Volume 28, Number 6c, February 5, 2021
 
 
Rolls-Royce Conducts Unblended SAF Tests On BizJet Engine
Rolls-Royce announced on Monday that it has conducted its first tests using 100 percent sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) in a […]   Read this article
Bug, Meet Windshield
Aviation being governed by entropy, it's perfectly normal to drive to the airport five times just to fly once. Anything else would be just too easy.   Read this article
ACE Names New Executive Director
The Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) announced this week that it has appointed Doug Jeanes as its new executive director. […] Read this article




AOPA Schedules Two Aviator Showcase Events
The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) has added two Aviator Showcase events to its 2021 programming. The first showcase […] Read this article




The Emergency Mindset
I learned a lot about flying airplanes while working 60 feet underground. I served as a missile launch control officer […] Read this article




Bell Delivers First 505 NXi To Europe
Bell Textron has delivered the first European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)-certified Bell 505 NXi helicopter to an unnamed corporate […] Read this article




EBACE 2021 Canceled
The annual European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) has been canceled for the second year in a row due […] Read this article




Picture of the Week, February 4, 2021
I shot this picture of Sklyor Piper flying his RV-8 off the wing of my Globe Swift on January 9, 2021 out of Torrance, CA. The photo Skylor took of me was the Jan 21, 2021 Picture of the Week, so I thought I'd show you what he looks like! Taken with a Sony RX100-MkVI. Copyrighted photo by Peter Donath. Read this article