How Aircraft Ice Protection Works

How Aircraft Ice Protection Works

Ice protection systems are designed to keep atmospheric ice from accumulating on aircraft surfaces, such as wings, propellers, rotor blades, engine intakes, and environmental control intakes. Beacause the combination of flying aircraft and icing conditions can be bad...
Ailerons

Ailerons

An aileron (French for ‘little wing’) is a hinged flight control surface usually forming part of the trailing edge of each wing of a fixed-wing aircraft. Also refers to the extremities of a bird’s wings used to control their flight. Ailerons are used...
The 4 Steps Of Spin Recovery, Explained

The 4 Steps Of Spin Recovery, Explained

Have you ever practiced a spin? If you have (and even if you haven’t), you’ve probably heard the recovery acronym “PARE”. But do you know what each step is for? First Off, What Exactly Is A Spin? Before we jump into the spin recovery steps,...