Volume 26, Number 32c
August 16, 2019
 
 
A321 Makes Emergency Landing In Cornfield
An Airbus A321 operated by Ural Airlines was forced to make an emergency landing in a cornfield near Moscow, Russia, […]   Read this article
UPDATED: Earnhardt Family, Pilots Safe After Citation Crash
A Cessna Citation 680 business jet carrying former NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife, Amy, and their 1-year-old daughter, […]   Read this article
Boeing 777-8 Development Delayed
Boeing is delaying development of the 777-8, the ultra-long-range version of its widebody 777X family, which includes the 777-8 and […]   Read this article
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Linked To Piper Crash
Carbon monoxide poisoning likely played a key role in the fatal accident of a 1984 Piper Malibu carrying soccer star […] Read this article




ZeroAvia Introduces Hydrogen-Fueled Powertrain
California-based startup ZeroAvia unveiled a hydrogen-fueled electric powertrain prototype targeted at 500-mile regional flights in 10- to 20-seat fixed-wing aircraft […] Read this article




Praetor 500 Receives Brazilian Certification
Embraer’s Praetor 500 midsize business jet has received its type certificate from Brazil’s Civil Aviation Authority (Agência Nacional de Aviação […] Read this article




How Pipistrel Builds Electric Airplanes
Slovenia-based Pipistrel is the only company currently marketing an electric training aircraft. In this AVweb video, Paul Bertorelli visited the factories in both Slovenia and Italy to learn how the airplanes are made. Read this article




Picture of the Week, August 15, 2019
While working in Idaho at Cascade Aircraft Management, we were fortunate to have a Grumman Albatross project for avionics upgrades. I saw the cloudy background and took this with my iPhone 6s and processed it in Photoshop using Silver Efex Pro to convert to black & white while increasing the contrast and structure. Copyrighted photo by Rob Huntington. Read this article




Short Final: Jackpot
After dropping off our Angel Flight West passenger we were climbing out of Henderson, Nevada. On the guard frequency (121.5) […] Read this article