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Volume 30, Number 11b, March 14, 2023
Sikorsky To Produce Hybrid-Electric Demonstrator
Lockheed Martin subsidiary Sikorsky has announced plans to produce a fully autonomous hybrid-electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) prototype. According to the company, its Hybrid-Electric Demonstrator (HEX) will be used to evaluate “large aircraft design, novel propulsion systems and control[…]   Read this article
Piper Reopens For Factory Tours
After more than two years, Piper Aircraft has officially resumed tours of the manufacturing facilities at its headquarters in Vero Beach, Florida. The company postponed public tours in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Piper has been building aircraft at[…]   Read this article
Lightspeed 'Better Hearing. Smarter Tech. Safer Pilots. January 10 2023'
Murphy Radical
You remember the bicycles hanging under the wing, right? You may not remember that the yellow-and-red high wing carrying those bikes was the Murphy Radical prototype, even though it was on our cover way back in the October 2017 issue of KITPLANES. But everyone[…] Read this article

AVweb 'Classifieds Where Aviation meets Business Tuesday
NASA Selects University Teams For Aeronautics Research Initiative
NASA has chosen teams led by four universities to participate in the agency’s University Leadership Initiative, researching “key challenges facing the future of air travel.” This year’s participants include teams headed by New Mexico State University, Boston University, the University of[…] Read this article

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General Aviation Accident Bulletin, March 13, 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

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