Pilot Cited Visibility In Maryland Power Line Crash

The pilot of a Mooney that crashed into power lines and a tower in Maryland earlier this week told a 911 dispatcher that visibility...

FAA Proposes Overhaul Of Airliner Certification

The FAA has published its response to the 737 MAX certification debacle in the form of a 117-page Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that...

Copilot’s Fall From Jump Plane Ruled An Accident

The death of a young copilot who fell from a jump plane in North Carolina last July was an accident, an autopsy report has...

Aero Medical Market Expected To Expand Over The Next Five Years

According to a market analysis report cited by digitaljournal.com, the market for air ambulance services is expected to experience a compound annual growth rate...

Vertical Air Movement

Heading into another winter season, our thoughts begin shifting to cold-weather flying hazards—fog, icing, and...

Short Final: Hyperdrive

One night the Potomac Approach frequency was not very congested. I overheard a pilot talking...

Instrument Batteries: Care And Feeding

The backup rechargeable batteries used in current-gen EFIS models have gotten better over the years....
Just in time for winter in the northern hemisphere, Avsoft International has released a Contaminated Runways course for pilot general subject training.
Online flight instructor service develops software to improve safety/proficiency with scenario-based training at home.
This Piper is used to tow gliders on Montricher airfield near Geneva. It is just waiting for its next user. Taken with a Xiaomi M2101 K6G, F 1.9, 1/825 secs. Copyrighted photo by Gilbert Benzonana.
As fall turns to winter, the honest and inspiring story of Jesse Brown is a welcome antidote to glitzier films.

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In His Own Words: Thomas Hudner

In this Living History video recorded before his death in 2017, Medal of Honor Recipient Thomas Hudner Jr. talks about his experiences during the...