Experimentals

Amazon Petitions FAA To Permit Drone Testing »

On July 9, 2014, Amazon Prime Air petitioned the FAA for an exemption to allow private research and development flight testing of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) outdoors on its private property near Seattle, Wash. More

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The Weekender: Independence... »

Our weekly review of what to do in aviation on SocialFlight uncovered numerous Independence Day fly-ins and events—starting at the top with a fly-in at... More

New This Week »

AVweb's weekly dig into aviation developments uncovered news that two states passed laws that include aviation in recreational activity protections,... More

The Weekender: Grassroots... »

It seems that as spring moves towards summer our weekly review of what’s going on in aviation on SocialFlight reveals more and more events, especially... More

AVmail: May 26, 2014 »

John Benton writes: "A UAV (or any remotely controlled air vehicle) flown under 400 feet still has the potential to easily take down a manned aircraft,... More

The Weekender: Gumbo,... »

Our weekly review of SocialFlight found fly-ins that run the gamut from a night airshow through a fly-in that's been going on for over half a century, a... More

Just Aircraft Ships 500th Kit »

Just Aircraft of Walhalla, S.C., announced that has shipped out its 500th kit, a SuperSTOL. Kits have gone to all 50 states and over 20 foreign countries. More