Volume 27, Number 43b, October 21, 2020
 
 
American Plans To Fly The 737 MAX This Year
American Airlines is planning to restart 737 MAX service this year—barely. The airline said that it will fly the MAX […]   Read this article
Marines Retire Super Cobra
The United States Marine Corps (USMC) officially retired its Bell AH-1W Super Cobra twin-engine attack helicopters last week after 34 […]   Read this article
Navy F/A-18 Crashes in California (UPDATED)
Details are still coming in, but the U.S. Navy confirms that an F/A-18E Super Hornet has crashed near China Lake […] Read this article




uAvionix AV-30 Review
The uAvionix AV-30-E is an Experimental-class electronic flight instrument with wide capabilities. Here's a report from sister publication KITPLANES. Read this article




Bombardier To Offer 1,000 Internships
Aircraft manufacturer Bombardier has announced that it plans to offer at least 1,000 new paid student internships for the 2020-21 […] Read this article




It's International Air Traffic Controller Day!
Did you get cleared direct to your destination when you thought you were going to string together a bunch of […] Read this article




Poll: Do You Think the 737 MAX is Ready for Recertification?
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




Jetpacks Over LAX? Wanna Bet?
You can make a drone look like anything. Including a guy on a jetpack. Read this article




KITPLANES Future Product Survey
Our sister publication, KITPLANES, is running a survey to see which features—performance, ease of construction, and engine choices, among others—are […] Read this article




Best Of The Web: Landing On A Pitching Deck
In 2005, PBS produced a 10-hour series about flight operations on the U.S.S. Nimitz. In this Best of the Web […] 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




Short Final: Smooth Rides
We were returning in our Phenom 300 from New Jersey to our home base in San Jose, California (KSJC). The […] Read this article