Videos | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/videos/RSS feed for the videosenMon, 10 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0000“An Engineering Masterpiece”https://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/3play_processed_45/an-engineering-masterpiece/A former Grumman worker talks about the lunar lander he and his colleagues built. Video by Mike MarcucciMon, 10 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0000The Human Price of Apollohttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/space-exploration/the-human-price-of-apollo/Grumman engineer Lynn Radcliffe talks about the sacrifices made by the people who built the world's first moonships. Video: Mike MarcucciThu, 06 Jun 2019 00:00:00 -0000The C-5 Galaxy had a catastrophic design flawhttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/the-c-5-galaxy-had-a-catastrophic-design-flaw/The C-5 Galaxy is a true giant among USAF cargo planes—but its development was not without problems. Just four years after it made its debut, a serious design flaw threatened the future of the entire line.Thu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000The amazing way cargo is loaded onto a C-5 Galaxyhttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/the-amazing-way-cargo-is-loaded-onto-a-c-5-g/The Lockheed C-5 Galaxy is primarily a giant cargo aircraft—and to load it, you need a giant opening. The solution: the nose cone of the aircraft, known as the visor, swings up to reveal a massive door.Thu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000How the P-38 flew faster and higher than its rivalshttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/how-the-p-38-flew-faster-and-higher-than-its/The P-38 featured a revolutionary design that enabled it to travel higher and faster than any other American fighter plane during the 1930s. It did this with huge, in-line engines and a super turbo charger.Thu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000How Henry Ford went from pacifist to major supplier of World War Ihttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/how-henry-ford-went-from-pacifist-to-major-s/Henry Ford spent the majority of the war as a pacifist. By 1917, however, his state-of-the-art assembly line was churning out vital engine parts to feed the war machine.Thu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000Germany suffered big losses at the hands of the P-38https://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/germany-suffered-big-losses-at-the-hands-of/The P-38 almost single-handedly drove back the Germans as they attempted to keep their North Africa armies supplied. In just one month, the Allies shot down over 400 German planes, while losing only 36.Thu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000What a sunset on Earth looks like from the moonhttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/what-a-sunset-on-earth-looks-like-from-the-moon/The beginning of space exploration was full of questions and unknowns; until they started sending living organisms into orbit, no one knew if the vacuum of outer space would be deadly.Wed, 15 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000Why Wales is the place to see amazing Roman fortshttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/why-wales-is-the-place-to-see-amazing-roman/Wales is home to one of the most perfectly-preserved Roman fortifications in all of northern Europe. In Caerwent, near the southern city of Newport, sections of the original first century Roman wall still remain.Wed, 15 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000The only way to really understand a hovercraft is to drive onehttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/the-only-way-to-really-understand-a-hovercra/What's it like to operate a giant hovercraft? There's no better person to ask than a U.S. Navy pilot who has driven the LCAC on tours of duty in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Haiti.Wed, 15 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000Take a look inside one of the most unusual vehicles everhttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/take-a-look-inside-one-of-the-most-unusual-v/Climb into the guts of a hovercraft, as a team of salvage experts, led by a former NASA engineer, disassemble and cut through this iconic and unique vehicle.Wed, 15 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000The Brains behind Star Trekhttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/the-brains-behind-star-trek_1/Sci-fi fan Gene Roddenberry was a freelance writer with a futuristic vision. He had high hopes for his script about a peacekeeping spaceship seeking new life forms. Mon, 06 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000The Honorable Tradition in Arlington National Cemeteryhttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/the-honorable-tradition-in-arlington-nationa/A group of 49 men and 58 horses upholds a long-standing tradition at Arlington National Cemetery.Mon, 06 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000The Astronauts' Story, Ron Howard's Apollo 13https://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/the-astronauts-story-ron-howards-apollo-13_1/Apollo 13 was nominated for nine Academy Awards, but for director Ron Howard, the real test was showing the film to the astronauts themselves. Mon, 06 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000Surviving a Plane Crash in the Swiss Alpshttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/surviving-a-plane-crash-in-the-swiss-alps_1/Alice McMahon is now the only living survivor of a 1946 plane crash in the Swiss Alps. Over 65 years later, she returns to the glacier where she was rescued. Mon, 06 May 2019 00:00:00 -0000