Volume 26, Number 32a
August 12, 2019
 
 
Southwest Pilot Flies Dad Home After 52 Years Missing In Action
A Southwest pilot flew his father home last week, 52 years after saying goodbye for the last time as a […]   Read this article
You Dreamers Can Never Leave
The older you get, the weirder your dreams. And not the kind having to do with the future.   Read this article
How Pipistrel Builds Electric Airplanes
Slovenia-based Pipistrel is the only company currently marketing an electric training aircraft. In this AVweb video, Paul Bertorelli visited the factories in both Slovenia and Italy to learn how the airplanes are made.   Read this article
Amazon Formally Applies For Drone Delivery
Amazon has formally applied to begin limited drone delivery of packages in the U.S. and comments are being accepted until […] Read this article




Crash Pilot Produced Video Of Rescue
A Minnesota pilot who pulled the parachute on his Cirrus SR22 over a wilderness area of Quebec says he hopes […] Read this article




Vertigo Cause Of Japan F-35 Crash
The Japanese government has confirmed that spatial disorientation was the cause of the fatal crash of a Japanese Air Self-Defense […] Read this article




Medevac Pilot May Have Been Asleep At Controls
The FAA is investigating whether the pilot of a medevac helicopter fell asleep at the controls while taking a patient […] Read this article




NTSB Issues Safety Alert On Jet Fuel Contamination
The NTSB has issued a Safety Alert asking jet fuel providers to take measures to prevent fuel contamination by diesel […] Read this article




Top Letters And Comments, August 9, 2019
Accident Probe: Twin Training Just for my two bits worth: Many years ago, I was involved in a test program […] Read this article




Short Final: Halloween Costume
One time on Halloween night I heard a pilot make a common mistake but have a little fun with it. […] Read this article




AirFleet Capital Celebrates 25th Anniversary
AirFleet Capital is proud to announce their 25th anniversary of providing financing for aircraft, including single engine pistons, turboprops, helicopters and jets. Read this article




AirVenture Attendance Up
The 50th anniversary of the show they call AirVenture held in Oshkosh closed out last week and the EAA has […] Read this article




ATP Purchases Skyhawk Fleet
ATP Flight School has signed an agreement with Textron Aviation for orders and options for up to 100 Cessna 172 […] Read this article