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|NASAConnect - WYGTYA - Early Aircraft Navigation
NASA Connect Segment exploring the history of aviation. It explains GPS and what is being done to help pilots navigate in the air and on the ground.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Navigation; GPS; Aircraft; Pilots; Runway; Aerospace;
Popularity (downloads): 1469
|NASAConnect - SF - Aviation Safety
NASA Connect Segment that explores the safety of airports. The video explains the Federal Aviation Administration's primarily responsibility is maintaining the safety of public aviation.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Federal Aviation Administration; Airports; Regulations; Aviation Safety; Aircraft;
Popularity (downloads): 1516
How airplanes and helicopters help farmers. With excellent Kodachrome footage of cropdusting and crop spraying; insecticides and their application, and pests in action.
Keywords: Aviation: Agricultural; Aviation: General; Agriculture: Herbicides and pesticides;
Popularity (downloads): 497
How businesspeople can benefit from general aviation. With many shots of flying businessmen, airports and airport and aviation facilities in the Fifties. Kodachrome.
Keywords: Aviation: General; Transportation: Air; Occupations: Management;
Popularity (downloads): 400
|Dole Air Race, 1927
Aviation's elite converges on Oakland for the Dole race to Hawaii.
Keywords: Aviation: History;Newsreels;San Francisco: Aviation;
Popularity (downloads): 372
|Exploring 3D Navigation: Combining Speed-coupled Flying with Orbiting
Video Figure from CHI 2001 Paper. Author(s): Desney S. Tan, George G. Robertson & Mary Czerwinski
Keywords: CHI; egocentric navigation; 3D virtual environments; user studies; interaction techniques
Popularity (downloads): 529
|NASAConnect - PW - Weather and Aviation
NASA Connect Segment explaining the aviation weather channel and why pilots need to have a continual awareness of the changing nature of the atmosphere on their flight route.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Meteorology; Weather Channel; Aviation Safety; Pilot;
Popularity (downloads): 1247
|NASAConnect - WYGTYA - GPS For Pilots
NASA Connect Segment exploring the use of GPS in aircraft. Explains how NASA is improving navigation tools for pilots to use in the air and on runways.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Aircraft; GPS; Pilots; Digital Datalink Communication; Satellite; Runways; Aerospace; Aviation System; Safety Maintenance;
Popularity (downloads): 1324
|NASA Connect - FOFE - Commercial Flight
NASA Connect segment exploring the current situation of commercial flight and what kinds of new technology is in place to help pilots today.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Technology; Aviation; Commercial Aircraft; Air Traffic Control System; Navigation; Airspace;
Popularity (downloads): 1121
|Sentinel in the Sky
Modern radar for passenger aircraft. Shows how man has always reached for vision of the things beyond his sight, beginning, perhaps, with the ancient sailor who first climbed the mast...
Keywords: Animation;Radar;Aviation: Navigation;
Popularity (downloads): 1039