Volume 28, Number 13b, March 24, 2021
 
 
NTSB Recommends Tighter Surveillance, Oversight of Revenue Part 91 Flights
Following several high-profile fatal accidents in revenue Part 91 flight operations, the NTSB Tuesday recommended that the FAA develop new […]   Read this article
Second Look: Runway Turnbacks Considered Yet Again
Seven years ago, before YouTube videos turned into feature films, we looked at the runway turnback maneuver as a survival technique. Not much has changed since then   Read this article
Slips: Forward Or Side, What's The Difference And Why Care?
They're really the same thing, right? Well, yes, but not really. Herewith, Ninja level discussion of the difference. Read this article




Aura Aero Announces Electric Regional Aircraft
At a ceremony introducing its new production facility at the Toulouse-Francazal airport, Aura Aero announced that it will be developing […] Read this article




Textron Aviation Announces Sun ‘N Fun Exhibit Plans
Textron Aviation has announced that it will be attending the Sun ‘n Fun Aerospace Expo this year with a hybrid […] Read this article




Piper CEO Caldecott To Retire
Piper Aircraft’s CEO, Simon Caldecott, is retiring after a decade helming the company. Caldecott will retire on April 2, leaving […] Read this article




First Start: A Titan IO-340 Comes To Life
My next-door hangar neighbor, GlaStar builder and KITPLANES web manager, Omar Filipovic, had already cast his steely gaze upon the […] Read this article




Short Final: Star Wars Episode 1
While the Star Wars movie series has ended (spanning 42 years), it is alive and well at the Hartsfield‑Jackson Atlanta […] 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