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Jeppesen Hosting Loss Of Control Webinar

Jeppesen will be hosting a free webinar next Tuesday to address loss of control situations from the pilot perspective. Topics will include discussion of how loss of control can happen and tips on how to recover. The one-hour event is scheduled to take place on Jan. 22 at 10 a.m. MST with Jeppesen?s ...

Short Final: Concorde Criticism

About 30 years ago I had a business trip to London and took the BOAC Concorde from Washington Dulles International Airport to London Heathrow Airport......

Top Letters And Comments, January 18, 2019

This week's letters brought comments from readers about landing on a freeway, airline security, Elon Musk?s spaceship, Boeing's truss-braced wing design and Southwest Airlines....

ATSB - Australian Transport Safety Bureau

Aircraft preparation event involving BAe 146-300, VH-NJZ, Sydney Airport, NSW, on 22 January 2019

The ATSB is investigating an aircraft preparation event involving an British Aerospace (BAe) 146-300, at Sydney Airport, NSW on 22 January. At about 0455 on 22 January the aircraft took off with the rear tail stand attached. After take-off the tail stand sheared off resulting in foreign object debr...

Balloon accident injures four

A hard landing shows the importance of studying all weather information before a flight....

Hard landing involving Kavanagh Balloon B-425, VH-OKX, 4 km south of Greta, NSW, 13 January 2018

A balloon accident which left four people injured highlights the importance of studying all available weather information when preparing for a flight....

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Top Five Reasons To Hate Top 10 Lists

Always worth a few clicks, asking readers to rank their favorite airplanes is an evergreen standby for editors desperate to avoid another how-to-land story or worse, anything about ADS-B....

China Rising In Space

If anyone is paying attention, China driving a probe around the far side of the Moon ought to stoke some competitive fires. Question is, will it?...

Herb Kelleher: An Industry Giant Passes

To call Herb Kelleher one of kind hardly does justice to a man who left an indelible mark on the modern airline industry. Just ask those of us who worked for him....

The Australian Aviation News

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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AMA Drone Report 01.17.19: DJI Smart Controller, UVify Swarm, Indemnis Chute

Also: Heathrow Drone Paranoia, GDU SAGA, New UK Drone Regs, State Farm Waiver DJI introduced a new remote controller for its drones at CES 2019. The Smart Controller features an ultra-bright display screen and controls optimized for DJI drones. Using a 5.5” screen built into the controller its...

Airborne-Unmanned 01.15.19: New CA Regs, State Farm Waiver, Indemnis Chute

Also: Heathrow Drone Sighting, DJI Smart Remote Controller, Hydrogen Multi-Rotor UAV, Northwest UAV Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, has announced Canada’s new rules for remotely piloted aircraft systems. The new rules, which will come into force on June 1, 2019, apply to all drone pilots ...

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (01.23.19)

Light Sport Aircraft Headquarters This website features a fairly complete listing of links to S-LSA manufacturers, along with information about flight training and LSA rules....

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University readies students for high-paying careers

The department of aviation at Michigan's Andrews University offers programs for aspiring pilots and aircraft maintenance tech -More- "I had a life policy that did not cover me for general aviation" — Pilot Insurance Center reviewed my life insurance coverage and found me a ...

Embraer plans major sales year for E2

Embraer will pursue "marquee customers" for the E190-E2 and E195-E2 this year.  -More- Download NBAA's Handbook: Reimbursement of Flight Expenses for Owner-Pilots. Start recovering more money from your airplane. Learn how to gain the maximum Federal reimbursement cost benefit wi...

What aviation events are on your must-attend list in 2019?

EAA AirVenture 43.05% Sun 'n Fun 30.18% Other 12.46% Reno Air Races 7.46%  -More- ...