Volume 27, Number 21c, May 22, 2020
 
 
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
Skyhawk Joyride Ends In Fence
Christian Virgil Estoque’s joyride in a stolen Skyhawk ended in the catch fence this week when he landed long in […]   Read this article
F-35 Crashes At Eglin
A U.S Air Force F-35A Lightning II crashed while landing at Florida’s Eglin Air Force Base at approximately 9:30 p.m. […] Read this article




Air France Retires A380 Fleet
Air France announced on Wednesday that it is retiring its Airbus A380 fleet due to the effects of the coronavirus […] Read this article




Texas Aircraft Introduces Colt Financing Program
Texas Aircraft Manufacturing has introduced a new financing program for its Colt-S and Colt-SL S-LSA aircraft. Fly-Away Financing is the […] Read this article




EAA: New FAA Ruling Eases Burden Of Special Flight Permits
According to the Experimental Aircraft Association, the FAA has “released a policy that will make it easier for some owners […] Read this article




Survey: Which Tablet Are You Using?
Tablets–iPad or Android–are must-have equipment for all but a very few owners and pilots, even those of us flying ancient […] Read this article




Emergency Landings: Beach Or Breakers?
Beaches and airplanes go together like a salad and a toss, especially for emergency landings. But there have been fatalities […] Read this article




No AirVenture. But What About Smaller Events?
We're starting to come out of the dark and while big events may be too risky, what about smaller, all-outdoor airshows? Read this article




Picture of the Week, May 21, 2020
A photo of my 1946 Ercoupe 415-C, shot from the rear of my hangar at Fremont, Nebraska (FET). Taken with a Nikon Coolpix. Copyrighted photo by Jerry E. Tobias. Read this article




Postflight Debriefs
You successfully executed the approach; the engine is shut down and the wheels are chocked. Another successful flight is over. […] Read this article




Also Virtual: FAA UAS Symposium (UPDATED)
The fifth-annual FAA UAS Symposium, originally scheduled for the middle of June in Baltimore, will shift to a virtual format. […] Read this article