What Makes Airplanes Fly?

June 30, 2020 | By JETechnology Staff

It’s fascinating to think that it was only a little over a century ago — on December 17, 1903, to be exact — that Wilbur and Orville Wright first flew their heavier-than-air powered airplane at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. Within a few short years, they patented their flying machine — U.S. patent 821,393 — and […]

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A Brief History of Flight

| By JETechnology Staff

For thousands of years, people have looked up at the sky and imagined what it would be like to fly. Today, people no longer have to imagine that feeling. Let’s explore how humankind developed aviation technology to fulfill that innate desire for flight. History of Flight Timeline A comprehensive history of flight could fill volumes […]

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How to Choose and Buy a Business Aircraft

April 23, 2020 | By JETechnology Staff

Besides feeling like James Bond, there are several reasons why investing in an aircraft for your business might be a wise decision. Companies choose to get a private plane for travel mainly for flexibility and time-efficient transportation. If you and your employees fly frequently, you can skip the inconveniences of traditional travel and increase your […]

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5 Steps to the Right Aircraft Maintenance Stand

April 22, 2020 | By JETechnology Staff

The maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) routine for any aircraft fleet is essential for safety and dependability. Proper care for your aircraft comes from being equipped with the right tools — and for aviation maintenance, there’s no substitute for work stands. Aircraft technicians can complete some basic MRO operations with pre-made aircraft maintenance stands. These are a […]

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Types of Corrosion in Aircraft

March 16, 2020 | By JETechnology Staff

Like most complex metal systems, aircraft are susceptible to corrosion. This type of damage affects not only the appearance of an aircraft but also its performance and reliability. As a result, it’s important to be able to recognize different types of aircraft corrosion and take action to address them when necessary. What Is Aircraft Corrosion? […]

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