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EASA Publishes Competency-Based Instrument Rating Opinion »

EASA has published its opinion on proposed regulatory easements that will help EASA-rated private pilots gain their instrument rating faster, cheaper and more easily. By clearing the path for the "Basic Instrument Rating," EASA is combining various regulatory frameworks, allowing private pilots to gain access to instrument flying directly upon passing their EASA private pilot examinations. More

BRS Releases Parachute For Van's RV-10 »

After 18 months of development, BRS Aerospace says itís ready to accept orders for the Van's RV-10 ballistic parachute. BRS already offers a kit for the Vanís RV-7 and RV-9 aircraft as well as other experimentals. More

Jetstream Pushes Boeing 787 Past 800 MPH »

Around 10:30 p.m. on Monday night, as the Virgin 787 cruised along at 35,000 feet, it posted an 801-MPH groundspeed, according to radar tracks posted on FlightAware. More

Garmin GPS 155 TSO Turns 25 »

We take it for granted today, but 25 years ago a GPS navigator approved for non-precision instrument approaches was big thingóand Garmin's GPS 155 TSO was the first. More