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These Students Successfully Engineered a Hybrid Rocket Engine
Aerospace

These Students Successfully Engineered a Hybrid Rocket Engine

The engine uses paraffin and a novel nitrous oxide-oxygen mixture called Nytrox.September 14, 2020They say if you stay the course and persevere, you will succeed. This is what a bunch of students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign discovered.The pupils had set a very lofty goal for themselves: to build a hybrid rocket engine that uses paraffin and a novel nitrous oxide-oxygen mixture called Nytrox.

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Aerospace

These Students Successfully Engineered a Hybrid Rocket Engine

The engine uses paraffin and a novel nitrous oxide-oxygen mixture called Nytrox.September 14, 2020They say if you stay the course and persevere, you will succeed. This is what a bunch of students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign discovered.The pupils had set a very lofty goal for themselves: to build a hybrid rocket engine that uses paraffin and a novel nitrous oxide-oxygen mixture called Nytrox.
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Aerospace

How Does the Black Box in an Aircraft Work?

The data collected by the sensors of the airplane goes to the flight data acquisition unit which is located towards the front of the aircraft, and it sends the data to the black boxes.March 12, 2014One of the first things that is asked when any airplane crashes is what caused the accident and this is when investigators looking into the accident turn to the black box, which is made up of a flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder.
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Aerospace

How a Jet Engine Works

We& 39;re going to explain the processes involved so that anyone could get a good understanding of the underlying principles behind jet engines.April 23, 2014You may have wondered how a jet engine works but gave up on the idea that you would be able to understand rocket science. But it& 39;s actually a simple concept to grasp and one that will impress the person by your side on your next flight.
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Aerospace

Airbus A320 forced to abort landing

December 07, 2015An Airbus A320 was forced to abort landing at Manchester airport after being hit by a strong crosswind. The failed landing was captured on video, you can watch the video below. A combination of gale forced wind and heavy rain caused the airbus to seesaw and lurch violently seconds before landing.
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