Volume 27, Number 11b, March 11, 2020
 
 
Boeing Faulted, Not the Pilots: Two Prelim MAX Reports Released
Both the Ethiopian aviation authority and the U.S. House of Representatives have unloaded on Boeing this week in dual preliminary […]   Read this article
NTSB: More Drugs Showing Up In Fatal Crashes
More pilots in fatal accidents have potentially impairing drugs in their systems than ever before, according to the National Transportation […]   Read this article
VoltAero Begins Flight Testing Cassio
France-based VoltAero announced on Tuesday that it has begun flight testing its hybrid-electric Cassio aircraft family from its headquarters at […] Read this article




WAI Wraps Successful 2020 Conference
Women in Aviation International (WAI) hosted nearly 4,500 attendees and 180 exhibitors at its 31st annual conference in Lake Buena […] Read this article




Textron Aviation Signs Up For Wind Power
Textron Aviation has announced the signing of a multiyear agreement with Kansas utility company Evergy to meet “nearly all” electricity […] Read this article




KITPLANES Flight Review: Turbine Legend
What do you get with a Mustang-like shape and a 1000-shp turbine? Pure fun, as KITPLANES' Doug Rozendaal finds out. Read this article




Best Of The Web: Beluga Crosswind Landing
Airbus has a fleet of highly modified A300s called Belugas that it uses to fly components from factory to factory for final assembly. In this week's scan of the web for interesting aviation videos, we found this one by mraviationguy who caught some great footage of a Beluga pilot expertly handling a crosswind Hawarden in the UK.  Read this article




Covid-19 Batters Aviation: Overreaction?
It may feel like knee-jerkism run amok, but the economic impact of a pending pandemic is already serious. Read this article




Poll: Do You Plan to Alter Your Sun 'n Fun Plans Because of Covid-19?
Each week, we poll the savviest aviators on the World Wide Web (that's you) on a topic of interest to the flying community. Share your opinion by participating in our current poll. 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




Short Final: Slow For Spacing
One day on my way to Nashville, I overheard the following: American 1234: “Good morning Atlanta Center. American 1234 checking […] Read this article