17 Air Travel Tips

[Curtains open] Good morning, John. I’m here in beautiful Anaheim, California, which you can’t see out the window because it’s very late. I’m here for VidCon but I’m going to do all the people who aren’t at VidCon a favor and not talk about VidCon. Is that okay? Here’s the situation: I don’t like flying. […]

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People With A Fear Of Heights Ride In A Hot Air Balloon (360° Video)

– Now this is– (flames blast) That’s the fire. – Sir, your left foot right there. So, foot right on over it. – [Enny] Here over the…? – Yeah, just put your foot right on there. Sit right down there, get that second foot in. – All right, ready? (exciting orchestral music) (flames blast) – […]

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How to Pilot a Glider or Sailplane : Determining Air Speed for a Glider Flight

Hi! My name is Gene; I’m glider flight instructor on behalf of Expert Village. If you focus on the air speed, the green arc is the maneuvering speed of the airplane. When you get into the yellow arc, that’s the caution area. That’s the point where complete deflection of the controls at high speed could […]

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This is the World’s First Helicopter! | Innovation Nation

whenever you hear about the inventors of powered flight it’s always the Wright Brothers Orville this Wilbur that well that’s probably because Igor doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue in the same way but Igor Sikorsky also changed aviation when he built this the first fully functioning helicopter it might not look sleek or aerodynamic […]

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Wind Wise Tips for Flying Airplanes — AviatorCast 132

On this episode of AviatorCast, Wind Wise Tips for Flying Airplanes. Welcome, aviators, to another episode of AviatorCast. Load up your flight bag with useful flight training topics, interviews, and aviation passion. Let’s kick the tires and light the fires. Coming to you from Angle of Attack Headquarters in Homer, Alaska. Here’s your host and […]

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How to Fly a Powered Para Glider : Weather Tips for Powered Paragliding

Welcome to Expert Village. My name is Hugh Murphy with Surf the Sky Paragliding. In this clip, we’ll talk about weather that we want to fly in. Since we are the smallest craft in aviation, we are very susceptible to the micro-climates of winds. For instance, weather can be different on one side of a […]

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