Volume 27, Number 53a, December 28, 2020
 
 
Tribunal Rules Delta 'Retaliated' Against Pilot For Safety Report
A Labor Department tribunal has awarded a Delta pilot $500,000 in a whistleblower case after determining the airline “weaponized” a […]   Read this article
My Seatbelt Phobia
I don't always forget to fit the seatbelt correctly, but when I do, I make sure it's on YouTube.   Read this article
Second Look: Cirrus TRAC Trainer
Cirrus is not known for being a major player in training, but a year ago, it announced the new TRAC […] Read this article




Video Surfaces Of Possible 'Guy In A Jetpack' Over L.A.
The lively debate over the existence of an actual “jetpack man” frequenting the airspace around Los Angeles took a turn […] Read this article




Poll: Which Describes Your Impression of the 2020 Flying Year?
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




Nashville Blast Prompts 'National Defense' TFR
A TFR remains in place over downtown Nashville until Dec. 30 even though authorities have determined the man who blew […] Read this article




Coroner Confirms COVID-19-Related Respiratory Failure Killed United Passenger
A New Orleans coroner has confirmed a man who fell ill on a United Airlines flight last week died of […] Read this article




Wipaire Engineers 206 Cargo Door Solution
Wipaire is engineering a fix for a long-standing issue with Cessna 206 aircraft in which emergency escape from the rear […] Read this article




Asia-Pacific Region Adds Two FBOs In 2020
Just two FBOs were opened in the Asia-Pacific region last year, one at New Delhi, India’s Indira Gandhi International Airport […] Read this article




Top Letters And Comments, December 25, 2020
This week's letters brought comments from readers about hybrid electric aircraft design and Microsoft Flight Sim. Read this article