aeroplanes


seals & pipelines 454

seals and pipelines are used in transportation of hydraulic fluids in a plane. HYDRAULIC FLUIDS IN A PLANE they include:- DEF STAN 91 – 48 – mineral fluid for high pressures and low temperatures. it is coloured red. SKYDROL – it is a phosphate ester based synthetic hydraulic fluid . […]


fire detection in airplanes 776

  An airplane just like any other man made object can be prone to fire. It is therefore deemed necessary to fire proof or eliminate causes of fire in the airplane. Designated fire zones – engines, auxiliary power unit, wheel wells, cargo compartments, lavatories, bleed air ducts & electronic bays. […]


Ice protection systems 718

Ice on a plane can be dangerous and can sometimes prove to be fatal if it gets into a planes major components or windscreen hence there is need for ice protection. To get rid of this ice there are a couple of ways :- Fluid ice protection system – it […]


cockpit Explained 430

Have u ever entered a plane or seen it in a movie and the cockpit  looks like this : -what are all this gadgets and avionics?is there a way to memorize them all? if the pilots can, we also can. Well will cover each part one by one and to […]


specialized aircrafts 2585

This are aircrafts that perform their functions differently that the normal planes. The specialized aircraft combine or use different gadgets to enhance aerodynamics or increase performance. Flaperons – This performs both jobs of ailerons and flaps. they are structurally sound even though they are made of light material and are […]


Parts of an Aeroplane 572

In order to understand aeronautical engineering we first need to understand the basic aeroplane and its parts : –    The parts of an aircraft come together like a jigsaw puzzle as a work of art an a masterpiece that is aeronautical engineering. To understand better aeronautical engineering will have […]