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  MySpace.com - Aeroplane - Sittard, Limburg - Funk / Rock - www.myspace.com/aeroplanesounds
AEROPLANE is a young funkband located in the south of “Dutchland”.
After meeting eachother in other musical projects, Michiel, Simon and Peter thought it was time to do their own thing, which led to forming AEROPLANE in the fall of 2006.
After almost one year of AEROPLANE, the band will be recording new songs over the next few months to gather enough material for their first EP.
www.myspace.com /aeroplanesounds   (1033 words)

  Aeroplane - MSN Encarta
Aeroplane, heavier-than-air craft that is usually propelled mechanically and supported by the aerodynamic action of the airstream on fixed-wing surfaces.
As an aeroplane flies on a level course, the lift contributed by the wing and other parts of the structure counterbalances the weight of the plane.
Aeroplane designers conceive aircraft with the highest possible ratio of lift to drag, which occurs when the drag resulting from the shape is equal to the induced drag resulting from the lift.
uk.encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761556643/Aeroplane.html   (1337 words)

 The Aeroplane Speaks - CHAPTER II
First, imagine the aeroplane travelling in the direction of motion, which coincides with the direction of thrust T. The weight is, of course, balanced about a C.P., the resultant of the C.P. of the main surface and the C.P. of the stabilizing surface.
Aeroplanes have, in the past, been built with a stabilizing surface in front of the main surface instead of at the rear of it.
The aeroplane is then, as a glider, nose-heavy--and the distance the C.G. is placed in advance of the C.L. should be such as to ensure a gliding angle producing a velocity the same as the normal flying speed (for which the strength of construction has been designed).
www.worldwideschool.org /library/books/tech/engineering/TheAeroplaneSpeaks/chap6.html   (4039 words)

 Aeroplane - MSN Encarta
An aeroplane about to break the sound barrier is on the verge of catching up with the pressure waves created by its own forward motion.
The resulting distortion of the airflow at Mach 1 causes the formation of a shock wave, known as the compressibility shock, which greatly increases the drag of the plane.
The present-day conventional aeroplane may be divided into four components: fuselage, wings, tail assembly, and landing gear, or undercarriage.
uk.encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761556643_2/Aeroplane.html   (498 words)

 A New Aeroplane
It is built on the aeroplane principle, that is, it has no gasbag or balloon to support it, but is supported in air only when in motion, and by the upward reaction of the air upon the underside of thin fixed surfaces or aeroplanes, which are slightly inclined to the line of motion.
The upper rear aeroplane is rectangular in shape, and 21 feet by 6 1/2 feet in width and depth.
The edges of the diedral angle aeroplanes not extending to the edges of the two upper aeroplanes, a further improvement in the stability is gained by leaving the same yielding and elastic under pressure.
invention.psychology.msstate.edu /library/Magazines/Ludlow1.html   (1182 words)

 T Glossary - Aeroplane Magazine - History in the Air   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Torque: The moment of the aerodynamic forces about the thrust line of a propeller which tends to turn the aeroplane in the opposite direction to that in which the propeller is rotating.
Aeroplanes with Townend rings were the Vickers Wellesley, the Westland Wallace and the Gloster Gauntlet.
A tractor propeller is usually fitted in the nose or in the front of engine nacelles in the wings and is distinct from a pusher propeller which propels the aeroplane and is thus situated in the rear.
www.aeroplanemonthly.com /glossary/T_news_70050.html   (1557 words)

 The Aeroplane   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mutations of the original aeroplane include the budget micro light and the larger budget space shuttle.
Suspended momentarily in the air, some of the nuts were near enough to the bolts to respond to an inherent attraction, and screwed themselves together, capturing between them another component in the process, and so were selected for the developing aeroplane.
There were far more parts than those required for one aeroplane, but those which were fortunate enough to fall into a viable position made up a complete airliner and drifted back to the earth's surface to make a safe landing.
www.dramatix.org /Issues/Aeroplane.html   (506 words)

 The First Aeroplane Ever Seen in West Plains - 1918
The aeroplane sounded like it wasn't very heavy, but it was flying high in the air.
The aeroplane was white, and it was high in the air.
It had a flag that said, "The first aeroplane to fly over West Plains." The dogs were barking, and the horses were running.
www.watersheds.org /education/richards/aeroplane.htm   (2489 words)

 Ultra-light Aeroplane Transition Strategy   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Policy Letter allows for the operation of aeroplanes that are similar in design and performance to ultra-light aeroplanes and allows for the carriage of another person if that person holds a pilot document that affords them the privilege to fly an ultra-light aeroplane in Canada.
Where the aircraft is an advanced ultra-light aeroplane, allowing two pilots to fly together is viewed as an acceptable risk given the aircraft is acceptable for passenger carriage and either individual is considered qualified to fly the aircraft.
In the case of a basic ultra-light aeroplane, although the aircraft is not fully acceptable for passenger carriage, the second person, who is a pilot, is deemed to be aware of the risks associated with flying in this category of aircraft.
www.tc.gc.ca /CivilAviation/general/recavi/Ultralight/ULTransitionStrategy/privileges.htm   (443 words)

