Previous posts discussing technical aspects of aviation

Rise Of The Drones – (NOVA) Documentary of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)

One of the questions asked of our VIPs at the ANZAC Day Luncheon involved the role of UAVs in Australian ...
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ANZAC Day Spitfire Tribute Series Video 6: Spitfire – British Legend

Grab coffee, and settle in.  An engaging, comprehensive British documentary on the Spitfire. Duration: 1 h 14 min This video ...
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Early “Direction Finding” during WWII – Britain’s Pipsqueak

What do you get if you hook up a clock to a Spitfire TRD9 radio? Britain’s first foray into the ...
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The Engine That Won World War II – Jay Leno’s Garage

With 1390 hp, Jay demonstrates the power and engineering of the Merlin 1650-1 engine that was the heart of the ...
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Unorthodox role for a Spitfire

The underbelly of history. A lot of stories like this buried with the men who fulfilled the missions… In the ...
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