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Gear type selection

Lot of gear type can be used in a conventional gearbox but, in a power transmission aero gearbox the requirement related to the power density reduce the choice to 4 mains types; single helical, double helical and high contact ratio spur or double helical high contact ratio gear. 81 more words


Keep it complicated, stupid

Tom Whitehouse, LEIF (by the way, the picture above is not me. I have more hair and a smaller beard)  

If God had wanted term sheets to be simple he would never have created corporate venture capital.  763 more words

Advanced Materials

Federal Register Highlights - 5/20/15

Unpublished, time-sensitive and proposed rules for May 20, 2015:

TEMPORARY RULE: The Coast Guard has issued a temporary deviation from the operating schedule that governs the Stillwater Highway Drawbridge across the St. 1,189 more words

Daily Updates

Qatar Airways to bring the Airbus A350-900 to Munich

Qatar Airways (Doha) has announced it will add the new Airbus A350-900 on the Doha – Munich daily route starting on October 1. The airline issued this statement: 349 more words


Air plane racing

If I was a pilot, I’d race on the sky,

With other pilots, like Schumacher-fly.

Take a Concorde and do jet-trail loops,

Around the Jumbo with sound-speed swoops. 77 more words

Peopley Story

Successful first flight of LEAP-powered Airbus A320neo, with Safran engines and systems.

Airbus has carried out a successful first flight of the A320neo, the reengined version of its single-aisle commercial jet, powered by twin LEAP-1A engines. The airplane took off at 1:24 pm from Toulouse, landing 4 hours, 25 minutes later. 344 more words


Philippine Airlines is coming to Cairns and Auckland

Philippine Airlines (Philippines) (Manila) has announced it will launch a new route to Auckland, New Zealand via Cairns starting on December 1. The carrier will use Airbus A320s on the new route. 192 more words