These indicators are often referred to as the six pack and show, among other things, altitude, attitude (orientation of the aircraft relative to Earth's horizon), compass heading, and speed—both forward and up or down (rate of climb). The U.S. Air Force wasted $549 million on faulty Italian-made cargo planes for the Afghan government and no one involved in the deal has been held to account, according to a ne … ( More ) Submitted by James Steiner 39 The airplane shown on this slide is a turbine-powered airliner which has been chosen as a representative aircraft.
A man afraid to fly must ensure that a plane lands safely after the pilots become sick. First airplane flies Near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, Orville and Wilbur Wright make the first successful flight in history of a self-propelled, heavier-than-air aircraft. Orville piloted the... Take on the role of an air traffic controller for a small, but growing, airport.