Neatorama Posts Tagged "aviation"
R.I.P. Jerrie Mock...

Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock died last Tuesday at her home in Quincy, Florida. If the name doesn’t sound familiar to you, it’s because she did not receive the lasting fame she should have for the stunt...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/10/06/RIP-Jerrie-Mock/
Stylish Pilots of the Early 20th Century...

The men and women who became pilots in the earliest days of airplane flight all had something in common -they were brave, adventurous go-getters. Many of them became quite famous, too, which means we have pictures of the...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/09/07/Stylish-Pilots-of-the-Early-20th-Century/
Old Aircraft Parts Turned into Luxurious Furniture...

If you live to fly--or just want to be able to eject from your office quickly--then Motoart has furniture for you. This studio of master craftsmen makes fine furniture from old airplane parts. You can view much more of t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/07/22/Old-Aircraft-Parts-Turned-into-Luxurious-Furniture/
What Are These Huge Concrete Arrows in the Desert For?...

During the late 1920s and early 1930s, the US Department of Commerce created an air mail route between Los Angeles and Salt Lake City. These enormous arrows helped pilots stay on course. The historical society of Washing...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/05/02/What-Are-These-Huge-Concrete-Arrows-in-the-Desert-For/
Russian Pilot: Yes, I Know the Runway Is Covered in Mud. Your Point?...

[youtube XUtYlR28Yb4](Video Link)It was time for this UTAir Antonov An-24 in Bodaybo, Russia to takeoff. The runway is a pile of mud. The tail keeps sliding to the right. But the pilot doesn't care. Like General Winter,...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/10/25/Russian-Pilot-Yes-I-Know-the-Runway-Is-Covered-in-Mud-Your-Point/
The Deadly Dole Air Race...

The Dole Air Race of August 16, 1927 was from Oakland, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, for a prize of $35,000. Fifteen planes were registered. Eleven qualified to start. Two crashed on the way to the starting point, and...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/26/the-deadly-dole-air-race/
World's First Airport for Exclusively Unmanned Aircraft...

The British government has opened a new airport in Wales that will provide services only to unmanned aircraft. Among them is the Royal Air Force's Watchkeeper drone, which is pictured above. Before this airport opened, t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/08/31/worlds-first-airport-for-exclusively-unmanned-aircraft/
Monocopter Flies Like a Maple Seed...

The Samarai Monocopter, developed by Lockheed Martin, is only ten inches long. But the designers don't plan to scale it up, but down. Their goal is to make one the size of a fingernail with a camera attached. Soldiers wo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/08/21/monocopter-flies-like-a-maple-seed/
The First 3D Printed Aircraft...

3d printing is such a new process that we are still discovering all the ways in which we can use it to enhance our lives. Well, the wait for the next big thing to print is over, because engineers from the UK have used th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/07/30/the-first-3d-printed-aircraft/
This Plane Needs Only 10 Feet of Runway to Takeoff...

(Video Link) Bush pilots in Alaska need to be able to land and take off in short distances. Many of them recently attended a competition focusing on this skill in the town of Knik River. Bobby Breeden, a student pilot...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/05/09/this-plane-needs-only-10-feet-of-runway-to-takeoff/




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