Plane Essays

Sort By:

Plane Essays

  • Good Essays

    My Plane Experience

    • 1133 Words
    • 5 Pages

    Have you ever rode a plane. Well i haven 't and last christmas was my first time riding a plane and after 6 year i went to mexico again with my mom. So today i will be telling you my story. Well my story begins when we was getting ready to go to the plane and then around 11 pm or 12 am they called us that our flight got delay to 7:00 am so we left at 3:00 am. When we got to the airport we watted untill the airport open our airline we was on so that we can give them our suitcase. Then we

    • 1133 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    engines of the plane and it ends up getting sucked in. This causes the Boeing pilot to loose control of the airplane lucky the pilot was skilled enough to proceed with a crash landing while keeping most of the fuselage intact. The crash caused the pilots and passengers to get jolted around in the aircraft. Luckly most people were still wearing seat belts but others that werent are severly injured, and are in critical condition but the majority of everyone is was helped out of the plane wreck and had

    • 772 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    In the movie “I Am Alive: Surviving The Andes Plane Crash” (2010) there was an accident that brought down a plane that carried 45 people. They people on the plane had gone through great torment and could have all just gave up on life. But, in these trials what ended up being shown is the true leadership that all of the people who survived had. While there appears to be many traits of leadership all through the movie the most prominent traits were determination, the willing to take charge in times

    • 410 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Plane Crash Theory

    • 775 Words
    • 4 Pages

    Chapter 7- The Ethnic Theory of Plane Crashes Malcolm Gladwell claims that one’s culture differences, such as power distance and communication, can dramatically affect the performance of a task. He uses the environment of flying an airplane to illustrate his point. It opens with Gladwell describing the problem of South Korean airlines. These airlines had a much higher loss rate than most other countries. Gladwell gathered several sources of evidence to explain this phenomenon. The first part of

    • 775 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Castaway Symbolism

    • 499 Words
    • 2 Pages

    directed by Robert Zemeckis, Chuck Noland played by Tom Hanks is a FedEx employee that survived a plane crash and lives four years on an island. Chuck was on a plane for a problem involving his job, and then the plane crashes he is the only survivor. During the four years on the island, he uses what he can to stay alive. He creates a “person” from volleyball named Wilson and uses packages that were in the plane during the crash to get to help him survive. There are many things in the movie like symbolism

    • 499 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Unbroken Theme

    • 772 Words
    • 4 Pages

    caught the attention of Adolf Hitler as his last lap was in 56 seconds. This was very fast for the time. Louis then joined the United States Army Air Corps in September 1941. He earned the role of second lieutenant. Louis was on the "Green Hornet." A plane that he flew. On May 27, 1943 him and his crew crashed into the ocean 850 miles south of Oahu Hawaii. 11 men died but Zamperini survived. The remaining crew and Louis survived 47 days until being found by the Japanese Navy. They were held captive as

    • 772 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    the only passenger on a small plane headed toward the oil fields of Canada. Brian is on his way to spend the summer with his father, and he 's feeling totally bummed about his parents ' recent divorce. he doesn 't have much time to dwell on his unhappy family situation, though, because the pilot the only other person on the plane suddenly suffers a heart attack and dies. Through an

    • 1018 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Louis Zamperini Analysis

    • 894 Words
    • 4 Pages

    with the task of finding food and help. They killed small fish for food and used containers to collect rain water. One morning they were startled by the sound of a plane engine. They all awoke from their sleep to look for the plane. The plane ended up being a japanese plane. As soon as they realized it was a Japanese plane, the plane began shooting at them. They jumped overboard for safety coming back up to a half sunken life raft. They quickly patched the holes to stop the water from coming

    • 894 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    “entering hold” to BOONE control. The crew then informed American Eagle that their estimated time for further clearance from ATC is 1545 using the automatic communications and recording system. At this time the flight data recorder indicated the planes speed was 175 KIAS with zero degrees of flaps and the airplanes deicing system wasn’t activated for the first rotation of the holding pattern. 1527 Conversation between the pilots and a flight attendant were heard with music playing in

