Volume 28, Number 16b, April 14, 2021
 
 
Sun ‘N Fun Lines Up For Record Attendance
Following last year’s cancellation due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the annual Sun ‘n Fun Aerospace Expo opened its doors […]   Read this article
Textron Aviation Introduces 75th Anniversary Beech G36
Embracing a retro theme, Textron has announced a 75th anniversary version of the G36 Bonanza that will be available in […]   Read this article
Shuttle's 40th: Recalling The Launch of STS-1
April 12 marked the 40th anniversary of the first Space Shuttle launch, STS-1. For Paul Dye, former Lead Flight Director […] Read this article




Sun 'N Fun: Piper Shows HALO-Equipped M600
When Piper announced that the Garmin Autoland system would be available in its M600 turboprop a year ago, some predicted it would allow the company to double its sales. It may not be quite there yet, but the system has definitely sold some aircraft. Read this article




S. Korea Unveils Its KF-21 Jet Fighter
The KF-21 is considered a Generation 4.5 fighter, as it does not incorporate internal weapons bays and so is not considered a Gen 5 full-on “stealth” fighter.  Read this article




Sheltair Partners With Sun ‘N Fun To Support ACE
Aviation development company Sheltair has announced that it is partnering with the Sun ‘n Fun Aerospace Expo to support the […] Read this article




VistaJet Gets Its First Global 7500
Middle-East-based VistaJet has taken delivery of its first Bombardier Global 7500 and expects it to enter charter service within the next few months. Read this article




General Aviation Accident Bulletin
AVweb’s General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister publication, Aviation Safety magazine. All the reports […] Read this article