Tag: aviation

All Airplanes Actually Have Only One Wing
All Airplanes Actually Have Only One Wing

Riddle me this: can airplanes fly with only one wing? Or can they reach supersonic speeds — still with a single wing? If you answered no to both, you’re in for a surprise! There’s still […] Read More

Never Walk Under the Wings of Plane, Here’s Why
Never Walk Under the Wings of Plane, Here’s Why

There’s so much going on in airports and on board the planes that you don’t need to bother learning it all. But there are things you do want to know — yet no one will […] Read More

Some Airlines Let Passengers Choose a Plane Name
Some Airlines Let Passengers Choose a Plane Name

When the pilot greets you on board, they’ll talk about the weather and flight duration after introducing themselves and the crew. But have you ever been on a flight where the Captain introduced the plane […] Read More

Американский спутник снял сверхсекретный аппарат ВВС США?
Американский спутник снял сверхсекретный аппарат ВВС США?
Why Some Airplanes Have Rounded Noses and Not Pointed
Why Some Airplanes Have Rounded Noses and Not Pointed

Okay. One day I was sitting at the airport, counting the cash I had just pick-pocketed – no not really, just checking whether you were paying attention — and I noticed a couple of planes […] Read More

What It Was Like to Fly in the 1930s (Passengers Slept in Real Beds!)
What It Was Like to Fly in the 1930s (Passengers Slept in Real Beds!)

Frigid tempuratures, loud noise, sickening turbulence, and constant danger to boot. Hey sign me up! Nah, all that used to be part of a luxury only the most well-to-do people could afford. No it’s not […] Read More

Jessica Ambats – Pulse-Pounding Aerial Photography

I’m the kid that always looked overhead when a plane passed by. Something about aviation drew me in. I love flying. I love photographing flying. Aviation photography is a passion of mine, and it’s amazing […] Read More

Shooting Silhouettes in the Midday Sun: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey
Shooting Silhouettes in the Midday Sun: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey

In this video I show you how to shoot silhouettes on location, in the middle of the day. Hello I’m Gavin Hoey and you’re watching AdoramaTV brought to you by Adorama the camera store that’s […] Read More

What a Tiny Triangle Above Your Plane Seat Means
What a Tiny Triangle Above Your Plane Seat Means

Many of us think Flying is a great way to travel, but things can get dull if you wind up stuck on the tarmac waiting for takeoff. While you’re sitting there wondering if it would’ve […] Read More