Virtual Aviation Flight Training and AviatonShake announce strategic partnership, offering aspiring pilots a product that will bridge the gap between pilot qualification and employment. More
Embraer S.A. and Republic Airways Holdings Inc., operator of the largest E-Jets fleet in the world, announced a contract today for the sale and purchase of 50 firm E175 jets. The value of the firm order, which will be included in Embraer's 2014 third-quarter backlog, is estimated at USD 2.1 billion, based on 2014 list prices. More
The long range Falcon 7X will soon become the first business jet certified to operate at Daocheng Yading, the world's highest commercial airport. More
Wyp Aviation announced today that it is seeking funding for Phase II development of its WingBoard, "the next revolution in aerial sports." Likened to "a wakeboard in three dimensions," the WingBoard combines the thrill of wakeboarding, skydiving, and wingsuit flying and takes it to a new level. More
Airforms, Inc. awarded new engine baffle FAA PMA approval. Baffle kits now available for Piper PA-44-180 Seminole More
The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) today praised the strong endorsement by both the European Commission and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for a global initiative to modernise the way smaller aeroplanes are certified. More
Skanska announced the hire of five new executives, including three vice presidents. More
The Cessna Citation XLS+ is the centerpiece of the company's exhibit at the China International Business Aviation Show at the Flight Inspection Center of the Civil Aviation Authority of China in Beijing, China Sept. 16-18., representing its role both in Cessna's joint venture in China and as one of the best-selling business jet models ever produced. More
Embraer Defense & Security is exhibiting at the Air Force Association's Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition (AFA) to promote its light attack and advanced trainer A-29 Super Tucano aircraft. More
Flight Simulation Industry Veteran John Nicol Appointed as Special Advisor to the Board of Iris Dynamics Ltd.
MakerPlane CEO and former Lockheed Martin Prepar3d Principal Engineer brings more than 25 years of military and commercial simulation expertise to Victoria, BC based start-up. More
Two classroom teachers, Sonya Williams and Joseph Perrotta, last week were named recipients of the 2014 K-12 Classroom Teacher Grant Awards from the Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE). More
For all new orders received before 31st October 2014, Pipistrel will provide a 5 YEAR EXTENDED WARRANTY on the aircraft, engine and all installed options. More
Peerless Electronics is now distributing the full line of Master Lock Aviation Safety Products. The key/new featured products are aircraft circuit breaker lockout/ tagouts.
Air Fare America - a new aviation-themed travel show in development - is casting for a pilot, picker and chef. Invites interested candidates to apply online. More
Pilots may now trade-in their existing flight planning subscription, trade-up to iFlightPlanner and have the time remaining on it added to their new iFlightPlanner Premium or Premium Plus membership! More
The Concorde survived for 27 years. But no one has proposed a follow-on airliner. Could supersonic business jets be the next supersonic transports? More
Jack Fleetwood of Round Rock, TX leads the flight line in our latest edition of reader-submitted photos. Click through for more reader photography.