Volume 26, Number 26c
July 5, 2019
 
 
Bombardier Launches Learjet 75 Liberty
Bombardier unveiled its newest light business jet, the Learjet 75 Liberty, on Tuesday. According to the company, the Part 25-certified […]   Read this article
How Not to Be a Hero
Rare is the airborne emergency when another pilot in another airplane can step in to help. This is not one of them.   Read this article
Gulfstream G600 Certified
Gulfstream has announced that its G600 business jet received both its type and production certificates from the FAA last week. […]   Read this article
Boeing Sets Up Fund For MAX Crash Victims’ Families
Boeing has announced that it will be providing $100 million in funds “to address family and community needs” of people […] Read this article




Airspeeder Racing Coming in 2020
Sydney-based Alauda is positioning its Airspeeder series as an aerial equivalent of Formula 1 car racing, with 10 quad- or […] Read this article




Blue Angels Get New “Fat Albert"
The U.S. Navy has announced a $29.7 million contract with United Kingdom Ministry of Defense (U.K. MOD) for a C-130J […] Read this article




NASA Orion Launch Abort Test Successful
NASA completed a successful test of the launch abort system (LAS) on its Orion spacecraft at Florida’s Cape Canaveral Air […] Read this article




Picture of the Week, July 4, 2019
I am fortunate enough to have been invited to be the Sport Class Air Racing Ramp Boss for the National Championship Air Races in Reno. During the first week of June 2019, I was training and present for the Sport Formation Warm-Up and Pylon Racing School in Reno. Over 30 Sport Class air racers were participating and parked on the Sport Class Ramp area. A sudden thunderstorm dropped rain on us and found the reflection of the clouds quite dramatic. I took this with my iPhone Xs and used Photoshop to increase the contrast and saturation. Copyrighted photo by Rob Huntington. Read this article




Accident Probe: Lack Of Peer Pressure
When I was a student pilot, I was lucky to have some grizzled mentors. There were a lot of “do […] Read this article




Submit Your Photo To Our Picture Of The Week Contest
Submit your photo to our Picture of the Week contest. Read this article