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2023-01-12T13:03:20.000Z
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Video Title:
Test Pilots: Faster, Higher, Farther - STEM in 30 Season 9 - Episode 2
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Test pilots push the limits and evaluate experimental aircraft and systems. They learn these skills at United States Naval Test Pilot School. Subscribe and turn on notifications 🔔 so you don't miss any videos: https://s.si.edu/3rnWsfq It takes a certain fearlessness to fly and evaluate experimental or newly-modified aircraft. The brave individuals who become test pilots do just that: they fly those aircraft and test new technologies. Test pilots have allowed us to break the speed of sound, pioneered blind flying, and pushed us to the edge of space. Each of these advancements has made air travel safer and more efficient. Join the STEM in 30 team as they take you inside the United States Naval Test Pilot School! STEM in 30 is a free educational series for kids produced by the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum. We cover all the cool, fun, and weird ways that aviation and spaceflight touch our lives. Check out more episodes: https://airandspace.si.edu/stem-30 Follow STEM in 30 on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/STEMin30 Follow STEM in 30 on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/STEMin30 This episode includes: The history of test pilots: https://youtu.be/FWo41RTZxBI?t=125 What is United States Naval Test Pilot School: https://youtu.be/FWo41RTZxBI?t=244 Flying with Test Pilot School: https://youtu.be/FWo41RTZxBI?t=356 Classroom time at Test Pilot School: https://youtu.be/FWo41RTZxBI?t=474 The students of Naval Test Pilot School: https://youtu.be/FWo41RTZxBI?t=641 Meet the aircraft at Test Pilot School: https://youtu.be/FWo41RTZxBI?t=752 Isolating Variables: https://youtu.be/FWo41RTZxBI?t=838 Try This at Home: Isolating variables on Paper Airplanes: https://youtu.be/FWo41RTZxBI?t=902 Comfortable being uncomfortable: https://youtu.be/FWo41RTZxBI?t=1255 This episode is made possible by the generous support of Boeing
Video Duration:
25 min 36 sec
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Science & Technology  Search this
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Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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