Volume 27, Number 5c, January 31, 2020
Boeing: MAX Costs To Exceed $18 Billion
Boeing lost money for the first time since 1997 in the wake of the 737 MAX crisis, the company reported […]   Read this article
Charter Company In Bryant Crash Operated VFR-Only
Island Express, the aircraft charter company that owned the Sikorsky S-76 helicopter that impacted a hillside in Calabasas, California, on […]   Read this article
Flying To All 50
Not long after the gas crunch of the late ’70s, I became aware of the buzz regarding a new homebuilt […] Read this article

EAA Reaches Young Eagles Milestone
The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) has announced that its Young Eagles youth aviation education program hit a milestone this week, […] Read this article

Qantas Opens New Flight Training Academy
Qantas announced the official opening of its new Pilot Academy flight training school in Toowoomba, Australia, on Wednesday. The airline […] Read this article

Leonardo Acquires Kopter
Italy-based aerospace company Leonardo has signed a contract to purchase Swiss OEM Kopter, the company announced at the 2020 HAI […] Read this article

AVweb’s Aerosearcher Marketplace Search Engine Expands
Finds parts, products, airplanes, and jobs worldwide in seconds with Avweb’s Aerosearcher serviceRead this article

Picture of the Week, January 30, 2020
My 5 year old son holding us straight and level, with the magenta line pointing up. He was on instruments because he's short. He assured me that he had it under control, until we get closer to the runway, then you can take it Dad. He's been flying with me since before his 1st birthday. Taken with an iPhone 6. Photo by Robert Murray. Read this article

Short Final: Port Tank
I am both a pilot and a sailor. Not so long ago at an FBO, when signing in, they asked […] Read this article