Volume 27, Number 36b, September 2, 2020
 
 
Pipistrel Announces Hybrid Electric Cargo eVTOL
Pipistrel, the innovative Slovenian company that has been producing electric trainers for several years, now says it’s ready to take […]   Read this article
Embry-Riddle Working On Super Efficient Hybrid Powerplant
Claiming a power-to-weight figure “4.6 times better than any existing battery system,” researchers at Embry-Riddle’s Eagle Flight Research Center (EFRC) […]   Read this article
Amazon Gets Approval For Delivery Drones
The FAA has approved Amazon Prime Air’s request for a Part 135 certificate for its unmanned delivery drones. “Amazon Prime […] Read this article




New Date Set For DeLand Sport Aviation Showcase
Following its postponement due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the DeLand Sport Aviation Showcase (DSAS) will now take place on […] Read this article




Garmin Autoland Approved in Cirrus Vision Jet
Called Safe Return, the Garmin-built Autoland system previously announced for the Cirrus Vision Jet has been FAA approved. Safe Return […] Read this article




Best of the Web: Pilot Ericka Thanks Retiring Pilots
A few weeks ago we featured pilot Erika Jackman singing about COVID-19’s effect on airline flying and her career. She’s […] Read this article




Landsberg Selected For Second Term As NTSB Vice Chairman
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Vice Chairman Bruce Landsberg has been appointed to a second term in his position. His […] Read this article




Major Airlines Cut Change Fees
A trickle has turned into a torrent as major airlines announce the permanent elimination of change fees. Alaska Airlines announced […] Read this article




I Hate This ^%&%$ Mask
It won't be long before we'll be saying, "remember when we wore those stupid masks?" Just not quite yet. Read this article




Poll: Are You Taking Any COVID-19 Flying Precautions?
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




General Aviation Accident Bulletin
AVweb’s General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister publication, Aviation Safety magazine. All the reports […] Read this article