Volume 26, Number 52a, December 30, 2019
 
 
Seven Dead In Tour Helicopter Crash (Updated)
All seven people people on board died in the crash of a Safari Helicopter Eurocopter AS350 B2 tour helicopter during […]   Read this article
Boeing's Christmas Gift
It's not just Boeing feeling the heat from the MAX fiasco. Smaller companies have been under the gun, too.   Read this article
So You Blew Off ADS-B? Now What?
Beginning next week, pilots will need ADS-B if they want to fly in certain U.S. airspace. In case you didn’t […] Read this article




Podcast: Diamond Finds Demand For Remanufactured Airplanes
With sales of new airplanes holding their own, if at high prices, the used market is booming and Diamond Aircraft […] Read this article




172 Lands Safely Missing Much Of A Wing
The NTSB has released its factual report on a 2018 incident that ended with the pilot of a Cessna 172 […] Read this article




Cheyenne Crash Kills Five, Injures Four (Corrected)
Five people were killed and four injured in the crash of a Cheyenne II in Lafayette, Louisiana, Saturday morning. The […] Read this article




Kazahkstan F100 Crash Kills 12
The president of Kazakhstan has promised those who end up being blamed for the Friday crash of Bek Air Fokker […] Read this article




Explosion Occurs At Textron Plant (Updated)
An explosion has been reported at Textron Aviation’s manufacturing facility in Wichita, Kansas. The plant was officially closed for the […] Read this article




Poll: Are You Ready to Fly on a 737 MAX?
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P(r)ayload Of Holy Water Blesses Whole Town
Flying on a wing and a prayer had some extra meaning for the parishioners of St. Anne Parish in Cow […] Read this article




Pro Pilot Founder Murray Smith Dies
Murray Smith, the founder and publisher of Professional Pilot Magazine, died Christmas Day at the age of 89. Smith launched […] Read this article




Top Letters And Comments, December 27, 2019
This week's letters brought comments from readers about the resignation of Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg and UFO sightings by pilots. Read this article




Air Force Welcoming Too-Short, Too-Tall Pilot Candidates
The Air Force is encouraging prospective pilots who don’t meet its height requirements to apply anyway because they might just […] Read this article