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Frasca To Expand Manufacturing Facility

Flight simulator manufacturer Frasca International has announced plans to expand its manufacturing facility in Urbana, Illinois. The expansion will add capacity for two...

SpaceX Starship Explodes After A Near Perfect Landing (Video)

After weeks of trying, SpaceX on Wednesday finally succeeded in landing its Mars Starship booster. But five minutes...

FAA Selects Airports For Anti-Drone Systems Testing

The FAA has chosen five host airports to test technologies designed to “detect and mitigate potential safety risks” presented by unmanned aircraft...

NetJets Secures Options For 20 Supersonic Bizjets

NetJets has signed an agreement with supersonic aircraft developer Aerion that includes purchase options for 20 Aerion AS2 supersonic business jets. According...

Top Letters And Comments, March 5, 2020

This week's letters brought comments from readers about the latest SpaceX Starship test, Joby's eVTOL and which aviation innovation should win this year's Collier Trophy.

Steep Turns

Most of us spend our time aloft droning along in straight-and-level flight. For...

Short Final: Toy Airplanes

It was a number of years ago, so it’s OK to tell the...

Hodges University to Award Credit for Pilot Licenses and Ratings

First Landings Aviation and Pilots, Inc. (“FLAP”) flight training students are now able to receive university credits towards a Bachelor of Science Degree at Hodges University for FAA licenses and ratings earned. 

Diamond Awards Exclusive Dealership to Lifestyle Aviation for 24 U.S. States

Diamond Aircraft has selected LifeStyle Aviation to be their exclusive sales representative for 24 U.S. states.
Landed in the Knik gorge on February 21, 2021. Ice was more blue than I remember seeing before. Taken with an iPhone 5 SE. Photo by Jason Kepler.

Already Had My Electric Airplane, Thank You

When gasoline-powered airplanes finally go away, will we toss lithium ions on the ground during pre-flight?

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Sun ‘n Fun 2021: Smaller Show, But COVID-19 Ready

After a one-year hiatus, Sun 'n Fun is back for 2021. In this advance video, SnF President Lites Leenhouts says to expect...