White Paint

Ever wonder why most planes are painted white? post sponsored by Towing Las Vegas Taking a trip has actually come to be a simple setting of linking to individuals worldwide. All that one has to do is simply publication tickets and also fly to a brand-new area in either mins or simply couple of hrs. This has actually been the remarkable power of Air transportation. With this fantastic modern technology and also the variety of airplanes that we see flying makes us question exactly how efficiently...

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Plane or Car?

Why is Traveling by Plane Better than Driving?   This probably seems like quite a silly question to those of us that are flight enthusiasts, but it is a real question that is being asked by people all across the United States as they prepare to take their vacations. What exactly is the reasoning behind flying, even to relatively close locations, rather than driving there? Well, we hope to dive into some of the real benefits of traveling through the air instead of on the ground in this...

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Travel Info

Oh Boy   I am getting ready to put my boys on a plane by themselves from Las Vegas, Nevada to go see grandma. I am thinking, when did times changes so much? I was 30 years old before I flew for the first time, mostly due to price. My curiosity got the best of me and this is what I found on the history of airfare in 1950’s: From Chicago to Phoenix it was $69. Today that would be around $584 and mind you that’s one way From New York to Rome, Italy it was #360 which is about $3,045...

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How Does A Plane STay In The Air?

Technical Stuff!   Most of us of have flown on an airplane at some point in our lives. Have you ever thought “How is flight possible?” I think about it often when I see a bird, an airplane, or a helicopter. It is a very interesting thing that it is possible. I wanted to know more about it and I would like to share what I recently learned with you. Let’s start with the principal of lift: The shape of the wing (rounded on top, flat on the bottom) is what creates lift which makes the...

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14 yrs Old And Killin It

Our Son The Pilot Ever since we moved to Las Vegas back in 2013 our 14 yr old son has been in love with being a pilot. We assume he caught the bug when we took him to the air show out at Nellis AFB. The Blue Angels were there and put on an awesome show. I tell ya the kid’s eyes were wide open the whole time and we were not sure if he blinked or not. We went inside every single plane on display that day and spent about 6 hours looking and talking to other pilots. Our son was in heaven and...

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The Cessna

Our Fav One of the most common planes people learn to fly in is the Cessna 172. The Cessna is a four-seat, single-engine, high wing, fixed-wing aircraft made by the Cessna Aircraft Company. In 1955 it was first flown and now more 172’s have been built than any other aircraft. It is one of the most popular aircrafts in history. Some interesting facts about the Cessna 172:

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A Lil’ History

A Foundation Of Information   The Wright brothers first sustained flight on December 17, 1903. Things have come a long way since then. Now a days even kids can fly a plane. When my son was 13 I bought him flying lessons for Christmas. He even flew me and my 5 year son on a 1 hour flight (with a trained pilot in the passenger seat). Pretty crazy how things have change in the flying world. A brief history: 1903 – First sustained flight 1910 – First airplane take off from a ship 1914...

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