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You won't see these 5 things in an airport today

You won't see these 5 things in an airport today

Posted by Kayleigh DeMace on Jun 19th 2018

The airports of today are so much different than they used to be. Things are stricter and much more structured. There are hard and fast rules, and there are no bending them. Here are 5 things you w …
How did pilots navigate before GPS systems?

How did pilots navigate before GPS systems?

Posted by Kendra Kuhar on Jun 12th 2018

Before the GPS provided exact coordinates and became fully operational on flights in 1994, pilots had to navigate through the air in a different way. They relied on map reading methods, measuring t …
What is a black box?

What is a black box?

Posted by Kendra Kuhar on Jun 5th 2018

When aircraft crash or disappear, investigators highly prioritize retrieving the aircraft's black box. The device records the entire flight, as well as conversations in the cockpit and between the …
The Distinguished Flying Cross Society

The Distinguished Flying Cross Society

Posted by Kendra Kuhar on May 29th 2018

When remembering all who served on Memorial Day, the Distinguished Flying Cross Society is an organization that helps honor and salute our fallen heroes. The society awards aviators and aircr …
Aviation Mysteries: EgyptAir Flight 990

Aviation Mysteries: EgyptAir Flight 990

Posted by Kayleigh DeMace on Apr 30th 2018

Aviation mysteries haunt us and hold our attention and have done so relentlessly over time. The case of EgyptAir Flight 990 is no exception. While the plane itself was found and a cause is speculated, …

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