Here’s why plane tires don’t explode during landing ✈️
If you dropped a watermelon at 170 mph, it would be a mess. Strap over 500,000 pounds to its back and it would be, well, nothing.
But airplane tires manage that impact every day, without incident. They're made to withstand hitting the pavement at extreme speeds, all while suppo...
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