Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-10-20T19:56:39.000Z
Views:
9,078
Video Title:
Landing a Really Fast Plane on a Really Big Boat - STEM in 30
Description:
Landing a plane is difficult under normal circumstances. Imagine landing a super fast plane on a moving runway. Oh, and the runway is also very short! That's what it's like to land on an aircraft carrier. Not only is math and science required to do this, but there’s also the coordination of a massive crew of people who makes it happen. Learn about the math, science, and human element it takes to land on and launch off an aircraft carrier. More info: airandspace.si.edu/stem-30
Video Duration:
29 min
YouTube Keywords:
aviation air space national museum smithsonian airplane NASA Rocket Jet Discovery SR-71 Blackbird "Space Shuttle" History Science STEM astronaut
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
See more by:
airandspace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_XJfqN7aHhoU