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In their weekly perusal of developments in aviation, AVweb's staff turned up news of an expansion of SocialFlight, insurance benefits for customers of Crosswind Concepts, the annual convention of the Silver Wings Fraternity and certification of Piper's M-Class airplanes in China. More

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The Risks of Maneuvering... »

Sure, we know what maneuvering speed is, we learned it in private pilot ground school. It turns out that we were rather badly mislead. More

Hey! Why's the Horizon Over... »

It's happened to every pilot at some time or another—suddenly the airplane isn't doing what the pilot intends. Most of the time recovery is routine.... More

Your IFR Ticket: The First... »

The first year following the instrument rating checkride is a critical one. For too many pilots, the checkride represents a high point in skills and... More

Red Bull Air Race Coming To... »

Britain's Paul Bonhomme and Nigel Lamb will try to narrow the gap with Red Bull Air Race World Championship leader Hannes Arch of Austria at the first race... More

Fly On the 4th of July »

It's the Fourth of July—go fly. On a basic level, it's summer in the northern hemisphere so enjoy it in the air—if you're in the southern... More

When ATC Says 'Unable' »

Judgment is the cornerstone of the air traffic control profession. This basic trait, common among thousands of successful air traffic controllers worldwide,... More