Army Orders Additional MH-47G Block II Chinooks

Boeing has announced that it will be building six additional MH-47G Block II Chinook heavy-lift helicopters for the U.S. Army Special Operations...

DOD Establishes New Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Identification Group

The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) announced on Tuesday that it has established the Airborne Object Identification and Management Synchronization Group (AOIMSG)...

Tecnam P2010 TDI Earns FAA Certification

Tecnam’s single-engine P2010 TDI has received its FAA type certificate, the company announced on Wednesday. The four-seat TDI, a Jet A-1/diesel version...

ATP, Pratt & Whitney Collaborate On Interactive Technical Manual Launch

Aviation software solutions and information services provider ATP has announced that it will be collaborating with Pratt & Whitney Canada for the...


Top Letters And Comments, November 26, 2021

This week's letters brought comments from readers about aviation democratization, LSA accidents and the future of urban air mobility.

Buying Used: Sonex & Waiex

The word that comes up most often when talking to Sonex owners is...

Short Final: Left Or Right

I was returning to Denver from some mountain and canyon flying in Idaho...

Air Plains Services Named Approved SureFly Install Specialist

Air Plains Services announced today it has been approved by SureFly as an installation specialist for all SureFly electronic ignition modules.

Pilot Training Industry Leaders Meet at the Dubai Airshow together with Emirates Flight Training Academy (EFTA) hosted over 50 leaders of the pilot training industry on the second day of the Dubai Airshow.
New RayBan mirrored clip on sunglasses provided the opportunity to grab a selfie with a unique perspective. Took a number of flights to figure out how to position the iPhone 11 Pro (nothing larger would work) relative to my head, my face relative to the horizon, and the best orientation relative to the sun. New York's Hudson Valley, November 2021. Copyrighted photo by Daniel Spitzer MD.

Some People Get To Fly Everything

Ever see the Save-A-Connie Lockheed Constellation? This is the story of one of the pilots who returned it from the dead in the desert boneyard. Skip Gatschet's career was every bit as storied as the airplane itself.

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Best Of The Web: Real World Engine Failure And Turnback

From the One-More-Time-But-With-Pictures file comes this week’s Best of the Web video. It was posted by Cessna Centurion owner Edward Frye earlier...