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Open Aeronautics
Aeronautics

Science of travel through the Earth's atmosphere, including aerodynamics, aircraft structures, jet and rocket propulsion, and aerial navigation. It is

Air conditioning

mechanical process for controlling the humidity, temperature, cleanliness, and circulation of air in buildings and rooms. Indoor air is conditioned

Open Aircraft
Aircraft

Any vehicle capable of travelling in the Earth's atmosphere. By far the most common aircraft is the airplane (aeroplane or plane). The airplane is a

Open Aircraft carriers
Aircraft carriers

An aircraft carrier is a ship capable of handling aircraft that take off and land on its deck. In 1909, the French inventor Clement Ader presented the

Open Airplanes
Airplanes

aeroplane, or aircraft, heavier-than-air vehicle, mechanically driven and fitted with fixed wings that support it in flight through the dynamic action

Airports

or airfield, place for landing and departure of aircraft, usually with facilities for housing and maintaining planes and for receiving and discharging

Airships

an aircraft that consists of a cigar-shaped gas bag, or envelope, filled with a lighter-than-air gas to provide lift, a propulsion system, a steering

Open Amphibious warfare
Amphibious warfare

Amphibious warfare involves military operations that are launched from the sea by an amphibious force embarked in ships or craft. The primary purpose

Open Apollo Project (Space Program)
Apollo Project (Space Program)

US space project to land a person on the Moon, achieved on 20 July 1969, when Neil Armstrong was the first to set foot there. He was accompanied on

Open Apple Inc.
Apple Inc.

US computer and electronics company, manufacturer of the iPod MP3 music player, iPhone multimedia mobile telephone, Macintosh range of computers, and