Aspen 'Major panel upgrade
Volume 30, Number 39b, September 26, 2023
Pilots Report Numerous Laser Strikes In Boston
Law enforcement and aviation officials in the Boston area are trying to figure out who is using lasers to target aircraft. Last week there were three incidents of laser strikes from the ground. The first two occurred in the predawn[…]   Read this article
Airbus Unveils PioneerLab Demonstrator
Airbus Helicopters introduced its new PioneerLab flying laboratory during the German National Aviation Conference on Monday. According to the company, the helicopter demonstrator will be used to test technologies designed to reduce emissions, increase autonomy and integrate biomaterials. PioneerLab is[…]   Read this article
Lightspeed 'Delta Zulu promo
Yamaha-Powered STOL Highlander
Eddie Sanches herds an American Airlines 777 around for a living, but on the weekends he enjoys the rough and tumble world of STOL drag racing. Three years ago he purchased and raced a Just Aircraft Highlander with a Rotax 914 engine,[…] Read this article

JP Instruments 'Focus on Flying
FMA Opens 2024 Scholarships
The Flying Musicians Association (FMA) is accepting nominations for its 2024 FMA Solo Learn to Fly scholarship program for high school music students. Now in its tenth year, FMA Solo provides scholarships for flight training through first solo as well[…] Read this article

'Focus group
General Aviation Accident Bulletin, September 25, 2023
AVweb’s General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister publication, Aviation Safety magazine. All the reports listed here are preliminary and include only initial factual findings about crashes. You can learn more about the final probable[…] Read this article

Kitplanes 'Take to the air