On The Fly...

  • E-Mail this Article
  • View Printable Article
  • Text size:

    • A
    • A
    • A

Wreckage of a missing air ambulance was found in Hawaii Monday. The pilot and two paramedics were on their way to Hilo to pick up a patient when the plane crashed at the 5,000-foot level in an area of dense foliage and rugged terrain. All three died...

A modern design will take on the warbirds in the Unlimited Class at this year's Reno Air Races. The Wildfire Unlimited Air Racer uses modern aerodynamic design and all the ponies of a Pratt and Whitney R2800 engine to challenge the brawny WWII planes that dominate the class. Dave Morss will fly Wildfire...

A consortium of U.S.-based companies is being formed to enter the Chinese GA market. Uniworld LLC is putting the group together to take advantage of the recent opening of GA by the Chinese government. Small-to-medium aviation companies are being sought to attend a conference in Beijing May 24 to May 27...

Singapore Airlines launched the longest scheduled nonstop flight Tuesday when it started service between Singapore and Los Angeles. Flight time from Los Angeles to Singapore is more than 18 hours...

Three restorable WWII aircraft are being sold by an Australian museum. The PBY Catalina, Vultee Vengeance and Vought Kingfisher were to have been restored by the Whale World Museum in Western Australia but it doesn't have the resources.