Aviation Events, Great Places to Fly and MORE!

Aviation Places to Fly Aviation Events Videos News Airport Search
Start receiving our Newsletters about Aviation Events, Places to Fly, Aviation Jobs and Videos!
Post our Flyer! Link to US!
* Add an Aviation Event!
* Add a Place to Fly!

Let Me Throw You a Curve: How a Wing Generates Lift
Created by Rod Machado
Share this page on: 
How does a wing generate lift? It's all about bending the air. Yes, you heard that right. Bend the air and something amazing happens. That amazing thing is called lift. Much like the judo master who's an expert at bending people, the wing is an excellent tool for bending air. Here's a reasonably simple explanation on how wings develop lift.

Click HERE to see the Original Video!

Rod Machado Flight Instruction Video and Courses
Flight Training with Rod Machado
Rod is a professional speaker who travels across the United States and Europe delighting his listeners with upbeat and lively presentations. He speaks on both aviation and non-aviation topics, including risk assessment, IFR charts, aviation weather, in-flight emergencies, and safety awareness. Click HERE to see all of his Flight Training aids!

Got Comments?
Fun Places to Fly Search:
Your Airport ID:
* OR *
Your Zip Code:
Range (miles):
Airport Search:
ID, Name
or City:
Airport Distance Calculator:
From Airport ID:
To Airport ID:
Mileage Type:
Put this on your Website!