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Wild Ride For E190 Crew Over Portugal

A crew of six doing what appears to have been a post-maintenance check on an Astana Airlines Embraer E190 nearly ditched the aircraft in the ocean after it became uncontrollable shortly after takeoff. The crew reported multiple system failures as they endured a wild ride over the countryside northea...

WACO Gets New Owner

WACO Aircraft Corporation has been acquired by Florida-based Dimor Group Inc. The acquisition also includes WACO?s FBO and Part 145 maintenance facility, Centennial Aircraft Services, which is located at Michigan?s W. K. Kellogg Regional Airport (KBTL)....

Pilots Not Told About 737 MAX Auto Trim System (Updated)

Boeing kept airlines and pilots in the dark about an automated background trim system on the 737 MAX that may be implicated in the first crash of the new model in Indonesia last month. The trim system, which is meant to improve pitch characteristics and stall protection, wasn?t even described in any...

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Seller Beware

Airplane sales are famously loosey-goosey. As a result, they are depressingly susceptible to fraud. Read this tale and maybe you'll avoid that....

ADS-B Apocalypse

We're not quite there yet, but you can see if from here. Avionics shops are scheduling out two or three months for installation and that delay may soon grow....

The Trouble With Trainers

Killer app and flight trainer don't go together in the same sentence for a reason. Trainers have a limited market, low margins and they're hard to sell. Yet no type of aircraft is more important to aviation's future....

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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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Aero-Help Wanted: ANN REALLY Needs A Sales Pro

ANN/Airborne/Aero-TV Marketing Department Needs Part or Full Time Personnel E-I-C Note: For some reason, finding really motivated/honest/professional sales help has been a tough gig. And that need is greater now than ever. As a media partner to two of the most pivotal players in the drone arena... a...

AMA Drone Report 11.08.18: FAI Championships, Drone Controller, Vaccines By Air

Also: Mavic 2 Pro Eval Starts, DJI Expands, FlightSafety Test Prep, What’s A ‘Hover 2?’ Imagine being a 15-year-old drone racer from Australia... and now imagine that you’re in China to win a $24K check. The new World Drone Racing Champion was announced after four days of com...

Airborne-Unmanned 11.13.18: Parrot AG Solution, Kratos Expands, Precisionhawk

Also: ERAU Certified, AeroVironment Award, International Brain-Drone Race, Relmatech's Direct Broadcast Platform European drone group Parrot has introduced Bluegrass Fields, an end-to-end agriculture drone solution, which provides farmers, agronomists and researchers with the insights they need to b...

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Cal Fire pilot delivers retardant with precision

As a super tanker pilot for the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Marcos Valdez works with ground crews  -More- Aviation is Absolutely Covered — Life Insurance Coverage Designed for Pilots. Applying for life insurance as a pilot can be a major frustration. CFI &...

GA aircraft deliveries on the rise

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association announced that third-quarter general aviation aircraft deliveries increased 6. -More- ...

Iowa airport opens with spacious terminal, runway

Iowa's new Sioux County Regional Airport features a 54-by-100-foot terminal building, hangars for rent and a 5,500-foot runwa -More- ...