Volume 27, Number 23b, June 3, 2020
Southwest To Offer “Most Generous” Buyout Package
Southwest Airlines, in an effort to prevent layoffs or extended furloughs, is offering “the most generous buyout package in our […]   Read this article
Delta Retires MD-88s And MD-90s
Delta’s last MD-88 and MD-90 aircraft have completed their final passenger-carrying flights before heading into retirement at the aircraft boneyard […]   Read this article
NTSB To Helo Makers: Data And Image Logging Needed
Expressing frustration with the FAA’s reluctance to require data logging on all turbine helicopters, the National Transportation Safety Board has […] Read this article

First Quarter Avionics Sales Drop
Worldwide business and general aviation avionics sales brought in more than $660 million in the first quarter (Q1) of 2020, […] Read this article

Pilot Groups Ask For SFAR Extension
Aviation groups have jointly asked the FAA to extend the terms of the special regulations (SFAR) that provided extensions for […] Read this article

KITPLANES Feature: Building A RANS S-21 Outbound
Husband and wife team of Laura and Mike Starkey have begun a builder series on a RANS S-21 for KITPLANES. Here's the first part of their journey.  Read this article

Accident Probe: Professionalism
One thing I’ve had a visceral reaction to over the years is when popular media describe a certificated pilot who […] Read this article

Dragon Flies: Impressive vs. Electrifying
SpaceX's textbook-perfect launch of its Dragon Crew spacecraft and docking with the ISS was a stunning success at a time when we really need one. Read this article

Poll: What Did You Think of the SpaceX Dragon Launch?
  Each week, we poll the savviest aviators on the World Wide Web (that’s you) on a topic of interest […] Read this article