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  1. dragon2knight liked Speedboat100's post in the thread No one can explain WHY planes fly....

    Doug McLean: [MEDIA]

    Feb 23, 2020 at 5:01 AM
  2. dragon2knight liked Norman's post in the thread No one can explain WHY planes fly....

    It's a little easier to see what's going on in this CFD clip than the original aluminum powder on water film. [MEDIA]

    Feb 20, 2020 at 3:19 AM
  3. dragon2knight liked Norman's post in the thread No one can explain WHY planes fly....

    Part two of this Vorticity lecture uses clips from Prandtl's film to illustrate the part of the lecture about lift and goes into more...

    Feb 20, 2020 at 3:19 AM
  4. dragon2knight liked mcrae0104's post in the thread No one can explain WHY planes fly....

    Here you go, BB. Enjoy. :) [MEDIA] The whole NSF Fluid Mechanics playlist will probably be of interest, as well as Dr. Lippisch's...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 12:36 PM
  5. dragon2knight liked Mcmark's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    My father retired from United and only flew Boeing jets. His first ride was engineer seat on DC 6&7. The Airbus is computer controlled...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 6:47 PM
  6. dragon2knight liked aeromomentum's post in the thread No one can explain WHY planes fly....

    It actually is really simple. You can also derive Bernoulli from Newton. Both are valid when applied correctly. The issue is many...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 4:36 AM
  7. dragon2knight liked D Hillberg's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    Think of the whip lash & side loads on the guys sitting in the tail? Blue water splash in the heads..... Galley items and food stuff...

    Feb 18, 2020 at 4:08 AM
  8. dragon2knight liked lr27's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    Must be tough on the runway.

    Feb 17, 2020
  9. dragon2knight liked Victor Bravo's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    I was talking about side loads, for which there are no shock absorbers. There's plenty of travel and shock absorption for vertical...

    Feb 17, 2020
  10. dragon2knight liked Speedboat100's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    Wonder if the pilot needs new underwear as well.

    Feb 17, 2020
  11. dragon2knight liked Turd Ferguson's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    every 380 landing looks like a train wreck. It's comical.

    Feb 17, 2020
  12. dragon2knight liked lr27's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    I don't envy the people who had to clean that airplane after the flight.

    Feb 17, 2020
  13. dragon2knight liked xwing's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    in the crab, had a nice steady extended flare just above the runway going there, to then fully settle on once, lots more force on this...

    Feb 17, 2020
  14. dragon2knight liked Victor Bravo's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    I'm impressed that the landing gear stayed on that Airbus. Can you imagine the side loads that went through the gear trunions and...

    Feb 17, 2020
  15. dragon2knight liked Pops's post in the thread Buy this crew a beer...!.

    Yep, he has worked hard for a long time.

    Feb 17, 2020
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