Jet Engine Homemade 2.0 | 1. Testrun
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Jet Engine Homemade 2.0 | 1. Testrun

This is a short compilation from the first test runs. The jet engine should run with propane and gets started with an electric motor or compressed air (we tried both). Unfortunately it is not self-sustain, but sometimes it doesn’t look so bad, but this you can watch now. To improve it we have now two […]

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Homemade Jet Engine 3.0 | Complete Setup
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Homemade Jet Engine 3.0 | Complete Setup

I decided to give you guys a better overview about the current status of the turbine. So this is how it is built together from the shaft to the final setup. Of course, we begin with this diffusor, this main ground plate. Here we installed the fuel system. To prevent anything from warp, now the […]

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Aircraft Loading Error
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Aircraft Loading Error

On Tuesday 13th December 2016, a Virgin Australia Boeing 737-800 aircraft was being prepared to operate flight 1393 from Adelaide, South Australia to Brisbane, Queensland. At 9:27 Central Standard Time, the graphical load instruction report was sent to the ramp staff allocated to load the aircraft. Virgin Australia used an electronic load control system, which […]

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Roswell’s Bizarre Aircraft Boneyard

NARRATOR: There may be no place in America with stranger aviation stories than this. [STATIC AND INTERFERENCE] Crunch. Rip. Smash. [WESTERN MUSIC PLAYING] Welcome to Roswell, New Mexico, where aircraft come to die. Anyone frustrated by the current state of air travel might want to try their hand at this, tearing apart an entire airplane. […]

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