Last week, we asked AVweb readers to peer once again into
their crystal balls and make a guess as to aviation's next great
frontier. Will personal flying devices like the jet pack put air
travel in the hands of everyone or will future aircraft be so
complicated that only the professionals can afford the investment of
time and money to learn to fly?
As it turns out, the readers who took time to respond to our query
didn't foresee much change, predicting the current mix of G.A. and mass
air travel will stay about the same for the immediate future. (We
did, however, get some very thoughtful
letters on the subject.)
For the complete breakdown of answers,
(You may be asked to register and answer, if you haven't already
participated in this poll.)
THIS WEEK'S QUESTION ***
It's time to cast an eye backward over the past year and ask, What was the biggest aviation story of 2007?