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
In a first visit to Aero, it's hard to escape this harsh reality -- around every corner, there is another beautiful, stunning, interesting aircraft -- but it's difficult or next to impossible for an American to buy one. More
Jim Russell of Edgewater, FL kicks off our latest batch of reader-submitted photos. Click through for more shots from AVweb readers around the globe.