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NTSB Prelim Explains 172 Train Collision Crash Sequence

The viral phenomenon that was the Cessna 172 hit by a train in Los Angeles earlier this month was close to being...

Misbehaving Passengers Turn Widebodies Around

A couple of passengers found a novel way of turning around a widebody airliner on Friday when they tried to commandeer business...

Emirates Resumes Service To U.S. After 5G Halt

Dubai-based Emirates Airline has resumed flights to all of its U.S. destinations following a halt beginning Tuesday due to the planned rollout...

NTSB Asks FAA To Require CO Detectors For GA Aircraft

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released a safety recommendation report on Thursday calling for the FAA to require carbon monoxide (CO)...

Short Final: Static

Heard while transitioning NorCal Approach airspace near Sacramento: Cessna 12345:...

General Aviation Accident Bulletin

AVweb's General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister...

Top Letters And Comments, January 21, 2022

This week's letters brought comments from readers about carbon monoxide detectors, flying an electric Xenos and the GA accident rate.

Elite Airways Selects Avsoft for CRJ Online Pilot Training

Elite Airways (MNU), based in Portland, Maine, has awarded Avsoft International a long-term contract for CRJ-200, CRJ-700, and CRJ-900 online pilot training. 

Gallagher Aviation Acquires Alpine Beech MLG STC Lighting Kit

Gallagher Aviation is excited to announce that it has acquired the STC for the Beechcraft Alpine Main Landing Gear Landing Light Kit.
Two Cardinal RGs in formation. Shot with a Motorola Z4 smart phone over Fort Ashby, WV, on Saturday, January 8th. Copyrighted photo by Dennis B. Boykin IV.

CO Detectors? Let’s Go With Self Help First

Carbon monoxide detectors might be considered must-have for the cockpit. But requiring them by FAA diktat? Hold on, pard.

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Best Of The Web: A Great Save Documented

The sands of time have all but buried one of the great aircraft saves of all time: Reeve Aleutian Flight 8. This...