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The United States Air Force is by far the most superior air force across the globe. But what makes it the strongest? To start with, USAF has over 13,264 aircraft with more than 462,000 workers! Surprisingly USAF is three times larger than the Russian Air Force, the second most superior air force globally. Russian Air Force has around 4,163 military … Read more
The Northrop Grumman X-47B is one of the coolest military aircraft of the 21st century. It is an experimental strike and surveillance aircraft designed to perform one of the most difficult feats in aviation. This includes for instance landing and taking off from a carrier deck at sea. But that too without a pilot. The size of X-47B is similar to a … Read more
A helicopter is quite a lot more difficult to fly than airplanes or aero planes/ airplanes. People make all these impossible analogies, when really it’s quite simple. An airplane is like a car. You steer it where you want it to go. A helicopter is like a motorcycle. You’re part of the machine, it’s part of you, and you just … Read more
Lockheed Martin has developed a strategic tanker for US Air Force known as the LMXT. It is made in America by Americans for Americans. The LMXT is delivered in response to the KC-Y program of the United States Air Force. KC-Y program of the US Air Force was launched on 16th June, 2021 which requires development in aerial refueling for … Read more
Tata Motors has launched Tata Tigor EV on 31 August, 2021. After the good market response of Tata Nexon EV, Tata Motors is expecting the same performance from Tata Tigor EV. The ex-showroom price for Tata Tigor EV starts from 11.99 Lakhs and with this, it is one of the most affordable all electric four wheeler in India. The Tata … Read more
The International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials has developed catalysts that are believed to reduce the overall costs and improve the efficiency of metal-air batteries. What are Metal-Air Batteries? A metal-air battery is a type of battery in which there is a base metal that acts as a negative electrode and oxygen (in the air) acts … Read more
Planning to buy an EV? Don’t forget to fill up few forms and get a subsidy on Electric Vehicles by the government. Many countries and states in India have framed policies to encourage production as well as sales of electric vehicles. Gujarat is one of the Indian states which have framed a well defined policy to reward Electric Vehicles buyers. … Read more
The Alcazar is a Spanish word (derived from the Arabic word Al-Qaṣr) which means a fortress. The all new Hyundai Alcazar was launched in June, 2021. It is basically an extension to the Hyundai Creta. There are three rows in Hyundai Alcazar due to which it is believed that it will attract a lot of customers. This became true when … Read more
Recently, Neymar (a Brazilian Professional Footballer) went to a soccer practice session in his black Mercedes chopper having worth close to $15 million. The helicopter is royal black in color and it is believed that the style of Neymar’s helicopter is inspired from batman. A video and a few pictures went viral on social media platforms after this. The black … Read more
The Folland Gnat is a British-made fighter aircraft. It is a subsonic aircraft and has a swept-wing configuration. Subsonic Aircraft are those aircraft whose speed is less than 1 Mach. 1 Mach is also equal to the speed of sound i.e. 343 m/s. In Swept Wing configuration, the wings of the aircraft are at some angle rather than straight. Swept … Read more
Getting the first scratch on your first car is really painful. Very recently, I got two scratches on my car from a trash bin while parking. And on a dark-colored vehicle, these scratches are quite visible. I ordered an expensive car scratch remover from an e-commerce website but I found it useless. Unexpectedly, a product caught my eye on Amazon … Read more
On the 26th of January, 2020 a helicopter crashed in California. In this crash, all nine people died including Kobe Bryant, his thirteen years old daughter Gianna. Who Was Kobe Bryant? Kobe Bryant was an American professional Basketball player. Kobe Bryant is regarded as one of the greatest basketball players of all time. The aircraft which crashed was a Sikorsky … Read more
The Aeronautical Superpowers are at war on Stealth Technology right now. Stealth Technology is also referred to as Low Observable Technology or LO Technology. The objective of using stealth technology is to make a moving object invisible to the radiations used for detecting. Stealth Aircraft are the future of new-generation warfare. Operation Neptune Spear Remember 2nd May 2011? An operation … Read more
Osama bin Mohammed bin Awad Bin Laden also commonly known as Osama Bin Laden or Usama Bin Laden was the founder of militant organization Al-Qaeda. Background On 2nd May 2011, a special operation codenamed Neptune Spear was carried out by US Navy Seals in Pakistan to kill Osama Bin Laden. A piece of credit for successfully executing the mission goes … Read more
The Rotor System of a helicopter refers to the rotating part of a helicopter that helps in creating the lift. This is the same part of the helicopter to which the blades are attached. A Rotor System can be horizontal like the main rotor of a helicopter which creates vertical lift and it can be vertical like the tail rotor … Read more
Turbine Engines are also known as Turboshaft Engines. The age of Turbine engines started in 1951 when Charles H. Kaman, an American aeronautical engineer developed a new kind of engine for his K-225 Helicopter. This engine was later known as the Turboshaft Engine. Consequently, the K-225 helicopter became the first helicopter powered by a turboshaft engine. In the first half … Read more
Torque and Horsepower are the most important specifications in a car. Most people are familiar with power as it is a frequently used term, but understanding Torque can be a bit tricky if you did not like Physics in your high school. So, today we will clear the high school doubts first with examples, and automatically this question will be … Read more
The GMC Hummer EV is an off-road luxury all-electric vehicle made by GMC. The Hummer EV includes a Pickup Truck and an SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle). Our Verdict: Impeccable design with powerful all-electric engine and better performance both on and off-road. 4.5 out of 5 stars The world’s first all-electric super truck was unveiled by General Motors recently and the … Read more
With the frequent hikes in gas prices, registration fees, the demand for vehicles with good mileage, great power at a reasonable price have increased. Due to increase in the oil prices, a big chunk of population these days looks for affordable cars rather than expensive and dashing cars. The continuous improvement in technology and infrastructure in the automobile industry has … Read more
KTM Duke 390 truly stands apart from its siblings and its competitors. The unique sporty look and powerful acceleration make KTM Duke 390 a top choice of young bikers. The KTM 390 DUKE attracts so many young bikers to the thrill of street motorcycling. So let’s discuss, what all features make the KTM Duke 390 so popular and widely acceptable. … Read more
Although helicopters are not exactly known for their speed, they can fly at really higher speeds than what most people think. If you’re flying a helicopter, you might be surprised by how fast it is going, especially if you compare it to driving a car or bike. In this article, we’ll bring the fastest helicopters ever made. We will use … Read more
Helicopters fly with the help of rotor blades. The shape of these helicopter blades or rotor blades is not symmetric as it seems in the movies and pictures. These blades have a specific asymmetric shape known as Airfoil. More details about airfoil are discussed in this article later. Helicopters are a part of the Rotary Wing family of aircraft. This … Read more