Volume 27, Number 24b, June 10, 2020
 
 
Airline Travel Picking Up, Slowly
After bottoming out on April 14 at around 87,000 passengers a day, the Transportation Security Administration is reporting steady, if […]   Read this article
Civil Air Patrol To Purchase 17 New Cessnas
The U.S. Civil Air Patrol (CAP) has awarded a contract to Textron Aviation for the purchase of 17 Cessna piston […]   Read this article
Boeing’s May Reveals Shift Toward Freighters
Boeing’s dismal 2020 continued through May, when the planemaker delivered just four jets, cargo or military variants only, and saw […] Read this article




Bearhawk Introduces Six-Seat Homebuilt (UPDATED)
Bearhawk Aircraft, best known for its two- and four-place utility homebuilts, will offer a new, larger model called the Bearhawk […] Read this article




ForeFlight and Garmin Release App Updates
ForeFlight and Garmin have released upgrades to their electronic flight bag (EFB) apps over the last couple of days that, […] Read this article




Bombardier To Lay Off 2,500 Employees
Bombardier Aviation has announced that it will be reducing its workforce by approximately 2,500 employees due to the impacts of […] Read this article




What Flight Schools Are Doing About COVID-19
The COVID-19 pandemic has devastated aviation, including most flight schools. In this video from AVweb, Paul Bertorelli interviews three flight […] Read this article




Overkill Or Prudence? No One Knows
Some flight schools are taking extraordinary COVID-19 precautions with little sense of whether the effort is worth it.  Read this article




Poll: Are You Mitigating COVID-19 Risks in Your Flying?
Each week, we poll the savviest aviators on the World Wide Web (that's you) on a topic of interest to the flying community. Share your opinion by participating in our current poll. Read this article




Short Final: Smooth Spot
Before Chicago’s O’Hare airport joined the rest of ICAO in the early 90s by identifying all their taxiways with alphanumeric […] Read this article




General Aviation Accident Bulletin
AVweb’s General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister publication, Aviation Safety magazine. All the reports […] Read this article