1977 Cessna 182Q Skylane

1980 CESSNA P210N TN-550

1987 Mooney M20K 252TSE

2003 Cessna 182T Skylane N711R

Volume 30, Number 17b, April 25, 2023
Russian Fighter Accidentally Bombs City Near Ukraine Border
Last Thursday, a Russian Sukhoi Su-34 fighter/bomber “accidentally” released unspecified ordnance that exploded on the streets of the Russian city of Belgorod, about 25 miles from the Ukraine border. Two days later, more than 3,000 citizens of Belgorod were evacuated[…]   Read this article
Aircraft Electronics Association Launches 66th Convention & Trade Show
The Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) opened the doors today (April 24) for its 66th annual International Convention & Trade Show in Orlando, Florida. Participants include more than 1,400 avionics manufacturers, repair stations, maintenance organizations and “other general aviation professionals,” according[…]   Read this article
David Clark 'Model H10-13.4...
Enstrom Inks Deal For Two Helicopters With Zambia's Air Force
Menominee, Michigan-based Enstrom Helicopter recently announced the Zambian Air Force (ZAF) has signed a contract for two Enstrom 480B helicopters, which will be among the first new-build 480Bs to cross the factory finish line since Enstrom’s new ownership. Terms of[…] Read this article

Alsim 'Better & safer pilots
Energy Errors
The FAA’s Airplane Flying Handbook (AFH, FAA-H-8083-3C) describes energy management as “the process of planning, monitoring, and controlling altitude and airspeed,” which seems straightforward enough. Using the available tools, primarily pitch and power, we’re expected to attain and maintain “desired vertical flightpath-airspeed[…] Read this article

Aviation Safety 'Active pilot's guide to what really matters-your safety
General Aviation Accident Bulletin, April 23, 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