Last week, AVweb reported on the FAA Forecast, which predicted
(among other things) a growth of the very light jet population by 5,000
planes over the next decade. In our previous "Question of the
Week," we asked whether you agreed with the FAA.
It seems AVweb readers are a little more conservative when it comes
to VLJ growth, with only 8% of those who took our poll expecting to see
5,000 (or more) VLJs delivered in the next ten years. The biggest
segment of our respondents (37% of you) put the delivery number in the
For a complete breakdown of reader responses to last week's Question,
THIS WEEK'S QUESTION ***
A House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee report released
this week maintains there is "widespread fraud" among pilots who hide
serious medical conditions from examining physicians in order to retain
medical certification for their FAA pilot certificates. Do you
know anyone (yourself or others) who has purposely omitted any health
information on his or her aviation medical application form?