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Volume 29, Number 39c, September 28, 2022
Eviation Alice Completes First Flight
Eviation’s all-electric Alice aircraft successfully completed its first flight on Tuesday at Washington’s Grant County International Airport (MWH). The Alice “technology demonstrator” flew for eight minutes, reaching an altitude of 3,500 feet. The company reported that the flight, which tested[…]   Read this article
NASA Conducts First Planetary Defense Test
NASA wrapped up its first-ever planetary defense technology demonstration on Monday evening, crashing a spacecraft into an asteroid with the goal of altering its orbit. The Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) targeted the asteroid Dimorphos, which measures 530 feet (160[…]   Read this article
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Boeing Delivers 100th 737-800BCF
Boeing announced on Tuesday that it has delivered its 100th contracted 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF). The aircraft, which was converted at Boeing Shanghai Aviation Services Co. Ltd. (BSAS), went to AerCap Cargo who will lease it to Brazil-based GOL[…] Read this article

Garmin 'Webinar Fltplan SMS for Flight Schools
Southwest Airlines President To Step Down
Southwest Airlines announced on Monday that its president and chief operating officer (COO) Mike Van de Ven will be stepping down. Van de Ven, who has been with the airline since 1993, will be leaving his role as COO at[…] Read this article

Wings 4 Humanity 'Piper Colt raffle
Short Final: Request
When traffic was diminished initially in the pandemic, it sure seemed different flying into New York airspace, with far fewer airplanes and fewer grumpy controllers. In fact, some were actually courteous with terms like “thank you” and such finding their[…] Read this article

Aviation Safety 'The active pilot's guide'