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  1. How Air Travel Is Adjusting for More Sustainability

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    As the world becomes more aware of the environmental impacts of everyday activities such as travel, work and entertainment, industries have looked at how they can adjust for more sustainability. The airline industry has looked at ways to have less of an environmental impact through airports, planes and airline practices including using renewable energy sources, carbon offsetting and alternative fuels. Not only does this make air travel more appealing ...
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  2. 4 Tips For Building Your Own Airplane

    So you've decided you want to build your own airplane. Whether you choose to build from scratch, sourcing all your own materials and assembling yourself, or build from a kit, it can be a daunting endeavor. Once the initial excitement has worn off and you're faced with hours of hard labor and unexpected costs, you might even regret taking it on in the first place. Having the right backup plans and safety nets in place before you begin will help you avoid a lot of headaches.
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  3. Preparing Pilots for Airplane Emergencies

    Technological advancements have improved air travel dramatically. Although aircraft are safer than ever before, pilots must frequently train for emergencies and consistently monitor pre-flight and post-flight checklists. Malfunctions and poor weather conditions can test a pilot’s ability to maintain steady flight. Some problems that occur during flight can be corrected, but serious issues many necessitate an emergency landing. By remaining calm and reacting quickly, you can assess the situation ...
  4. Pilot Training 101

    We have come a long way since the plane was first invented in the early part of the 20th century. It was an incredible engineering feat then, and they have only gotten more impressive. As part of your pilot training, you should get to know your aircraft inside and out – but here are the basic parts to get you started.

    The “Power Plant”
    One of the most complex parts of air craft, the power plant includes the propeller and the engine, which generate the power. This part of the ...
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  5. 4 Ways to Fly Despite Your Fears

    Flying is one of humanity’s greatest achievements, as it allows for the fastest and safest form of long distance travel. However, many are afraid of flying. In come cases, this is because of a fear or heights, or it may be because they perceive plane crashes to be much more common than they actually are. Here are some crucial life hacks that can make flights more tolerable.

    Relaxation
    There are a couple of very good reasons to sleep through a flight. While many simply aren’t ...
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