profpilot.co.uk | #8 Induced and Parasitic Aircraft Drag (Sounds Thrilling)

July 14, 2009

Video number 8 looks at what hinders an aircraft in it’s merry way along the sky: drag. Parasite drag, Form drag, Skin Friction drag and Induced drag are all discussed – from how they are created, to how they can be minimised.

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Duration : 0:4:54

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profpilot.co.uk | #7 Secondary Effects

June 23, 2009

Video 7 looks at the secondary effects of the primary flight controls, Adverse Yaw, frise and differential ailerons, and how the engine can effect flight dynamics.

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Duration : 0:4:57

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profpilot.co.uk | #6 Secondary Flight Controls

May 11, 2009

Episode 6 looks at elevator trim and flaps on the aircraft; the two main secondary flight controls you will be using in small aircraft.

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Duration : 0:4:46

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profpilot.co.uk | #5 Primary Flight Controls

April 6, 2009

Episode 5 looks at how an aircraft controls itself in pitch, roll and yaw using it’s primary flight controls. For European/UK pilot training course information, requirements, descriptions, listings, flight school reviews and more videos, go to http://www.profpilot.co.uk

Duration : 0:4:46

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profpilot.co.uk | #4 Angle of Attack

March 21, 2009

Episode 4 continues with the whole looking at aeroplanes thing by explaining what angle of attack is, and how we can alter it. Truly an epic piece of cinematography I am sure you will agree. For European/UK pilot training course information, requirements, descriptions, listings, flight school reviews and more videos, go to http://www.profpilot.co.uk

Duration : 0:4:39

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How To Fly A Plane; Introduction

February 17, 2009

Showing you the fundamental structures on an aircraft, what they are made up of, and how they work together. The result of a bored unemployed pilot’s exhilarating afternoon.
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Duration : 0:6:5

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