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USAF: No Pax Or Cargo On KC-46

The U.S. Air Force has “indefinitely barred” the Boeing 767-based KC-46 from carrying cargo or passengers. This move follows a recent incident...

NASCAR Champ Mike Stefanik Killed In Ultralight Crash

Former NASCAR Modifieds champ Mike Stefanik was killed on Sunday when his Aerolite 103 ultralight crashed in eastern Connecticut. Stefanik was returning...

DRACO Ground Loops In Reno

Billed as the “most badass bushplane,” Mike Patey’s modified Wilga called DRACO suffered a devastating and, unfortunately, tremendously public accident today trying...

Stemme Announces New CEO

Germany-based aircraft manufacturer Stemme AG announced the appointment of Bart Slager as the company’s new CEO last Friday. Slager is replacing Paul...

How Smart Is Your Cell Phone?

With much talk about modern avionics in recent years, from glass cockpits to ADS-B,...

General Aviation Accident Bulletin

AVweb's General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister...

Top Letters And Comments, September 13, 2019

This week's letters brought comments from readers about relief flights to the Bahamas and remembering 9/11.

S.S. White Technologies Announces Custom Flexible Shafts for Aerospace

S.S. White Technologies, the worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of flexible shafts and related assemblies, highlights bespoke flexible shaft solutions for aerospace applications.

Kaman Measuring Highlights KD-5100 Differential Measurement System

The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products, Inc., a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance, precision non-contact position measuring systems, highlights the availability of its KD-5100 differential measurement system, which provides resolution to a nanometer of positional change.
I shot this photo at Tobin Harbor on the Isle Royale National Park, MI. I fly for Royale Seaplanes and fly into the Isle Royale National Park 3 or 4 times a day with the DHC-2 dropping off hikers and folks who want to stay at the Lodge. Truly a wonderful summer job! Photo by John Adamson.

What Has Man Wrought?

Or at least the ones—women, too—who design modern avionics. Which is to say I'm keeping my dual-EFIS Cub.

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Flight Trial: AeroVonics Innovative Electronic Gyros

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