/Etiqueta: navy
14 04, 2011

Northrop Grumman X-47B 1st flight


The Northrop Grumman X-47B is a demonstration Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle. The X-47 began as part of DARPA's J-UCAS program, and is now part of the United States Navy's UCAS-D (Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstration) program to create a carrier-based [...]

Northrop Grumman X-47B 1st flight2011-04-14T07:32:55+02:00
30 12, 2009

US Naval Flight Surgeons Manual


The unique aspect of aerospace medicine as practiced by a U.S. Naval Flight   Surgeon is the requirement to function independently at isolated duty stations. Whether at sea, on a small patch of land in mid-ocean, or at expeditionary airfield of [...]

US Naval Flight Surgeons Manual2009-12-30T08:04:19+02:00
9 12, 2009

Navy helicopter accident


Helicopters are complex, sophisticated machines.Vertical flight is an exclusive engineering feat that only helicopters can offer. They operate close to the ground. It therefore requires special attention to ensure safety of flight. Particular types of helicopter operations—military, fire-fighting, law enforcement, [...]

Navy helicopter accident2009-12-09T10:00:22+02:00