    • 865 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    We walked around the plane and examined it. It was amazing that a machine this big could fly like the birds. After a few more minuets passed by, Keith surprised us by saying that the biplane was his and that he would let us take a ride in it with him if we wanted to. I eagerly turned to our father, who was smiling, and asked him if I could. He said that it would be alright. I could not believe it, I was going to get to ride in an airplane! Keith ran back into the the building and returned with

    • 819 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    shopping centers,restaurants,etc The day arrived off we go to Cancun my boyfriend,friends and I, We got to the airport early that morning went thought security then we grabbed are tickets found are gate number then took a sit while we wait for the plane

    • 561 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Brian's Trial And Error

    • 421 Words
    • 2 Pages

    the woods with only a hatchet after crashing in a plane? Brian survived in the woods with only his determination and a small tool. Brian used trial and error, positive thinking and using his five senses to stay alive and be rescued. Brian survives in the woods by using trial and error. Brian suffered having to watch his pilot die of a heart attack. He also had to steer the plane and try to find a spot to land. Brian landed in the lake and the plane sank. Brian tried to make a fire but all he could

    • 421 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    July 6, 2013 was a day I was looking forward to for a while, as I was finally going to meet my cousins of whom I had previously only seen in pictures and 1024x768 computer screens. As the plane we were travelling in was in final moments of descent, I remember bubbling with excitement, looking for different landmarks to visit on a California map, unaware of what was in store. Totally unprepared as I was, an abrupt jolt made the map fly out off my hand and a huge push thrust me forward as the aircraft

    • 784 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    she would win. My legs were shaking at the thought of being on an airplane. After what seemed like an hour, I finally ended up on the plane. I was no longer whining because I had a beautiful view on the airplane. Who would know that the trip to Baja California Sur, Los Cabos San Lucas would be the best day of my life. After long hours, we finally got off the plane. My mom, dad, and my older brother David were very excited. I wasn’t. I on the other hand, was very tired and bored. We got to our hotel

    • 574 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    had a great time. When we were in the airport, we were waiting to board the plane, and in the meantime I decided to make a phone call. My sister was sitting in front of me, and she stood up to go to the restroom for a moment. In fact, I was very distracted looking at the phone that I did not even noticed she was gone for a second. This happened because my inattentional blindness was active. When we were inside the plane, I realized that my seat was the one next to the window. Personally, I do not

    • 639 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    dreadful and, tiring. As my father dropped us off he gave us one last hug and wished us good luck. My mother was holding my hand as we reached customs, the TSA asking each person if we were bringing any seeds, liquids or lethal weapons on to the plane and everyone responding with “no”. As I stepped onto the

    • 401 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Bahamas. We flew there and the ride was horrible. I had to sit by some random person's baby. The child wouldn't stop crying. We were on the plane for 6 hours. Finally I had enough so I switched seats with my mom. She was seating beside two old women. So I just put my earbuds in and slept. We were finally there. Mom had to wake me up so I would get off the plane. We were staying at the most beautiful resort I had ever seen. Our room was on the 10th floor and was a ocean view, it was the fanciest room

    • 431 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Picture this! You are a thirteen year-old boy names Brian Robeson. You just watched the pilot of your single passenger plane suffer a heart attack. You somehow managed to keep the plan going and have just crashed it into a lake. Then you nearly drown and now need to find a way to survive. Well here are three of his survival strategies. Trial and error, thinking positive and planning ahead. Brian's first survival strategy is trial and error. Some examples of this are when he made a bow and arrow

    • 421 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    father on his way the pilot has a massive heart attack and dies. This forces Brian to have to fly the plane all on his own. The plane is starting to run out of fuel and he doesn 't know what to do. This causes Brian to think quickly about what he needs to do. Brian decided that he would wait for the fuel to run out and land in the water and escape the plane while still on the ground. While the plane was crashing the author was being very descriptive about how the character was feeling and what he was

    • 432 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Dillard includes a shift from inside the plane to back outside in the twenty-ninth paragraph and uses mundane diction choices. While flying in the plane was exhilarating, once they landed, Dillard and Rahm simply “climbed,” “walked,” and “wandered.” These mundate diction choices are used in order to emphasize how being inside the plane juxtaposed to being outside of it. Inside, life was amazing and breathtaking, but outside, everything was mundane and average. The audience can understand how Dillard’s

    • 266 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays