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Volume 30, Number 9b, February 28, 2023
Pratt & Whitney Canada Passes One Billion Flight-Hour Milestone
Pratt & Whitney Canada announced last week that its engines have now logged one billion flying hours since the company was founded in 1928. According to Pratt & Whitney, it has produced more than 110,000 engines to date with over[…]   Read this article
WAI Hosts Successful 2023 Conference
Women in Aviation International (WAI) hosted more than 4,500 people at its 34th Annual Women in Aviation International Conference last week. The conference, which took place Feb. 23-25 in Long Beach, California, featured networking and education sessions, keynote speakers, professional[…]   Read this article
Airfleet Capital 'Aircraft Financing
Preflighting Propellers
One way to tell if a pilot is serious about his responsibility to conduct a thorough preflight is if he looks at a propeller, notes that it’s still attached and walks right by it to the other wing’s fuel drains.[…] Read this article

JP Instruments 'Balanced Approach
Crew-6 Launch Scrubbed For Ground Systems Issue
Citing a ground systems issue, NASA and SpaceX scrubbed Monday’s planned launch of the Crew-6 mission to the International Space Station (ISS). According to NASA, the decision was made in order to allow an investigation into “an issue preventing data[…] Read this article

AVweb 'Classifieds Where Aviation meets Business Tuesday
General Aviation Accident Bulletin, February 27, 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

Aviation Safety 'Because staying in control is all that really matters'