Air turbulence: two experts debunk the myths

Air turbulence experts Dr Bruce Carmichael and Dr Bob Sharman

Dr Bruce Carmichael and Dr Bob Sharman

Does air turbulence reduce you to a gibbering wreck?

If so, this interview could be a GAME-CHANGER for you.

Joining me are two of the world’s top experts in the field of aviation weather research.

Dr Bruce Carmichael is the Director of the Aviation Applications Program at the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

His colleague, Dr Bob Sharman, is Project Scientist with the Program.

Their work focuses on how to get better weather information into the hands of people like pilots and air-traffic controllers.

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Aircraft lift explained – by an Oxford Professor

Professor Holger Babinsky

Professor Holger Babinsky

Do you feel there’s something UNNATURAL about a giant plane being held up by thin air?

If so, you owe it to yourself to discover the very real – and very powerful – force that makes it happen. I’m talking about lift.

Why do you need to get your head around lift?

Because if you feel there’s something mysterious about how planes stay in the air, you’ll ALWAYS find air travel Hellish.

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Why the wings on your plane won’t snap off

Fear of Flying School interview

Do you worry about the wings on your plane SNAPPING off?

I sure used to. And it scared the HELL out of me.

Especially watching them bounce up and down as the plane was taxiing to the runway.

Or – WORSE – seeing them bouncing when flying through turbulence.

If you can relate to what I’m talking about, don’t miss this interview with an expert in aircraft construction.

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