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Pilot Profile: Scott Crossfield

Pilot Profile: Scott Crossfield

Posted by Kendra Kuhar on Mar 16th 2018

Albert S. "Scott" Crossfield was a Navy fighter pilot and flight instructor. Born on October 2, 1921, Crossfield attended the University of Washington to study aeronautical engineering. He eventually … read more
Aircraft Wings Need to Be More Flexible

Aircraft Wings Need to Be More Flexible

Posted by Kendra Kuhar on Nov 8th 2017

As part of the journey to building more fuel-efficient aircraft, aeronautic engineers have extensively researched ways to modify aircraft wings and make them more flexible.  Less rigid wi … read more