David Clark 'Fly a legend April 28 2022
Volume 29, Number 45b, November 8, 2022
Piper M600/SLS Earns Unpaved Field Approval
Piper Aircraft has announced that its M600/SLS single-engine turboprop has received FAA approval to operate from unpaved fields. According to the company, model year 2022 M600/SLS aircraft beginning with serial number 198 are factory provisioned to operate on unpaved fields[…]   Read this article
Sikorsky Demonstrates Logistics Missions With Autonomous Black Hawk
Lockheed Martin subsidiary Sikorsky and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) have completed their first demonstration for the U.S. Army of logistics and rescue missions using an uncrewed “optionally piloted” Black Hawk helicopter. The demonstration simulated missions including an[…]   Read this article
JP Instruments 'Easy Fit
Missing The Miss
Every instrument approach procedure we fly ends in one of two ways: We either see the runway environment and land, perhaps after circling to align ourselves with a runway, or we don’t. When we don’t, we fly a missed approach[…] Read this article

Avemco 'Renter's insurance...
Daher: Strong Demand For Kodiak 100 And 900 Turboprops
With four choices of turboprop singles in the lineup, Daher’s static display at the NBAA-BACE 2022 gathering in Orlando this past October was a busy place. The main attraction was the clean-sheet FAA-certified Kodiak 900, an airplane with long delivery[…] Read this article

AVweb 'Classifieds Where Aviation meets Business Tuesday
Accident Probe: Maintenance Matters
A typical pilot is concerned with aircraft maintenance only to a limited degree. He or she often lacks any ability to perform or approve maintenance at the same time they’re responsible for pre-flight inspections and ensuring the paperwork demonstrates airworthiness.[…] Read this article

Aviation Safety 'Active pilot's guide to what really matters-your safety