What’s The Difference Between an Airplane and an Aircraft?

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People originally imagined aircraft thousands of years ago when they dreamed of being able to fly for themselves. Some of the Greek, Sumerian, and Egyptian gods could fly or float in the air. Men recognized themselves in those gods and desired to fly.  The Wright brothers gave this idea wings at the … Read more

Tips for Buying Your Child’s First RC Plane

a speeding white RC plane

Most people would agree that childhood creates a massive impact on every person’s life. A great childhood encompasses fun and healthy memories of play, exploration, and learning. The precious joy of childhood is something that only we, parents, can offer. And we can do so by undertaking the stuff we and kids … Read more

Essential Tools for Scale Modeling

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Whether it’s building cars, planes, ships, bikes, trucks, or even robots, scale modeling is a fun and rewarding hobby that entices many people across the world. No surprise, as apart from the excitement, it also provides lots of benefits that make it a truly unique experience compared to most other hobbies and … Read more

The Top Aeronautical Engineering Schools in The World

The Top Aeronautical Engineering Schools in The World

When you were asked what you wanted to become when you were just a kid, what was your answer? If you answered that you want to create extraordinary technologies such as jets, rockets, helicopters, and a whole lot more, you may want to follow your childhood dreams and become an aeronautical engineer. … Read more

What is a Glider Plane?

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A glider is a type of aircraft that can fly with no engine. There are several types of gliders such as paper airplanes, toy gliders made of Styrofoam or balsa wood, and hang-gliders, a piloted aircraft with cloth wings. Some hang-gliders look like controllable parachutes, while some may look like piloted kites. … Read more

What is Aerotowing?

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To perform aerotowing, a powered aircraft has to be attached to a glider using a tow rope. Motor gliders or a single-engine light aircraft are typically used in this exhibition. After being connected to each other, the tow plane then takes the glider up to the sky and in a preferred height … Read more

What are ARTF Plane Kits?

Micro-sized 3D plane

Introduction RC Planes are one of the best ways to kill your time if you already have had a full experience with an RC Car or Semi-Truck. RC Planes are a bit difficult to control compared to an RC car, but they do bring the same amount of fun. If you are … Read more

History of the Spitfire Airplane

The Supermarine spitfire being used by Royal Airforce of Britain.

Introduction Long raged wars have often ended due to the negative repercussions that were being caused by the modern equipment such as bomber aircrafts which damaged a lot of area as well as killed a large number of people as well. As a result of this, due to extreme violence by the … Read more