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Specialized training versus experience in helicopter navigation at extremely low altitudes

John P. Farrell

Specialized training versus experience in helicopter navigation at extremely low altitudes

by John P. Farrell

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Published by Dept. of Defense, Dept. of the Army, Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences, Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel in Arlington, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Helicopters -- Piloting.,
  • Transfer of training.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn P. Farrell and Michael L. Fineberg.
    SeriesTechnical paper - U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences ; 277, Technical paper (U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences) -- 277.
    ContributionsFineberg, Michael L., U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[10] p. in various pagings ;
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17517451M

    A helicopter cannot reach a plane's altitude because it does not have much lift. No, the air is to thin high up for a helicopter to sustain flight.   § Minimum safe altitudes: General. As an example I will site an experience I had. Flying an Inspire 2 at feet with a clear line of sight between myself and my Inspire I heard a low flying helicopter copter approaching without any idea of its direction or altitude. Visually I could not see it, I was below the tree line and could.

    7 Must-Have Apps for Drone Pilots. by Dirk Dallas. But this app is helpful for me because I have seen police helicopters flying in my city at very low altitudes for whatever reason and I don’t want to cause any confusion like the one some New York drone pilots experienced. (I am saying this from lots of experience).   Training should occur around or below 4, feet above sea level. Research is inconclusive as to exactly how long an athlete must train low for optimal benefit, though it is critical to conduct all high-intensity efforts at low altitude. Many athletes who live high and train low commute to cities or neighborhoods nearby for training.

    Most helicopters out there do not have pressurized cabins so the general service ceiling for helicopters today is 10, ft. So to answer your question anywhere from , ft. depending on. Not to forget: Planes can go faster in thinner air. While most airliners go about knots in low altitudes,they reach about knots on cruise altitude. Also, the wind on high levels travels a lot faster than near the ground because theres no friction from the topography.


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