 Neutral Milk Hotel: In the Aeroplane Over the Sea: Pitchfork Record Review
Aeroplane doesn't have the near-consensus of top-shelf 90s rock artifacts like, say, Loveless, OK Computer, or Slanted and Enchanted.
In the Aeroplane Over the Sea is a personal album but not in the way you expect.
Mangum here reflects the age when biological drives outpace the knowledge of what to do with them, a time you're seeing sex in everything ("semen stains the mountaintops") or that sex can be awkward and unintentionally painful ("fingers in the notches of your spine" is not what one usually hopes for in the dark).
pitchforkmedia.com /record-reviews/n/neutral-milk-hotel/in-the-aeroplane-over-the-sea.shtml   (866 words)

 Home - Aeroplane Magazine - History in the Air
Aeroplane Magazine - August 2007 Issue - dr_sarah_007
A tribute to distinguished 'Aeroplane' contributor, the late, Roland 'Bee' Beamont.
If you've missed a recent issue of Aeroplane you'll be pleased to hear that all 2006 issues are now available to buy in digital format.
www.aeroplanemonthly.com   (427 words)

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As he zoomed low over the meadow about the Inn, in order to deliver his message, three deer apparently greatly frightened by the huge noisy bird dashed from the woods and fled across the open space in the direction of the canyon.
The cockpit is a small and enclosed place to work in, and conditions are often noisy due to aircraft engine noise and radio communications.
Aeroplane pilots build up their flying hours on the job, and can gain an instrument rating (which allows them to fly aircraft that use instruments for navigation at night and in conditions where there is poor visibility).
www.lycos.com /info/aeroplane--miscellaneous.html?page=2   (247 words)

 Neutral Milk Hotel: In the Aeroplane Over the Sea: Pitchfork Record Review   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Aeroplane doesn't have the near-consensus of top-shelf 90s rock artifacts like, say, Loveless, OK Computer, or Slanted and Enchanted.
In the Aeroplane Over the Sea is a personal album but not in the way you expect.
Mangum here reflects the age when biological drives outpace the knowledge of what to do with them, a time you're seeing sex in everything ("semen stains the mountaintops") or that sex can be awkward and unintentionally painful ("fingers in the notches of your spine" is not what one usually hopes for in the dark).
www.pitchforkmedia.com /article/record_review/20351/Neutral_Milk_Hotel_In_the_Aeroplane_Over_the_Sea   (867 words)

Aeroplanes are propelled by the thrust of a jet engine, a rocket engine, or airscrew (propeller), as well as combinations of these.
The wing of an aeroplane has the cross-sectional shape of an aerofoil, being broad and curved at the front, flat underneath (sometimes slightly curved), curved on top, and tapered to a sharp point at the rear.
It is so shaped that air passing above it is speeded up, reducing pressure below atmospheric pressure, and air passing below it is slower thus increasing pressure and providing a double effect.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0016328.html   (463 words)

 Online Etymology Dictionary
Originally in ref. to surfaces (such as the protective shell casings of beetles' wings); meaning "heavier than air flying machine" first attested 1873, probably an independent Eng.
1907, from air + plane; though the original references are British, the word caught on in Amer.Eng., where it largely superseding earlier aeroplane (1873, and still common in British Eng.; q.v.).
First printed use perhaps in poem in journal "Aeroplane" April 10, 1929; certainly in use by 1941, and popularized in World War II and picked up by Americans (e.g.
www.etymonline.com /index.php?search=aeroplane   (178 words)

 Sturtevant Aeroplane Co. - Personnel photos   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Though not on the official Sturtevant Aeroplane organizational chart, as owner of the parent company he had ultimate control over the subsidiary's finances.
His role appears to have been to oversee the unpacking and assembling of the planes upon delivery to the military and get them to successfully run.
Sturtevant Aeroplane Co Worked for 5 months prior to enlisting in the US Army Air Service on August, 1917.
www.sturtevantfan.com /AeroPersonnel.html   (296 words)

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There have been many pioneers in the history of aeroplanes but the first to successfully fly an aeroplane were the Wright Brothers, Orville and Wilbur.
Aeroplane Heaven packs generally have their upgrade policies included on their download page.
All Aeroplane Heaven releases are fully animated with working details such as authentic landing gears, flaps, spoilers and all flying surfaces.
www.lycos.com /info/aeroplane.html   (310 words)

 aeroplane pictures and videos on Webshots
The Aeroplane Jelly Truck in the Australia Museum, Canb...
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 Aeroplane - Lexikon
Aeroplane is an English term which is also known as airplane in American English, which refers to a mechanically, power-driven heavier-than-air flying machine that has fixed wings deriving its lift in flight chiefly from aerodynamic reactions on surfaces which remain fixed under given conditions of flight.
The word should be used in preference to the generic term 'aircraft' when an airplane is specifically meant.
Aeroplane refers to any form of machine which has...
www.top500.de /lexikon/aeroplane.htm   (125 words)

 Amazon.com: In the Aeroplane Over the Sea: Music: Neutral Milk Hotel   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Let's pretend, for a moment, that you're listening to Aeroplane for the first time, having heard nothing at all from this alternately praised and despised album.
At this point, the listener either runs screaming, never to touch the album again, or (and this is the path you follow) s/he "gets the joke" and bursts into fits of laughter; Mangum sure has balls.
The affecting (and affected) "In the Aeroplane Over the Sea" is quite possibly the finest piece of music ever recorded involving a musical saw(three-part saw harmonies, no less!), and the surreal lyrics finally coalesce into a theme, as fine a musical take on "carpe diem" as I remember in rock.
www.amazon.com /Aeroplane-Over-Neutral-Milk-Hotel/dp/B0000019PA   (1885 words)

 Antique Aeroplane Association of Australia Inc.
The Antique Aeroplane Association of Australia is the National organisation promoting the preservation, rebuilding and above all flying of old aeroplanes.
Some fly, some restore old aeroplanes, some seek bits to start a restoration project, some maintain, some like to photograph and write about them, others like to record their histories, but all enjoy talking about aeroplanes and flying with others who share their interests.
The Antique Aeroplane Association is present at most of the Airshows in south eastern Australia, we provide a meeting point for members, a place to sit and chat over a cup of tea or coffee.
www.antique-aeroplane.com.au /about.htm   (744 words)

 The Aeroplane Speaks - PART II
[[6]] Banking: When an aeroplane is turned to the left or the right the centrifugal force of its momentum causes it to skid sideways and outwards away from the centre of the turn.
The aeroplane will not then skid outwards beyond the slight skid necessary to secure a sufficient pressure of air to balance the centrifugal force.
You see, in some Aeroplanes the Tail Surface may be actually set at the same Angle on the machine as the Main Surface, but owing to the air being deflected downwards by the front Main Surface it meets the Tail Surface at a lesser angle, and indeed in some cases at no angle at all.
www.worldwideschool.org /library/books/tech/engineering/TheAeroplaneSpeaks/chap2.html   (2136 words)

 Amazon.ca: Aeroplane: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Contains 'Aeroplane' (Clean Edit) and three live tracks recorded on October 16th, 1995 in Rotterdam, Holland, 'Backwoods', 'Transcending' & 'Me And My Friends'.
Traces of flea's brilliance are still found in Oe Hot Minute in songs like Aeroplane, and no, that is not anthony singing in "Pea", that is in fact Flea.
I am not a great fan of Red Hot Chili Peppers but I must say that Aeroplane is a really good song.
www.amazon.ca /Aeroplane/dp/B00000738J   (524 words)

 Rolling Stone : In The Aeroplane Over The Sea : Review   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The lyrics on In the Aeroplane Over the Sea, his second album, are fertile, heaping, onrushing; most of the music is scant and drab, with flat-footed rhythms and chord changes strictly out of the beginner's folk songbook.
He sings loudly, straining the limits of an affectless voice; his lyrics carry the innocent piety of the early Beats, with semireligious visions and a pre-electronic-age feel: medicines, Sunday shoes, holy rattlesnakes and the above-mentioned king of carrot flowers.
BEN RATLIFF's review of In The Aeroplane Over The Sea must have been written while he was stranded in baggage claim.
www.rollingstone.com /reviews/album/313120/in_the_aeroplane_over_the_sea   (845 words)

 Aeroplane - AOL Music
Fixed-wing aircraft are commonly called airplanes in North America (the U.S. and Canada), and aeroplanes in Commonwealth countries (other than Canada) and...
In the Aeroplane Over the Sea is an album released in 1998 by Neutral Milk Hotel of The Elephant 6 Recording Company.
Download, listen and watch Aeroplane music, mp3's, song lyrics, music videos, Internet radio, live performances, concerts, and more on AOL Music.
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 AeroplaneModel :: The Model Aeroplane Specialists   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Shuttleworth Collection is based in Bedfordshire, England and is famous for its regular flying displays that feature all its aeroplanes that it maintains in airworthy, flying condition.
The collection has the oldest aeroplane on the British register that still flies — an original Blackburn Monoplane Type ‘D’ from 1912 G-AANI.
During the season, all of the airworthy aircraft are flown in displays, alongside visiting aircraft from other operators and from other Services, re-creating flying during the Edwardian period, the First World War, the peacetime years of the roaring twenties and thirties and the Second World War.
www.aeroplanemodel.com /Comersus/store/Shuttleworth.asp   (197 words)

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