Hydraulic Failure

  • Vettel has hydraulic failure at Australian GP practice March 16, 2013

    Melbourne: Sebastian Vettel's strong practices for the Formula One Australian Grand Prix came to a halt on Saturday when his Red Bull had a hydraulic failure. The three-time defending world champion set the fastest times in both practices Friday, raising the prospect of continued dominance in 2013's opening race. But he...
  • Air India emergency landing in Pak: How events unfolded July 9, 2012

    New Delhi: An Air India plane made an emergency landing in Pakistan's Sindh province at the Nawabshah Airport on Monday morning at 3:30 am. The Airbus 319 was on its way from Abu Dhabi to New Delhi and was carrying 130 passengers, who were reportedly safe. An Air India relief plane...
  • What happens if an aircraft has hydraulic failure July 9, 2012

    Hydraulic system works on the basic principle that force applied at one point is transmitted to another point using an incompressible fluid. The fluid is almost always an oil of some sort. The force is almost always multiplied in the process. A simple hydraulic system consists of two pistons and...