Bose 'Test of time
Volume 29, Number 43c, October 26, 2022
Hero Controller Accepts 'Above And Beyond' Honors At NBAA-BACE
When non-pilot passenger Darren Harrison took the controls of a Cessna 208 Caravan from its disabled pilot last May and landed safely, the air traffic controller who helped talk him down was praised as a hero. Earlier his month at[…]   Read this article
College Flight Program Convoys Relief To Florida Hurricane Victims
“It’s really fun doing cross-countries,” said Emily Summey, a sophomore majoring in aviation management at the Florida Institute of Technology (FIT). “But having a purpose and a mission is really exciting and really rewarding.” Summey was speaking to local reporters before[…]   Read this article
AVweb 'Classifieds Jobs Spotlight October 26 2022'
Airbus Helicopters Enhances Its Order Book With Aeromed Deals
Airbus Helicopters reported it has recorded orders for more than 35 new single- and twin-engine Airbus air medical helicopters over the past 12 months. Romain Trapp, president of Airbus Helicopters, said, “We recognize that helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) providers rely[…] Read this article

Garmin 'Webinar Cost effective
Dassault Leadership Not On Board With French Approach To Carbon Mitigation
Asked during the company’s NBAA-BACE press conference about efforts in France to add regulations and taxes to business aviation operations, Dassault Aviation President Eric Trappier was candid in his assessment of the movement, saying it was based more on politics[…] Read this article

MCICO 'Save space save time save the day
Williams International Donates $500k To AOPA 'You Can Fly' Initiative
Michigan-based jet engine manufacturer Williams International has donated $500,000 to the AOPA Foundation’s “You Can Fly” program, which supports aviation STEM initiatives “to help ensure a healthy future for aviation and aerospace,” according to AOPA. Williams International CEO Gregg Williams[…] Read this article

Aviation Safety 'The active pilot's guide'
Short Final: Whisky Golf
Several years ago, I offered to take my young adult son and two of his friends in my Cirrus and drop them off at the beach. After the required defueling (Ugh), we took off for the 30‑minute flight. My son[…] Read this article