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Volume 30, Number 36d, September 7, 2023
MOSAIC Amphib Coming From New Zealand
A New Zealand company has flown a new amphibious aircraft that will likely benefit from the new MOSAIC rules when they come into force. The Vickers WAVE uses the Rotax 916 engine with a constant speed prop to power what[…]   Read this article
Paul Dye: What It Was Like To Bring The Shuttle Home From Orbit
Former NASA Senior Flight Director Paul Dye describes the Space Shuttle as the most amazing winged aircraft ever built. Who could argue the point? In this in-depth video review, Dye explains what it was like to bring the Shuttle home[…]   Read this article
Tempest 'AeroGuard Induction Air Filters
Whitaker Nomination Expected Thursday
As has been rumored for months, Politico is reporting President Joe Biden will nominate FAA and industry veteran Mike Whitaker as the agency’s next administrator on Thursday (Sept. 7). Whitaker’s name first came up in May, a couple of months[…] Read this article

Whelen '10 years of trusted performance
Air Canada Passengers Asked To Sit On Vomit-Soaked Seats
The Public Health Agency of Canada is now investigating Air Canada after crew members were set to force two passengers to sit on vomit-soaked seats for a five-hour flight from Las Vegas to Montreal last week. The pair never got[…] Read this article

Aviation Consumer 'Take the guesswork out...'
Company Defends Training Chinese Pilots
A South African flight school has confirmed that three former Canadian fighter pilots are training pilots in China but denies they’re doing anything wrong. In response to questions from the Globe newspaper, Edward Lee, spokesman for the Test Flying Academy[…] Read this article