Volume 27, Number 47b, November 18, 2020
 
 
French Jetman Vince Reffet Killed In Training Accident
Vince Reffet, who wowed the world early this year with spectacular jetpack flights from a pier in Dubai, was killed […]   Read this article
DeLand Cancels January Show, Resets For Fall
COVID-19 has taken down another regional airshow, as the DeLand Sport Aviation Showcase, which had already rescheduled from December to […]   Read this article
Experimental Aircraft Accidents Decline (UPDATED)
Despite a difficult month of September, the number of fatal accidents involving experimental aircraft fell over the last year. From […] Read this article




Boeing Forecasts 2,430 More Freighters Needed By 2039
Global freight operators will need approximately 2,430 additional aircraft over the next 20 years, according to Boeing’s biennial World Air […] Read this article




Alaska Jet Vs. Black Bear
An Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 landing at Yakutat, Alaska, on Saturday struck and killed a black bear, one of two […] Read this article




Pilots Object To Reporting Requirements
Pilots are pushing back against the FAA’s proposal to expand recordkeeping under the Pilot Records Database (PRD) proposal that could […] Read this article




Wisk, NASA Partner On Autonomous Aircraft Integration
Urban air mobility (UAM) company Wisk has announced that it is partnering with NASA to explore the “safe integration of […] Read this article




Virtual Trade Show: Precision Flight Controls' New Sims
Continuing our series of Virtual Trade Shows, AVweb talks to Mike Altman at Precision Flight Controls whose fixed and motion-base […] Read this article




Got My Flying Car So Don’t Need No Stinkin’ BFR
What do flying cars have to do with pattern altitude? Please write us if you make the connection.  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




Short Final: Working Angry
I just recently ran across the WORXS 2 arrival into Greenville Spartanburg International airport. It includes the fixes: BESTT CNTLR […] Read this article