Fire in the Air
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Fire in the Air

NARRATOR: Amid growing confusion in the cockpit, the pilots of flight 2120 still don’t know that there’s smoke in the cabin. All they’re dealing with is just all the alarm bells going off that indicate that equipment is failing left, right, and center. NARRATOR: But mechanic Jean Paul Felipe realizes they’re in serious trouble. An […]

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How Do You Test the World’s Fastest Jet Engines?
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How Do You Test the World’s Fastest Jet Engines?

This is an Air Force Hush House. Yet, despite its name, it’s anything but quiet. Noise is a big problem. Your ears can’t take it. You can feel it in your chest. Here in the Hush House, aerospace propulsion technicians like Michael Smith have the important job of testing jet engines. It’s their responsibility to […]

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What Happens When an Aircraft Catches Fire?
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What Happens When an Aircraft Catches Fire?

How do you fight a fire when it’s in motion? The challenges faced by Air Force firefighters are unlike any other job in the world. Their response times must be instantaneous and the challenges, whether spatial, chemical, or kinetic, are numerous. The only thing all aircraft fires have in common is their immense stakes. That’s […]

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A Drone’s Worst Nightmare…
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A Drone’s Worst Nightmare…

Oh, I’m feeling it! I’m feeling it baby! Alright, people I’m out here At the University of Ontario Institute Technologies I’m in the Ace Wind Tunnel I’m feeling the beutiful wind Today, we’re going to find out How much wind it takes to kill a drone Let’s check it out You gotta knock the hat […]

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