Bombardier Names Launch Customer For Global 8000

Private jet company NetJets will be the fleet launch customer for Bombardier’s new Global 8000 business jet, the company announced this week. Bombardier reported...

Airbus Unveils New Flying Lab

Airbus Helicopters unveiled its latest flying laboratory on Wednesday with the introduction of the “DisruptiveLab” helicopter. Technology tested by the new demonstrator is expected...

WAI Announces 2023 International Pioneer Hall of Fame Inductees

Women in Aviation International (WAI) has announced its selection for the 2023 inductees to its International Pioneer Hall of Fame. Those selected include pioneering...

Dallas Midair Prelim Cites Lack Of Altitude Deconfliction

The NTSB has cited the absence of altitude deconfliction guidance in the collision of a P-63F and a B-17 at the Wings Over Dallas...

Top Letters And Comments, December 2, 2022

This week's letters brought comments from readers about the movie "Devotion," the Mars helicopter and single-pilot airliners.

Vertical Air Movement

Heading into another winter season, our thoughts begin shifting to cold-weather flying hazards—fog, icing, and...

Short Final: Hyperdrive

One night the Potomac Approach frequency was not very congested. I overheard a pilot talking...
Just in time for winter in the northern hemisphere, Avsoft International has released a Contaminated Runways course for pilot general subject training.
Online flight instructor service develops software to improve safety/proficiency with scenario-based training at home.
This Piper is used to tow gliders on Montricher airfield near Geneva. It is just waiting for its next user. Taken with a Xiaomi M2101 K6G, F 1.9, 1/825 secs. Copyrighted photo by Gilbert Benzonana.
Each word air traffic controllers say on frequency might not be important to your flight, but everything you miss is.

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