Posts Tagged ‘aviation enthusiasm’

Photo by Eric Dunetz

Taking a Step Back to Appreciate Flight

In today's world of high-speed technology, so many take advantage of air travel, but forget its long history. Taking a step back and adding a little perspective can make airplane geeks out of anyone.
by Phil Derner Jr.

A Southwest Airlines jet on approach to Logan Airport passes over Revere Beach. (Photo by Sara Jeanne Edwards via Flickr, CC BY-NC-SA)

Revere Beach Reveries: A Summer Oasis On Approach to Logan Airport

Sometimes when I hear the whine of jet engines, I think of the beach.
by Patrick Smith

Constructed from very light balsawood sheet and strip, boron filament, carbon fiber and a transparent covering of plastic film, these rubberband-powered planes can fly for up to 40 minutes at a time.

FLOAT: Inside the World of Competitive Rubberband-Powered Aircraft

A documentary about handmade “Indoor freeflight rubber-powered duration aircraft” is about to take off.
by Phil Derner Jr.



Aviation Photography and Copyright Infringement: Taking a Stand

Pinterest recently modified their Terms of Service, reversing their "we can sell your pictures" policy. A small victory, but how far do photo abuses go in our world?
by Phil Derner Jr.


NYCAviation Store Now Open!

NYCAviation is excited to announce that our online store is now open for business!
by Phil Derner Jr.