Whelen 'G3 Bright Decision
Volume 29, Number 44b, November 1, 2022
Electric R44 Completes First Flight Between Airfields
Tier 1 Engineering announced that it has successfully completed an airport-to-airport flight with its all-electric helicopter design. The aircraft, a modified Robinson R44, flew between California’s Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport (TRM) and Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) on Saturday. The[…]   Read this article
American Airlines Cadet Academy Announces First Collegiate Partner
American Airlines has partnered with Tulsa, Oklahoma-based Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology to expand its Cadet Academy. Via the partnership, academy cadets will have the option to earn an Associate of Applied Science in Aviation Flight degree from Spartan[…]   Read this article
David Clark 'Fly a legend April 28 2022
Buying Backcountry: Focus On Your Needs
Want to start a fight at a gathering of pilots? Just innocently ask, “Hey, what’s the best backcountry airplane?” Go hide. Then come back in 10 minutes and watch the chairs flying.  Backcountry flying and the airplanes designed for it[…] Read this article

AVweb 'Classifieds Where Aviation meets Business Tuesday
Textron Aviation Breaks Ground On Wichita Distribution Center Expansion
Textron Aviation has broken ground on a 180,000-square-foot expansion of its parts distribution center at the company’s headquarters in Wichita, Kansas. The addition is expected to include space for warehouse storage, customer support analysts and offices. According to the company,[…] Read this article

Frasca 'Realistic Sim for pro training
General Aviation Accident Bulletin, October 31, 2022
AVweb’s General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister publication, Aviation Safety magazine. All the reports listed here are preliminary and include only initial factual findings about crashes. You can learn more about the final probable[…] Read this article

Aviation Consumer 'Take the guesswork out...'
Top Letters And Comments, October 28, 2022
Team Tackles Unexplained Aerial Phenomena It’s about time. The other countries particularly France have led the way to open, true scientific approach to this subject. There is an excellent book by an author named Keane. If you look at this[…] Read this article