Volume 27, Number 45b, November 4, 2020
 
 
Mitsubishi Back-Burners SpaceJet Program
Following moves in May to scale back the SpaceJet program, Mitsubishi says that it will now pause its regional-jet plan […]   Read this article
EAA Relaunches Aluminum Overcast
Marking a small move toward aviation normalcy, EAA’s B-17 Aluminum Overcast returned to the tour circuit last weekend with a […]   Read this article
FAA Wraps Up UAS Integration Pilot Program
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao has announced the completion of the FAA’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS/drone) Integration Pilot Program […] Read this article




Embry-Riddle Seniors To Model TWA 800 Wreckage
While we know what happened to bring down TWA Flight 800 in 1996, two Embry-Riddle seniors are undertaking a project […] Read this article




NASA Begins Wind Tunnel Testing For Electric X-Plane Props
The propeller designs for NASA’s all-electric X-57 Maxwell have now undergone two weeks of wind tunnel testing, the agency said […] Read this article




KITPLANES Flight Review: The Other Mustang
Long known as two of homebuilt aviation’s evergreen designs, Mustang Aeronautics’ Midget Mustang and Mustang II have roots that go back more than 60 years, to Dave Long’s first prototype of a Formula One (then Goodyear Class) racer. Read this article




Accident Probe: Full Deflection?
Maneuvering speed is something fledgling airplane pilots learn about early in their training. It’s one of the more important details […] Read this article




Poll: Does a STOL Competition Appeal to You?
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




When A Good Landing Falls Into Your Lap—Brag
You have to. The very best ones are never seen by anyone else. The worst have rapt audiences equipped with cameras. Read this article




Garmin D2 Pilot Watch Trial
Garmin has a new watch for aviators and it trickles down from the Garmin Venu smart/sportswatch. It’s priced at $499 […] Read this article




Short Final: FL680
While flying from San Jose International Airport to Portland International Airport we heard the following: Oakland Center: “Pinion, cleared to […] Read this article