AVweb 'Classifieds POTW January 2 2023'
 
Volume 30, Number 1a, January 2, 2023
 
 
Ligado Facing Bankruptcy According To Lawsuit
Ligado, the cellular service provider whose proposed 5G network may interfere with GPS transmissions, is allegedly on the ropes financially. Ligado has until the end of this week to respond to a lawsuit filed in the New York Supreme Court[…]   Read this article
Southwest: The Ghost Of Jack Welch Part II
Viral joke of the week: Why is COVID-19 better than Southwest Airlines? At least it’s airborne. If you’ve been following the epic meltdown of Southwest Airlines this week—and how could you not?—there’s a grim truth in the joke. It will[…]   Read this article
Aircraft Spruce 'Everything for Planes & Pilots'
2022: The Year in Pictures
Over the course of a typical news year, AVweb readers send us thousands of photos of airplanes, flight operations and airshows. Here’s a compendium of the best from the 2022 haul. And speaking of best, we wish all our reader[…] Read this article




Avemco 'Renter's insurance...
Chinese Fighter Buzzes RC-135
China is hitting back at U.S. claims that one of its fighter pilots behaved recklessly in an intercept over the South China Sea last week. The Air Force released video on Thursday of a Chinese Navy J-11 flying close to[…] Read this article




Kitplanes 'Take-off into the world of homebuilt aircraft
Report Says Ramp Worker Killed By 'Running Engine'
Authorities have confirmed a ground crew worker was killed on the ramp at Montgomery Airport in Alabama on Saturday but have not confirmed some reports that a running aircraft engine was involved. The FAA said the accident occurred “where American[…] Read this article




NASA Crash Tests eVTOL Mock-Up
NASA has crash-tested a version of an eVTOL fuselage and the crumpled result will provide plenty of data on some NASA innovations included in the mock-up. The composite structure was hoisted about 30 feet in the air and sent on[…] Read this article




Top Letters And Comments, December 23, 2022
Smarter Than Direct I have discovered recently, using the electronic aids such as foreflight and fltplan, that accepting what must be the accumulated knowledge of what gets issued as clearances versus what WE think we’d like to do…in many cases[…] Read this article