Volume 28, Number 2a, January 4, 2021
GA Helps Vaccine Distribution
GA is being harnessed to help distribute COVID-19 vaccines in South Carolina as Angel Flight Soars is shifting focus to […]   Read this article
Winter Flying? Really, Must We?
Send the kids to bed; it’s time for my annual bout of seasonal disorder. No ode to joyous winter flying from me.   Read this article
How To Fly The Pattern Without Making An $#@ Of Yourself.
For some reason, pilots often make a hash of flying the traffic pattern with especially nasty arguments over straight-in approaches. […] Read this article

Pilot Numbers Show Steady Growth In China
The number of civil aviation pilots in China reached 68,274 last year, maintaining the 10 percent growth rate seen in […] Read this article

Drone Pilot Facing $182,000 In Fines
The FAA is proposing a total of $182,000 in fines to an unlicensed drone pilot who was warned three times […] Read this article

Poll: Will The FAA's New Drone Regulations Kill RC Flying?
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

Twin Otter Knocked Camera From Photographer's Hands
France’s civil aviation investigations organization, the BEA, issued a report (French only) last Thursday saying a Twin Otter was a […] Read this article

Lab Makes Jet Fuel From CO2
A team of scientists at Oxford University has made jet fuel from carbon dioxide in the lab and there is […] Read this article

A319 Tangles With 'Pyrotechnics Balloon' Landing In Bogota
Colombian officials politely asked people to refrain from flying balloons, possibly packed with explosives, near airports just before a bizarre […] Read this article

Top Letters And Comments, January 1, 2020
This week's letters brought comments from readers about the FAA's new drone regulations, aircraft seatbelts and flying in 2020. Read this article