An Aspen, Colorado, man is suing the pilot and passenger in an L-39 that hit power lines over a highway in 2015, saying he gripped the steering wheel of his car so tightly he’s had chronic pain in his hands ever since.More
President Donald Trump said Saturday he’d personally negotiated a $1 billion reduction in the $4.2 billion cost of the replacement aircraft for Air Force One and accomplished it in less than an hour. He also told a campaign rally in Melbourne, Florida, that the 25 percent discount is “not good enough. We’re still not going to do it. The price is still too high.”More
Sonic booms rattled the southeast coast of Florida Friday evening as two F-15s were scrambled to intercept an aircraft that violated presidential restricted airspace over West Palm Beach.More
Airport operators and flight schools in the Palm Beach, Florida, area are bracing for long-term economic loss and disruption due to the presidential TFR covering President Trumps visits to... More
U.S. Navy Rear Adm. DeWolf Miller showed little enthusiasm for trading Super Hornets for F-35s, as has been proposed by President Trump in an effort to reduce the total program cost of the F-35... More
NBAA and four businesses have petitioned the U.S. Court of Appeals to review the FAAs deal with the City of Santa Monica to shorten the airports runway. Under the deal, the runway would... More
ExpressJet Airlines led major U.S. carriers for 2016 in highest percentage of bags lost. According to Department of Transportation statistics, ExpressJet received reports of mishandled baggage from... More
The Stratos 714 VLJ prototype, designed as a 400 knot, 4-6 place jet, made its second test flight late last month from its home base of Redmond, Oregon, in anticipation of a public debut later this... More
More than 90% percent of certification work on new aircraft and aircraft parts is outsourced by the FAA to the manufacturers themselves, according to a GAO report. Similar to the FAA delegation of... More
Military pilots arent flying often enough to be as proficient as they need to be, Lt. Gen. Jon Davis, the head of Marine Corps aviation, told reporters in Washington, D.C., recently. "We're... More
A CRJ-700 operated by PSA Airlines struck a deer during takeoff from Charlottes Douglas International Airport on Wednesday morning. In an air traffic control recording (full audio from... More
In-flight anomalies can have serious consequences when a pilot encounters them for the first time. More
Recent general aviation and air carrier accidents. More
I was listening to Unicom at my local airport in Northwest Ohio when I heard the following exchange between two jets on the ramp ... Citation 1234: Taxiing to runway 18 for departure ... Lear 5678: You going to Columbus?... Citation: Yeah ... Lear: Wanna race? ... Citation: That's not fair, you're in a Lear! ... Ben Stevens More
A new drone brand called Gizmowl has hit the market and seeks collaboration from 3D makers.
Maule Air, Inc., introduces two new aircraft to its lineup, the M-4-180V, S2 and S4.
SurePilot(TM) successfully assess over one-hundred First Officer candidates in one month for Caribbean Airlines Ltd
Caribbean Airlines Ltd, a flag-carrier airline of Trindad and Tobago, approached SurePilot(TM) in late 2016 with the requirement to rapidly and effectively assess approximately one-hundred First Officer candidates for immediate recruitment in to active commercial airline operation.
That's one lesson to draw from Harrison Ford's latest scrape. The other is how to avoid doing the same. More
A pretty airplane with a pretty backdrop makes for a pretty nice Picture of the Week. Air to air is always the result of teamwork and the chase plane team of pilot Tom Mitchell, photographer Jay Beckman and Bonanza pilot Tom Rippinger combined for a winner