AVweb 'Classifieds Jobs Spotlight November 16 2022'
Volume 29, Number 46c, November 16, 2022
Volunteers Pull Together To Recondition A Popular Backcountry Airfield
Supporters of backcountry aviation gave more than just their time, cash and energy to repave the 3,800-foot runway at Grapevine Airstrip (88AZ) in Roosevelt, Arizona. The Recreational Aviation Foundation (RAF), 99s and the Arizona Pilots Association (APA) all contributed, and[…]   Read this article
2022 Shaping Up As Record Year For Pilot Hiring
The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) reports that, according to the Future and Active Pilot Advisors (FAPA), 2022 is on track for a record year for airline pilot hiring. Through October, 12 major airlines had hired 11,372 pilots. Projections[…]   Read this article
David Clark 'Fly a legend April 28 2022
EASA Mulls Rule To Mandate Crash-Resistant Fuel Tanks For Helicopters
The European Aviation Safety Agency has issued a notice of proposed amendment for installing crash-resistant fuel systems (CRFSs) in helicopters. The rule aims to mandate installing the fuel systems on in-production factory helicopters, but also retrofit them onto existing rotorcraft.[…] Read this article

Garmin 'Webinar GFC 500 Autopilot November 16 2022'
Airlines Fined For Slow Action On Ticket Refunds During Covid Pandemic
Airlines around the world have paid more than $600 million in refunds for flights that were either canceled or changed as a result of the pandemic. In addition, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has issued $7.25 million in fines[…] Read this article

MCICO 'MaxPower
Business Jet Market Remains Strong Through Third Quarter 2022
Global geopolitical uncertainty, economic strife and supply chain issues didn’t weaken the market for business jets in the third quarter of 2022, according to Global Jet Capital’s latest “Business Aviation Market Brief.” Aircraft manufacturers enjoyed an increase in order book[…] Read this article

Aviation Consumer 'Take the guesswork out...'
Short Final: Skydiving All Day
I was flying along, monitoring CTAFs and heard the following: “Penn Ridge, Penn Ridge, use caution. Use caution. Multiple parachutes in the air near Penn Ridge. Use caution.” Immediately thereafter, “Skydiving in progress over Brookhaven. Bombs Away!” Followed by, “Cross[…] Read this article