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The Life of Yankee great Mickey Mantle

Only two weeks into his tenure with the New York Yankees, 19-year-old Mickey Mantle was sent down to the Yankees' top farm team because he was striking out too much. This setback didn't prevent him from becoming a baseball legend.

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Flight memories

Authors: RVV Petrescu and FIT Petrescu According to Aulus Gellius, Archytas, the Ancient Greek philosopher, mathematician, astronomer, statesman, and strategist, was reputed to have designed and built, around 400 BC, the first artificial, self-propelled flying device, a bird-shaped model propelled by a jet of what was probably steam, said to have actually flown some 200 metres. This machine, which its inventor called The Pigeon, may have been suspended on a wire or pivot for its flight.

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About Helicopters

Authors: Relly Victoria Virgil Petrescu and Florian Ion Tiberiu Petrescu A helicopter is a type of rotorcraft in which lift and thrust are supplied by one or more engine-driven rotors. In contrast with fixed-wing aircraft, this allows the helicopter to take off and land vertically, to hover, and to fly forwards, backward, and laterally. These attributes allow helicopters to be used in congested or isolated areas where fixed-wing aircraft would not be able to take off or land.

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Special Aircraft

Authors: Relly Victoria V. Petrescu and Florian Ion T. Petrescu Abstract: In this paper, the authors want to present a few more distinct aircraft from a constructive and functional point of view. Their role has often been determined by the need to achieve or fulfill certain more or less strategic objectives. Such ships will also be built in the future more and more often in order to be able to respond to all new flight requirements and to meet, under optimal conditions, the new and increasingly demanding requirements.

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Ships STOVL

Authors: Relly Victoria Petrescu and Florian Ion Tiberiu Petrescu STOVL is an acronym for short take off and vertical landing.

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Invisible Aircraft

Authors: Relly Victoria Petrescu and Florian Ion T. Petrescu Invisible Aircraft

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Planes which have made History, Part I

Authors: Relly Victoria V. Petrescu and Florian Ion T. Petrescu Planes which have made History, Part I

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Planes which have made History, Part II

Authors: Relly Victoria V. Petrescu and Florian Ion T. Petrescu Planes which have made History, Part II

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Seaplane, Part I

Authors: Relly Victoria Virgil Petrescu and Florian Ion Tiberiu Petrescu

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Seaplane, Part II

Authors: Relly Victoria Virgil Petrescu and Florian Ion Tiberiu Petrescu

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Seaplane, Part III

Authors: Relly Victoria Virgil Petrescu and Florian Ion Tiberiu Petrescu

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Seaplane, Part IV

Authors: Relly Victoria Virgil Petrescu and Florian Ion Tiberiu Petrescu

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Seaplane, Part V

Authors: Relly Victoria Virgil Petrescu and Florian Ion Tiberiu Petrescu

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Aircraft Carriers

Authors: Relly Victoria Virgil Petrescu and Florian Ion Tiberiu Petrescu

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Nano Energy

Authors: Relly Victoria Virgil Petrescu and Florian Ion Tiberiu Petrescu

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