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CarterCopter Brings Gyroplanes Into The 21st Century

Posted on November 15th, 2013 · Posted in Aviation News

Carter Aviation Technologies, LLC is an aerospace research and development firm that has developed and demonstrated new and improved aviation concepts, including its Slowed-Rotor/Compound (“SR/C™”) Technology. SR/C™ Technology couples the speed, range and efficiency of an airplane with the vertical takeoff and landing (“VTOL”) capability of a helicopter and is..
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The Aviators – Episode 4.01 FREEview

Posted on November 13th, 2013 · Posted in Gun Camera Videos

This episode features the smallest jet in the world – the FLS Microjet, the faster aircraft in history – the SR-71 Blackbird, and air show superstar Sean D. Tucker. The Aviators is an award-winning weekly TV series featuring interesting people, the latest aircraft, the coolest technology and the best fly-in..
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Eurofighter Typhoon – Weapon of Mass Construction

Posted on November 8th, 2013 · Posted in Gun Camera Videos

National Geographic Megafactories – Eurofighter Typhoon Building a Eurofighter Typhoon in 7 Minutes

Flying the SR-71 Blackbird with USAF Lt. Col. Maury Rosenberg

Posted on November 7th, 2013 · Posted in Gun Camera Videos, Pilots & Everyone Else

An outstanding one-on-one interview of SR-71 pilot Lt.Col. Maury Rosenberg, USAF Retired, by Ron Carrico for the San Diego Air and Space Museum. In this one hour interview, Rosenberg discusses the flight parameters and characteristics of the SR-71 Blackbird which he flew for 9.5 years. About Lt. Col. Maury Rosenberg,..
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Dave Thatcher’s CX4 & CX5 – Affordable, Safe Aircraft to Build and Fly

Posted on November 7th, 2013 · Posted in Aviation News, Pilots & Everyone Else

by Kimberly Blair, Pensacola News Journal Dave Thatcher reminds you of silver screen icon Jimmy Stewart with his subtle wit, lanky frame and down-to-Earth demeanor. But Thatcher has spent his lifetime tinkering with ways to stay un-tethered from the terra firma, even if it’s only 10,000 feet above it. At..
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Light Sport Aircraft Lands on Make-Shift Carrier at Sea

Posted on November 4th, 2013 · Posted in Gun Camera Videos

With footage of six cameras including from inside the aircraft. Whilst filming how a small aircraft does aerial photography at sea, the “just in case something goes wrong” flat area for emergency landings just looks too good, so I cannot restrain myself and get away with landing on the moving..
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Story of finding the B-29 Superfortress ‘Kee-Bird’ in Greenland

Posted on November 4th, 2013 · Posted in Gun Camera Videos

Article courtesy of War History Online. The “Kee Bird” was a United States Army Air Forces B-29-95-BW Superfortress, 45-21768, of the 46th Reconnaissance Squadron, that became marooned after making an emergency landing in northwest Greenland during a secret Cold War spying mission on 21 February 1947. Although the entire crew..
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Lockheed-Martin SR-72 Hypersonic Aircraft, Twice as fast as the Blackbird

Posted on November 1st, 2013 · Posted in Aviation News

In 1976, U.S. Air Force SR-71 Blackbird crews flew from New York to London in less than two hours, reaching speeds exceeding Mach 3 and setting world records that have held up for nearly four decades. But those world records may not stay unbroken for long. That’s because today, at..
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Mike Machat wins National Aviation Hall of Fame award for Douglas Aircraft mural

Posted on October 29th, 2013 · Posted in Aviation News

The National Aviation Hall of Fame (NAHF) this morning awarded its 11th Annual Combs Gates Award to aviation artist, Mike Machat, of Woodland Hills, California. Machat is being recognized for his 10’ by 20’ mural titled Fly DOUGLAS!, located at the Museum of Flying in Santa Monica, California. Machat received..
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Warbird flight to Apple Valley Air Show 2013

Posted on October 16th, 2013 · Posted in Gun Camera Videos

A flight of Planes of Fame Warbirds flies to the Apple Valley Air Show 2013.