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
Author James Scott unearthed records that add new texture to a story most of us think we know well. More
Rick Mullins of New Richmond, OH takes us flying with him this week. Click through to view his photo and others from AVweb readers around the globe.