Archives for: How Planes Work

Amy Aviation's brand new plane series!

One of the strangest things for a human to do is fly... we don't have beaks and we certainly don't have...

How to land a plane?

Tyres, Brakes and Landing Gear: Fact File! A plane needs to build up enough speed to take-off but have...

Amy's Aviation: Fuel Tanks & Fuel

Fuel Tanks & Fuel: Fact File! Aircraft need fuel to fly – but it isn’t quite the same sort that you...

Amy's Aviation: Lighting the Way

Lighting the Way: Fact Files! Planes need to be seen and the easiest way to do this is with navigational...

Amy's Aviation: What is Aviation Fuel?

Fuel Tanks & Fuel: Fact File! Aircraft need fuel to fly – but it isn’t quite the same sort that you...

Where are planes kept?

WATCH: Aircraft Hangar Tour and Air Parks with Amy Aviation!

Captain Amy from Aviation Airways knows tonnes about air travel and in this brand new animated series she's...

How do you fly in snow?

WATCH: How to Fly in Snow and Ice with Amy Aviation!

Captain Amy from Aviation Airways knows tonnes about air travel and in this brand new animated series...

What’s the difference between old and new planes?

WATCH: Old Planes VS New Planes

We're looking at the big differences between old planes and new planes. Plane design has improved a...

A Day in the Life of a Pilot!

WATCH: A Day in the Life of a Pilot with Amy Aviation!

The second animated series of Amy's Aviation is in full swing and we're learning tonnes about air travel...

Metal Planes!

WATCH: Amy's Aviation Metal Planes

Amy will be taking us all over the place and teaching us all about aeroplanes. In Amy’s Aviation we’ll...