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How aerial firefighters are trained to fight forest fires

Aerial firefighters go through intense training before they fight active wildfires from the sky. These firefighters work with government agencies like the US Forest Service and state governments. Insider spent three days with Bridger’s training team in Arizona to see pilots train. Visit the Business section of Insider for more […]
How aerial firefighters are trained to fight forest fires
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How autopilot on an airplane works

An automatic flight control system is described as dumb and dutiful. The success of the autopilot depends on the knowledge of the actual human pilot.
How autopilot on an airplane works
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I’m a flight instructor in Las Vegas, where clients rent private planes for up to $1,000 an hour. Business is booming as people are coming out of the woodwork wanting to learn to fly.

Carl May is a 38-year-old flight instructor and director of flight operations for All In Aviation in Las Vegas. He’s been teaching and flying planes around the US for 17 years. Despite the ongoing pandemic, business for All In Aviation has boomed this year, and May has nearly doubled his […]
I’m a flight instructor in Las Vegas, where clients rent private planes for up to $1,000 an hour. Business is booming as people are coming out of the woodwork wanting to learn to fly.
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Air Crash Investigator breaks down 12 Plane Crashes in Movies

Stephen Moss is a former investigator at the Air Accident Investigation Branch in the UK. Moss spent 35 years investigating crash scenes, including Lockerbie and the Manchester runway fire in 1985. Moss breaks down the realism of air crashes and accidents in TV and movies. He assesses scenes in movies […]
Air Crash Investigator breaks down 12 Plane Crashes in Movies