Lockheed SR 71 Blackbird taxing

10 Great Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird Facts!

Pilots & Aircraft

Speed, stealth and strength. These are the three words I would use to describe the great Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird! This classified aircraft was used for unique missions. It was first introduced in 1966 and was capable of traveling up to Mach 3.2 and reach an altitude of 85,000 feet. This is double the height of commercial aircraft […]

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RC Airplanes Electric VS Gas

Drones and R/C Flying

The RC airplanes electric vs gas topic has been a very relevant discussion for the RC hobby. The flying experience for an electric RC airplane will be different from a gas RC airplane. Depending on what you want out of the RC airplane hobby will determine the best airplane will be for you. In the RC world, […]

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Can Planes Fly In Rain?

Pilots & Aircraft

You have a flight, but as you are on your way to the airport, it starts to rain. You instantly think to yourself if your flight will be cancelled when you arrive at the airport. Can planes fly in rain safely? Aircraft flying through “water” is not the issue, but the weather systems and conditions associated […]

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