Tag Archives: flight

Wow!

I saw this and had to pass it along: Meet Jarno Smeets, a mechanical engineer who has invented a device that allows him to takoff, fly and land like a bird with what he calls a “semi human powered flying device”. He … Continue reading

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First stop- Kuwait

After the long charter flight from the states, we landed in the early evening at a base in Kuwait. I helped unload the baggage from the baggage compartment (good workout) into trucks and we were transported to the briefing area where … Continue reading

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Heading overseas

So last January, we got the word that we were being sent into theater (vague reference intended). After arriving at the Army base, we spent about a week getting processed into the system- medical records checked, shots, and death by … Continue reading

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Jun 23, 2009- NASA SCA pilot’s story

Got this in an email at work and thought I would share it with you. I was wondering what he was doing up there while we were on the runway! Normally they don’t do fly bys. NASA 747 pilot shares … Continue reading

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Dec 18, 2008- Endeavour’s flight home- pics

Got these yesterday in my work e-mail- NASA photographer flew in an F-18 to get some of these awesome shots. Pics of takeoff and flight back to KSC. Flying over the Grand Canyon…

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