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Automation: Friend or Foe?
Our training regime hasn’t changed to accommodate the new equipment pilots are being forced to use. The simple fact is that greater—not less—automation is in our future. Read More
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AVweb Classic
AVweb landed on the World Wide Web in 1995. Since then, we've amassed a huge archive of advice, analysis,and inspiration. Travel back with us for a look at a classic article from AVweb's past.

Want more? Visit our advanced search page and enter a topic that interests you. You may be surprised at what you discover. Read More
Leading Edge #23: Stabilized Approaches in Light Airplanes
Stabilized approaches aren't just for the Jet-A club. AVweb's Thomas P. Turner suggests ways to make them work for piston-pounders. Read More
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XGPS170 GPS + ADS-B Receiver || From Dual 
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Weather Where You Want It the Most — In the Cockpit!
The XGPS170 GPS + ADS-B Receiver delivers no-subscription weather (FIS-B) & traffic (TIS-B) services to many EFB apps on Apple and Android devices. See NEXRAD radar imagery, NOTAMs, METARs, TAFs, PIREPs, winds aloft, TFRs, and SUA updates right on your tablet! The XGPS170 features a WAAS GPS and USB-rechargeable battery that lasts over five hours and connects to two tablets using Bluetooth. Non-slip mount included. Click here to learn more.
AVweb's Newstips Address

Our best stories start with you. If you've heard something the flying world might want to know about, tell us. Submit news tips via e-mail here. (Or send them direct to Newstips at AVweb.com.)

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JT-8D9 Jet Engine Auction || August 6, 2013 at 
San Bernardino International Airport Authority
JT-8D9 Jet Engine Auction — August 6 at San Bernardino International Airport Authority
ATTN: fixed base operators, repair shops, parts dealers, charter & cargo operators, and private owners. Bar None Auction will hold a live on-site and online auction of nearly 500 items, including tools, testing equipment, support fixtures, and more. Features six JT-8D9 jet engines. On-site preview starts at 8:00am, and the auction begins at 10:00am. Click here for a complete inventory and information.
Meet the AVweb Team

AVweb is the world's premier independent aviation news resource, online since 1995. Our reporting, features, and newsletters are brought to you by:

Publisher
Tom Bliss

Editorial Director, Aviation Publications
Paul Bertorelli

Editor-in-Chief
Russ Niles

Webmaster
Scott Simmons

Contributing Editors
Mary Grady
Glenn Pew

Avionics Editor
Larry Anglisano

Contributors
Kevin Lane-Cummings
Paul Berge

Ad Coordinator
Karen Lund

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A Visit to Zulu
A year into the program, Continental's innovative flight training program is making headway. Read More