Essays Tagged: "aircrafts"

The History of Computers

found in offices, and homes, microcomputers are now used in everyday locations such as automobiles, aircrafts, telephones, and kitchen appliances.Computers are used for education as well, as stated by ...

(2 pages) 67 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Battle of the Atlantic.

bviously it took place on the Atlantic. Submarines, warships, and battleships were used. Also, even aircrafts were used in this. The "Sinking of the Bismarck" was a major event that happened during th ... problems in their operations. Their ships and equipment were not well enough to meet the challenge. Aircrafts were valuable in fighting submarines but the Royal Canadian Air force did not have a long- ...

(3 pages) 61 0 4.1 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Tourism - Discuss how changes in air transport since the 1950's are reflected in both leisure and business travel trends

rends.The first powered flight was in 1903 and carried out by the famous Wright Brothers. Therefore aircrafts are over one century old. In the first half of the century progress was extremely fast, wi ... ent standard for long haul range, high volume routes is still Boeing 747.And current generations of aircrafts are more fuel efficient, quieter and comfortable. But there have been no significant gains ...

(6 pages) 127 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

United States bombing of Libya (1986)

der the code name Operation El Dorado Canyon, the Regan administration ordered a number an American aircrafts to drop bombs on specific targets in Libya intended to weaken their ability to support ter ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Valujet and Southwest Airlines.

ch specialize in regional service and no-frills operations. These carriers typically purchase older aircrafts and often operate outside the industry-wide computerized reservations system. In exchange ...

(17 pages) 189 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Case Study: Internal analysis of Ryanair

).* CEO Michael O'Leary has significantly shaped Ryanair.2. Physical resources* Ryanair operates 72 aircrafts (Annual Report 2004, p. 3). All aircrafts are of a single type. Ryanair has ordered 225 br ... t 2004, p. 3). All aircrafts are of a single type. Ryanair has ordered 225 brand new Boeing 737-800 aircrafts. The average aircraft age was about 10 years vs. easy Jet's was 5.1 years (2003). However ...

(5 pages) 511 0 4.3 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

History of Aircraft

ging faces. From pictures and sketches of models to the Boeing 747s that takes over airports today, aircrafts are constantly changing. Once the Wright Brothers took off from Kitty Hawk, drawings becam ...

(9 pages) 51 2 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Balanced Scorecard and Strategic Analysis of Southwest Airlines

in 1967 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. As of December 31, 2005, it operated 445 Boeing-737 aircrafts and provided service to 61 cities in 31 states. The company also provides frequent flyer a ... ary to lower operation costs and to offer consumers the lowest fares.Southwest Airlines keeps their aircrafts constantly flying except when taking-off, landing which is useful because it avoids "parki ...

(9 pages) 955 3 4.7 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Airborne Express

tter services for the customers.- Companies maintained a fleet of vans and drivers, and invested in aircrafts. There was a central hub that was the key factor in overnight shipment deliveries.All this ...

(2 pages) 164 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The U-2 Affair

ns were to cartograph the land, to conduct weather research, and atomic sampling.U-2's were amazing aircrafts. They were first flown in 1955 after being completed in only 8 months! Created to fly at a ...

(9 pages) 5 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

First Love

n 1935-40 independently in several countries around the world as a defence tool for detecting enemy aircrafts and ships. Sir Robert Watson-Watt, a Scots physicist devised the first practical radar sys ...

(4 pages) 11 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Apollo 11 And Its Crew

her into space (Life Special Edition 1969).After the age of 9, he became obsessed with all kinds of aircrafts. He grew up as the oldest of three children, the others being Viola and Stephen Armstrong. ...

(4 pages) 6 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Human Compassion

rist attack was scheduled to fall on New York City on Tuesday September 11 around 9:30am. Two large aircrafts, carrying passengers, were hijacked and flown into both towers of the World Trade Center. ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Proposal Essay

ve way to transmit continuous radio frequencies through the use of specially designed high-altitude aircrafts. These aircrafts will fly high enough to be out of the range of commercial traffic. Howe ... These aircrafts will fly high enough to be out of the range of commercial traffic. However these aircrafts would still be 10 to 1,000 times closer to the user than a satellite. This closer proximit ...

(4 pages) 119 0 1.7 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Cessna 172 Aircrash survival Analysis

and some of the specific safety features concerning the aircraft. This paper mentions some similar aircrafts with similar flight characteristics and as well some methods for possible success. It also ...

(9 pages) 20 0 4.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

To what extent can we understand Hitler's conducting of the war in the light of his apparent Parkinson's disease?

Treaty of Versailles limited the German army to 100,000 men, conscription abolished, and tanks and aircrafts were prohibited. However, Hitler announced rearmament in 1935 and was left unpunished, and ...

(10 pages) 1762 0 3.7 Aug/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Unidentified Flying Object

ssional and military cover-up, and even Hollywood got in on the action.Curtis Peebles describes UFO aircrafts as typically being high-speed, ultra-maneuverable disk-shaped; he goes on to describe alie ... ither completely cloaked or they make no attempts to disguise themselves. Once the aliens and their aircrafts emerge they begin an immediate assault on earth. All attempts to communicate with the alie ...

(3 pages) 13 0 0.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

BMW

propeller. Then, when the Treaty of Versailles of 1919 prohibited German companies from fabricating aircrafts and aircraft engines, the company began producing air brakes for railways. In1923, BMW lau ...

(1 pages) 32 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

From Protection to Competition – The Deregulation of the Airline Industry

ine IndustryThe history of the airline industry until the 1970s is pretty much related to improving aircrafts and flight conditions. As already mentioned before, in the first half of the twentieth cen ... in the first half of the twentieth century, this was done with a military focus, because demand for aircrafts came mostly from World War I and World War II. However, in the second half of the century ...

(7 pages) 69 0 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Designing, implementing and managing the proposed Changes in Southwest Airline

the market soon. The innovative approach which Southwest has utilized to cut the prices and use the aircrafts for a longer period is to unload and reload the planes in 15 minutes while it takes an ave ...

(10 pages) 38 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers