Many pilots — if not their spouses — want to combine flying with recreation when they plan a vacation. Often, the result is simply flying to a location and parking the plane. But what if you want to use an aircraft to go places and see things otherwise impossible? AVweb's Howard Fried just returned from such a journey — traveling entirely by Cessna on the Great Outback Australian Navigation adventure. Some guys get all the cushy assignments. More
That's the difference between intrinsic risk and demonstrated risk. Sometimes, at the point you realize which is which, it's too late. More
Ray Damijonaitis of Gurnee, IL takes "close call" to a new level in our latest prize-winning photos. Click through for more breath-taking reader-submitted pictures.