Volume 27, Number 10c, March 6, 2020
 
 
Former AA Mechanic Sentenced For Attempting To Destroy An Aircraft
A former American Airlines mechanic was sentenced to 37 months in prison on Wednesday for “attempted destruction of an aircraft.” […]   Read this article
No, Don’t Shut the Engine Down
Why is this suddenly a thing if a gear-up landing is in the offing? It’s a bad idea. Don’t do it.   Read this article
ACE Reaches 100-Pilot Milestone
The Florida-based Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) announced last week that its flight scholarship initiative has produced its 100th private […] Read this article




FAA Expanding Weather Camera Program
The FAA has signed an agreement with the State of Colorado Division of Aeronautics to install cameras on 13 AWOS […] Read this article




NASA Adds 17 Companies To UAM Grand Challenge
NASA signed agreements with 17 aviation companies to support its Urban Air Mobility (UAM) Grand Challenge technology demonstrations on Tuesday. […] Read this article




An Airspace Incursion
Pilots are aware of the rules and regulations defined in the Federal Aviation Regulations and the Aeronautical Information Manual. If […] Read this article




Boeing Introduces FARA Design
Boeing unveiled its single-engine helicopter design for the U.S. Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) prototype competition on Tuesday. The […] Read this article




Survey Seeks Airline And Instrument-Rated Private Pilots
Researchers from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) are looking for instrument-rated private pilots and airline pilots who also fly general aviation […] Read this article




Picture of the Week, March 5, 2020
Hot air balloons join the dawn as the sun rises over the Nile River in Luxor, Egypt. The Valley of the Kings resides deep in the mountain directly behind the balloons; the stark demarcation between irrigated land and the surrounding desert is evident. Leica SL2, ASA 200. Copyrighted photo by Daniel Spitzer. 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