Russia’s Irkut Turns To Home-Grown Engines To Replace P&W’s PW1400Gs

Western sanctions on Russia have driven aircraft manufacturer Irkut to retrofit one of its MC-21-300 airliners with Russian-built Aviadvigatel PD-14 turbofans, replacing Pratt &...

Transportation Secretary Calls Out Airlines For Record Flight Cancelations

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg took to the airwaves to express his concerns with trouble on the nation’s airways, specifically calling out airlines’ performance...

Yet Another Highway Landing: This Time, All’s Well That Ends Well

A new highway forced landing is making viral YouTube history thanks to dashcam video. This one came to a flaming finale, but fortunately both...

Air Force Studies eVTOL Pilot Training

The Air Force is having a look at how it might use eVTOLs and is starting with who's best for the flight deck. It’s...

Top Letters And Comments, August 12, 2022

This week's letters brought comments from readers about glider flying, the Meyers 200 and working with ATC in an emergency.

When Things Go Wrong

Every single emergency procedure you can imagine should follow the basic outline of “aviate, navigate,...

Buying A Used Aircraft: Meyers 200

When it comes to piston singles, it’s not often that the words classic and speedster...
Air Plains Services is now offering the new TRIG TX56 and TX57 stack Nav/Com unit.
Students at USAA can become pilots or maintenance technicians with Avelo Airlines through accelerated aviation programs.
Yeah, probably it was. But that's the shape of the future. If the thrill is worth it—and for most of us, it is—go for it.

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The Long, Twisted And Slightly Ridiculous Story of Avgas (Part 1)

For decades, the general aviation industry has struggled with finding a replacement for leaded avgas without success. The biggest driver of this failure is...