Entries by Mark Gordon

15 Ways to Celebrate Independence Day

Independence Day, observed on the fourth day of July each year, is one of America’s most celebrated holidays. This holiday commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence (July 4, 1776), which established the United States of America as its own, new nation, apart from the British Empire. Each year people all over America celebrate this holiday by engaging in many […]

14 Ways to Celebrate Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a time to remember and honor individuals who have lost their lives while serving our nation. For many Americans, Memorial Day is a reminder that there is a cost for freedom and unfortunately sometimes that cost results in the loss of the courageous lives of men and women in the service. Because […]

The Big Debate: Should Women be Subject to the Draft?

The U.S. Department of Defense’s decision to let women serve in combat jobs has drawn attention to the selective service. This institution has, for many years, been forgotten because the U.S. hasn’t issued a military draft for so long. The 1973 military draft required that all men register within a period of 30 days once […]

5 Key Tips for Maintaining your Nomex Flight Suit

Ok, so you’ve purchased a Nomex Flight Suit from Carter–that’s certainly a step in the right direction. However, properly maintaining your Nomex flight suit is a vital part of ensuring that the various features and properties of the suit remain in tact for years to come. Check out these tips that we have compiled below. […]

Why Choose Nomex Flight Suits?

If you are looking for superior quality in terms of flight suits and other protective gear, Nomex trumps the competition. Nomex is a quality fabric best known for its protective features, specifically its flame-resistant technology. As if wearers aren’t already sold on that, Nomex is also both durable and comfortable. Read on to learn more about the […]

The Future of Pilot Training

Since the Wright brothers first took to the air, millions of men of woman have desired to likewise equip themselves with necessary training so that they too can enjoy the privilege of soaring above the clouds. Unfortunately the rising cost of jet fuel as well as increasing maintenance cost is resulting in a situation where […]