Videos | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/videos/RSS feed for the videosenFri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0000Scientists reveal first-ever photograph of a Black Holehttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/scientists-reveal-first-ever-photograph-of-a_1/After years of planning by over 200 international scientists, the data purported to show the first ever image of a black hole is ready. The team gathers for the big reveal—it's a seismic moment in astrophysics.Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0000Removing the engine of a 747 needs expertise and carehttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/removing-the-engine-of-a-747-needs-expertise/A team of mechanics are in the process of removing the jet engines from a 747. It's painstaking, careful work—one mistake can lead to irreparable damage to the costly engines.Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0000How one picture would prove Black Holes actually existhttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/how-one-picture-would-prove-black-holes-actu_1/Many scientists believe that black holes make sense in the realm of theoretical physics, but couldn't really exist in real life. Capturing an image of a black hole would change all that.Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0000Admiring the power and innovation of a 747 enginehttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/admiring-the-power-and-innovation-of-a-747-e/While the science behind the high bypass ratio engine in a 747 plane may seem complicated, the results are striking. It's capable of delivering over 70 percent more power than a standard engine.Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0000Assembling the Humongous Airbus A380 Superjumbohttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/assembling-the-humongous-airbus-a380-superjumbo/How do you transport the pieces of the world's biggest plane, the Airbus A380, to its assembly plant in Toulouse, France? The answer is as complex as the plane's sophisticated design.Mon, 01 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0000Mavens Mission to Marshttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/mavens-mission-to-mars_1/Maven, a satellite designed for Mars, was built to examine the atmosphere of Mars in order to help scientists understand the planets relatively unknown history. Mon, 01 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0000Lindbergh's First Dreams of Flighthttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/lindberghs-first-dreams-of-flight_1/Charles Lindbergh's dreams of flight took off at a young age, when an airplane flying over Little Falls, Minnesota captured his imagination.Mon, 01 Apr 2019 00:00:00 -0000The Unusual Way Union Troops Spied on Confederateshttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/lincolns-air-force_2/In 1860, aeronaut Thaddeus Lowe met with President Lincoln to discuss the possibility of using gas-filled balloons for military reconnaissance. Thu, 28 Mar 2019 00:00:00 -0000The Making of a Colossal Aircraft Museumhttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/building-the-udvar-hazy-center_2/Find out what it takes to build a museum large enough to house 130 aircraft. Tue, 26 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0000Why U.S. Officials Snuck German Scientists Into the U.S.https://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/huntsvilles-secret-space-program_1/Huntsvilles legacy of space exploration began with a Nazi rocket scientist and a secret government mission called Operation Paperclip.Tue, 26 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0000The Notorious Apollo 11 Moon Landinghttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/broadcasting-from-the-moon_1/As the world paused to watch the Apollo 11 moon landing, millions were inspired, but a select few couldnt believe what was right before their eyes. Tue, 26 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0000Why did Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo break apart mid-flight?https://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/why-did-virgin-galactics-spaceshiptwo-break/The VSS Enterprise, which crashed on October 31, 2014, was powered by a new rocket motor with an experimental hybrid fuel. Did this cause the spacecraft to go down?Tue, 26 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0000French roads may not be big enough for this giant satellite dishhttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/french-roads-may-not-be-big-enough-for-this/It's a tricky assignment: transporting a giant satellite dish 500 miles by lorry through narrow French roads, to the Belgian port of Antwerp. From there, it will be loaded onto a ship sailing to Chile.Tue, 26 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0000Did a faulty display mislead SpaceShipTwo pilots?https://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/did-a-faulty-display-mislead-spaceshiptwo-pi/The NTSB investigation into the crash of the VSS Enterprise on October 31 2014 zeroes in on a faulty display. Did this convey false information to the pilots?Tue, 26 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0000A U.S. bombing mission over Serbia turns into a nightmarehttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/a-us-bombing-mission-over-serbia-turns-int/The F-117 Nighthawk is the ultimate stealth fighter, virtually undetectable to radar. But on a bombing raid over Belgrade in 1999, Colonel Dale Zelko is shocked to see two missiles locked in on his plane.Tue, 26 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0000The challenges of unpacking a World War II Spitfirehttps://www.airspacemag.com/videos/category/new-label/the-challenges-of-unpacking-a-world-war-ii-s/The Spitfire transport team is relieved their disassembled plane has made it safely across the Atlantic. But now comes the tricky part: getting the plane out, as carefully as possible.Mon, 25 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0000