Category: Aeroplane

Skydiving Options For Beginners

A friend of mine recently completed a sponsored tandem skydive for charity and he has gone on about nothing else since and his sudden love of jumping out of aeroplanes intrigued me, so I decided to find out a bit more about it. Here is my short guide to the different types of skydiving options
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Rahu The Shadow Planet

Rahu and Ketu are shadow planets and have no physical form like other seven planets. Taurus is its exaltation sign and Scorpio is its debilitated sign. Rahu also acts a catalyst agent to enhance the results of that strong planet with whom it is conjoined. General charters tics of Rahu: Considered as cruel, significator of
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What Happens When You Travel Faster Than Sound?

Sound waves are like ripples in a pond that radiate around the object. An aeroplane travelling at sub-sonic speed will be travelling behind the sound that it has emitted. When the aeroplane reaches the exact speed of sound, the sound it is producing will accompany it on its journey. This can be very dangerous. Why?
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Can We Live Without GPS?

While it was the military who developed this technology for their internal use, it soon became available for all and became extremely popular as well. Another reason of its popularity was perhaps the low cost which is associated with it, be it the installation cost or the running cost. Now, GPRS devices are used in
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Representation of a Vector

The length of the arrow on a certain scale represents the magnitude of the vector and arrow-head, and gives the direction of the vector. Let us consider an example. Suppose an aeroplane flies towards east with a velocity of 500 km / h. To represent the velocity of this aeroplane we first indicate north south
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What Makes an Aeroplane Fly?

One thing that you really need to understand before you can build a toy plane that actually flies is what it is that makes planes fly in the first place. Luckily, with a little explanation, the basic scientific principles of plane flight aren’t too difficult to understand. The key to flight, understandably, is the wings.
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