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Fighting Wildfires with Second Chances

While the rest of the U.S. was celebrating a man walking on the Moon, I was sitting in a movie theater surrounded by an audience that has been walking...

Talking Tech

Suck, Squeeze, Bang and Blow: Inside a Gas Turbine Engine

The gas turbine engine is unarguably one of the most complicated pieces of high tech machinery in the world.  However, like many other deeply...

Aerospace

11 Ways Honeywell Helped Apollo 11 Get to the Moon and Back

Image: NASA When I joined Honeywell about a year ago, someone told me an interesting fact: Honeywell has been involved in every one of NASA's manned...

Defense

The New Transformers

In today’s world we are all being asked to do more with the same, or sometimes even more with less.  It has never been so important to get the best...

Aerospace

What Can You Do With Salvaged Aircraft Parts? Build A Robot, Of Course

Robots are dominating the online conversation nowadays. I was with my family, watching a NASA video that Honeywell shared a few weeks ago, and my...

Aerospace

Will Google Glass Really Revolutionize Air Travel?

The commercial airline industry is quietly eyeing the use of the latest techno-gadget, Google Glass, on the ground and in the air.  But why?  How is...

Defense

Invisible to the untrained eye

It can be hard to see our products when they are integrated onto the wide range of platforms they support.  Everything from missiles, munitions,...

Space Symposium by the Numbers

Last month I had the opportunity to attend my first Space Symposium.  The Space Foundation has held the Space Symposium at The Broadmoor in Colorado...

6 Reasons Why I Love My Job at Honeywell

I have a pretty unique job here at Honeywell Aerospace. I’m not an engineer; I’m not even a sales manager. I manage external social media for our...

Air Traffic Management

Landing Efficiency in Germany

What do beer, soccer and Honeywell have in common? Read on to find out!   This month, in continuation of what I’ll call the Smart Series (SmartView, Sm...

Aerospace

100 Years of Innovation: The Best is Yet to Come

Today Honeywell Aerospace marks an incredible milestone in our company’s history. On this day 100 years ago, Lawrence Sperry demonstrated the first...

Global Fans Go Sky-high for Futebol in Brazil

With just days until the big soccer tournament in Brazil, travel to and within Brazil is top of mind for travelers, airlines and governments. Not only...

Air Transport

Double jeopardy!

When I was growing up in the US, one of the popular TV programmes in our house was Jeopardy. I recently heard that this famous American quiz show,...

Everyday Engineer

Tesla or MacGyver? 5 Types of Engineers

In the beginning, it was Civil… We celebrate National Engineers Week in the U.S. during the week of Washington’s Birthday annually. The concept and...

Everyday Engineer

8 Things That Cross My Mind When I Board a Plane

As an aerospace engineer, I like aircraft.  It’s a bittersweet affair when I fly as a passenger.  Here are some of my thoughts when flying:   I wish I...

Future Flight

How SmartRunway™/Smart Landing™ Makes Flying Safer

On the night of December 22, 2009, a Boeing 737-800 departed Miami for Kingston, Jamaica, carrying 148 passengers and six crew members.  After a...

Everyday Engineer

How Did I Get Here? My Path to Honeywell

Early Days Growing up, I loved taking things apart. I always found a lot of enjoyment in understanding how things work. In high school, I took...

Aerospace

Let the Countdown (and the reality of adventure) Begin

Like any adventure, the final months of planning always seem like a race to the finish. The final preparation of the auxiliary fuel tank, the STC for...

Space

7 Television Shows That Let You Explore Space from the Comfort of Your Living Room

My Favorite Martian (1963-1966) While Bill Bixby later worked with a green man of another sort, his role in this series paired him with a little green...

Aerospace

Butterflies, Planning, and Passion: The Thrill of Our Journey

As pilots, we attempt to create standard practices in a fluid environment, always changing, always fluctuating over time. Attempting to be the fixed...


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