Volume 28, Number 15c, April 9, 2021
NTSB Calls For Cockpit Image Recorders, SMS Programs
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released its 2021-2022 Most Wanted List of Transportation Safety Improvements on Tuesday, calling for […]   Read this article
Cessna's Perfect Timing On The SkyCourier
Cessna couldn't have foreseen how the pandemic would ignite shipping volume, but they've got just the airplane to cart around the rising tide of e-commerce.   Read this article
UPS To Purchase 150 eVTOLs
UPS and its UPS Flight Forward subsidiary have announced plans to purchase up to 150 Beta Technologies Alia-250 electric vertical […] Read this article

Air Force Unveils F-15EX Eagle II
The U.S. Air Force officially introduced the F-15EX in an unveiling and naming ceremony at Florida’s Eglin Air Force Base […] Read this article

Why Aircraft Engines Quit
Losing an engine is a recurring nightmare for many of us, but the actual risks are lower than most of […] Read this article

Wisk Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Archer
Wisk Aero has filed a lawsuit against Archer Aviation alleging that Archer misappropriated trade secrets and infringed on patents related […] Read this article

Stall Warning Systems
Aerodynamic wing stall accidents have been a concern since the canard was removed around 1910. Approximately 40 percent of General […] Read this article

FAA Releases Online Courses For Drone Pilot Recurrent Training
The FAA announced on Thursday that its updated training courses for Part 107 unmanned aircraft systems (UAS/drone) pilots are now […] Read this article

Short Final: Reduce Speed
Recently my wife and I flew to Harris Ranch (California) for breakfast. On the return flight, I dropped my wife […] Read this article

Picture of the Week, April 8, 2021
Taken on a glacier in the Alaska Range with a Canon 4D Mark II. Photo by Gregg Motonaga. Read this article