The Man Who Ate An Airplane
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The Man Who Ate An Airplane

If you’re a long-time fan of The Infographics Show then you probably saw our previous video Man Who Eats Everything From Human Flesh To Live Eels. In that video we told you about an unfortunate soul named Tarrare who grew up in nineteenth century France and suffered from a freakish medical condition that saw him […]

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JetFlex – A Look at Aircraft Interior Coatings
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JetFlex – A Look at Aircraft Interior Coatings

With airlines and with VIP planes, there’s certain effects that they might want and with the Sherwin-Williams single component material that we use, it allows us to put textures and do different effects with paint. Some of the areas that are able to be removed from the aircraft are hard hit. We like to use […]

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Beyond the Aircraft: Elisa, Cabin Crew Member
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Beyond the Aircraft: Elisa, Cabin Crew Member

Although our days can look different, meaning we work with different crew different guests, different destinations, what stays consistent is safety. I’m Elisa Choi and I’ve been a Cabin Crew Member for WestJet for the past fifteen years. I’m also a mom of a twelve-year-old daughter. There’s more to being a cabin crew member than […]

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Mobile Aircraft Firefighting Trainer (MU Extension)
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Mobile Aircraft Firefighting Trainer (MU Extension)

(NATS) IT IS NOT EVERYDAY THAT FIREFIGHTERS ARE CALLED TO THE SCENE OF AN AIRPLANE CRASH. THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI EXTENSIONíS FIRE AND RESCUE TRAINING INSTITUTE PROVIDES MEN AND WOMEN ACROSS THE COUNTRY WITH THE OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN, AS THEY FIGHT FIRES. ìItís just like a real fire, youíve got to stay low, donít stand […]

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Beyond the Aircraft: John, Captain
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Beyond the Aircraft: John, Captain

I went to school for engineering, but I learned pretty quickly that I didn’t want to work in an office. Flying at 35,000 feet was about as far away I could get from sitting at a desk. My name is John Rand and I’m a Boeing 737 Captain for WestJet. I’ve been with WestJet for […]

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How Airlines Schedule Flights
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How Airlines Schedule Flights

This video was made possible by Clear. The first 200 people to sign up at clearme.com/wendover get three free months of speeding through airport security with Clear. Airlines are notoriously difficult businesses to run. Each and every flight operated is a multi-thousand dollar gamble on whether or not passengers will buy tickets. Aside from cost, […]

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