Volume 28, Number 11b, March 10, 2021
 
 
NTSB Updates United Flight 328 Investigation: No Fuel-Fed Fire
While the investigation is still in the very early stages, the National Transportation Safety Board has provided an update that […]   Read this article
Rolls-Royce To Power Vertical’s eVTOL
Vertical Aerospace’s four-passenger, all-electric eVTOL design will be powered by Rolls-Royce electric motors. The design, which uses a total of […]   Read this article
Sun 'n Fun 2021: Smaller Show, But COVID-19 Ready
After a one-year hiatus, Sun ‘n Fun is back for 2021. In this advance video, SnF President Lites Leenhouts says […] Read this article




It Don't Come EZ
Have you ever had project creep? The gradual cumulation of ideas and what-ifs that makes a straight path meander is all but guaranteed to add time and complexity. But it can also lead to a much better end result. Witness the evolution of Allen Floyd’s Long-EZ, Excalibur. Read this article




Already Had My Electric Airplane, Thank You
When gasoline-powered airplanes finally go away, will we toss lithium ions on the ground during pre-flight?  Read this article




AirVenture Announces Express Arrival (Updated)
As we spool up for a smaller, COVID-19-aware Sun ’n Fun in April, AirVenture is also pushing ahead with tweaks […] Read this article




Short Final: Come Back Any Time
Recently, I took my Piper Arrow out for a late afternoon Bay tour from Oakland to the Golden Gate Bridge. […] Read this article




General Aviation Accident Bulletin
AVweb’s General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister publication, Aviation Safety magazine. All the reports […] Read this article




Accident Probe: Mountain Obscuration
These pages regularly urge new private pilots to go on to earn their instrument rating. Especially if you ever want […] Read this article