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Suicidal Ramp Worker Crashes Q400 (Updated, Corrected)

A Horizon Air Q400 crashed on Ketron Island near Seattle-Tacoma Airport in Washington State after 29-year-old ramp worker Rich Russell was able to take it off from the busy international airport....

Vintage Airliner Crash Injures Five

For the second time in less than a month, a vintage airliner carrying passengers has crashed but this time there were no fatalities. The 1944 de Havilland Dragon Rapide biplane took off from Abbotsford International Airport in British Columbia about 5:30 p.m. on Saturday just after the close of the ...

Trump Choice Complicating FAA Administrator Nomination

President Donald Trump's continued promotion of his personal pilot John Dunkin as the next FAA administrator is apparently the underlying cause of the lengthy delay in nominating a new administrator....

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AirVenture In The Tail Lights

AirVenture 2018 set attendance records and also left the AVweb staff with some indelible memories....

AirVenture: The Diesel Dance

We respectfully do the required steps, but somehow the magic is missing....

AirVenture: Electrics Are Meh

We had expected more stuff on electric airplanes, but ... not so much. Could the market be taking a pause?...

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Bali chaos as Tiger row deepens

Tigerair has again cancelled flights in and out of Denpasar, and there is no sign of the dispute being resolved....

Passengers in safe hands

Flying has never been safer for Australians on commercial aircraft, according to a new report from the ATSB....

Tigerair ban strands Aussies

More than 170 Australian travellers remained stranded in Bali last night following the Indonesian ban on Tiger­air....

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It's ALIVE! 2018 AirVenture Innovation Preview Program Now Available

Get The Inside Details On THE Most Exciting NEW Innovations And Product Announcements From OSHKOSH 2018... The staff of EAA and the Aero-News Network were pleased to release the latest in a series of novel Aero-TV/Airborne programs designed to draw attention to the most innovative and aggressively o...

Airborne-Unmanned 08.14.18: Wing Delivery, Pilot Unions, Drones Herd Birds

Also: Cyberhawk, Oceans Unmanned, VerdeGo Aero, Swift Engineering A pioneering commercial BVLOS delivery by drone brought ice cream to a two-year-old in a demonstration conducted in Virginia by Alphabet's Wing. The delivery flight covered 1.4 miles, and arrived within eight minutes from the time the...

Airborne 08.15.18: Bell 525 Milestone, Parker Solar Probe, NIMBY Nonsense

Also: Aerion Supersonic, Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Australia GA Maintenance, Flight Training Legislation The Bell 525 Relentless program is closing in on an anticipated 2019 certification, as yet another milestone was completed as part of a series of rigorous test protocols. The Bell 525 program r...

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2 Texas high schools offer drone-piloting classes

Pioneer High School and Sharyland High School in Texas are offering students a 40-hour course to help them earn certification -More- Aviation Friendly Life Insurance at Much Better Rates. Pilots are paying too much in premiums for life insurance coverage just because of aviation. The Pilot...

Pre-owned business jet stock dwindling worldwide

Used business jets are becoming harder to find worldwide, with just 1,966 planes on the market in June, down from 2,301 in Ju -More- ...

Catching a ride in the Icon A5 amphibious plane

 -More- Building on 40 Years of Autopilot Success. The S-TEC 3100 Digital Autopilot brings features such as automatic trim, envelope protection & alerting, straight & level recovery, indicated airspeed hold and much more. The S-TEC 3100 flies with ultimate precision using an already existi...