Volume 27, Number 4a, January 20, 2020
 
 
SpaceX Eyeing Manned Launch In April After Successful Test
SpaceX says it could send astronauts to the International Space Station as early as April after achieving the last major […]   Read this article
They Shall Not Pass
Don’t confuse testing with learning as another flight planning tool goes dark, and FAA test makers scramble to keep us confused.   Read this article
Closing Runway Will Increase Safety: Consultant
A consultant working for Chicago Executive Airport told a meeting last week that closing the busy facility’s crosswind runway will […] Read this article




Poll: Do You Think SpaceX Will Make a Manned Launch This 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




First Suits Launched In Delta Fuel Dump
The legal fallout from a Delta 777’s fuel dump over parts of Los Angeles last week has begun to pile […] Read this article




Bombardier Hints At Leaving Aviation Business
Bombardier said it may end its partnership with Airbus in the A220 airliner and hinted it could even sell its […] Read this article




Committee Finds Proper Process Followed In MAX Certification
A government advisory committee tasked with investigating FAA aircraft certification procedures and the certification of the grounded 737 MAX 8 […] Read this article




Mexico May Raffle Off Presidential 787
The government of Mexico is considering raffling off the presidential 787 Boeing Business Jet, with tickets selling at 500 pesos […] Read this article




Top Letters And Comments, January 17, 2020
This week's letters brought comments from readers about the latest milestone in Airbus' autonomous taxi, takeoff and landing project and how ADS-B is working out so far. Read this article




Industry Round-up, January 17, 2020
This week, AVweb’s news roundup uncovered reports on a new flight training device based on the Piper Archer TX, the […] Read this article