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  • Aviation In Aviation

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    Aviation has come a long way since the 19th century, from the Wright brothers taking flight with the first powered and controlled gliders, to aircraft that can travel up to supersonic speeds, orbiting satellites and space stations which then were only thought to be science-fiction. Aerospace and aviation has proven to be one of the biggest challenges to advance in the entirety of human existence. There are many factors and characteristics that contributed to this advancement such as the engines of

  • Role Of Aviation In Aviation

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    Aviation is a mode of transportation. This type of mode of transportation consists of the uses of an aircraft. Used to transport good, people and its also used for military uses. Aviation serves as one of the largest economic producers in the world. According to Lindbergh foundation the earliest action in aviation history was in 1783 was from the Montgolfier Brothers build the first ever air vehicle also know as a balloon. Every since then the world of aviation has changed dramatically as well as


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    Automation complacency has now become a common issue in aviation industry amongst pilots. The advancement in technology has allowed the pilots to set the computer to fly the pilot as they sit back and observe. This has made the pilots to have less piloting skill since they forget even how to perform simple operations on emergency. This has also resulted to fatal accidents. In August 1983, there were airline crashed that were associated with automated complacency in Korea Airlines. There were enough

  • Aviation

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    Having worked as bicycle mechanics, they understood the importance of several technologies working together to create one particular design, as well as the significance of balance. The brothers worked well together, learning from past attempts at aviation, and drawing from other’s findings, in addition to discovering many of their own. One of the most distinct differences in their attempt from other aviators was that the brothers began by first learning to fly and control the airplane in glider fo

  • Aviation Composites

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    vehicles like the space shuttle would have been almost impossible to construct without heat-resistant ceramic tiles to protect them during reentry into the earth’s atmosphere. Composite materials have become extremely useful and since been adapted for aviation. They have been in development ever since the use of aluminum in the early 1920’s. Composites are components that are mixtures of two or more inorganic or organic compounds. One material acts as a matrix, which is the compound that keeps everything

  • Aviation Oversight

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    federal government’s direct oversight of development in aviation, much of the technology and advancements we utilize today would not be available. Previous to the Deregulation Act of 1978, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) monitored and controlled nearly every aspect of the industry. It wasn’t until after the act was released, did the aviation industry begin seeing its true potential in transportation. By the early 1900’s, with the aviation industry just beginning, many enthusiasts experimented

  • Naval Aviation

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    Naval Aviation Throughout the history of Naval Aviation, one can see a growing force. As new technology and innovations arose and advanced, Naval Aviation improved as well. In times of war and peace, through training and dedication, naval aviators improved their abilities and tactics to produce the fighting force it is today. If by chance, the “revolt of the admirals” had failed, the United States Military would not be what it is today and the Navy could not have the liberty of enjoying the

  • Birth of Aviation

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    years later this invention lead to military manufacturing for WW1 and five years after that the postal air mail service. Our textbook indicated “the potential for growth of the airmail industry in particular, and in aviation activity in general, resulted in the need to have aviation managed, controlled, and regulated as a comprehensive system so that its potential for widespread growth would be met” (Wells & Young, 2011 p.57). Throughout the next fifty to sixty years the airline airlines jumped through

  • Aviation Legislation

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    established as standard rules for the civil aviation of European Union. • Under the regulation, EASA remains to be responsible for all design approvals, along with airworthiness design organization approvals and environmental certification. • The EASA is held responsible for production approvals, maintenance, and maintenance training organizations beyond the European Union • 2. Relationship between CAR 66 and PART M CAR66 – is part of GCAA Civil Aviation Regulations that provides for Aircraft Maintenance

  • Navaids in Aviation

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    us navigate the world will be even simpler than today. This paper will explain how some navigational aides work and how some of them came into existence. Flight Management Systems Flight management systems are one of the best navaids in commercial aviation. The flight management system (FMS) is made up of four systems in an aircraft, the FMC (flight management computer), the autopilot and flight director, the auto throttle, and the IRS’s. According to Boeing the FMS could be defined as, being capable