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Volume 29, Number 32a, August 8, 2022
Sustainable Aviation Fuel Incentives Passed
Tucked deep in the millions of words that make up the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 are incentives for the production of sustainable aviation fuel. The much-vaunted economic and climate action bill was passed by the Senate on Sunday and[…]   Read this article
Was AirVenture A Superspreader? (Amended)
The texts and emails started last Tuesday, about a week after the opening of AirVenture 2022. “I got %$#(% COVID!” Well, of course you did, because everyone is eventually going to, or almost everyone. A reader wrote us yesterday wondering[…]   Read this article
Bose 'Test of time
Van's RV-15 First Look
As expected, Van’s latest design, the high-wing RV-15, made a well-received debut at AirVenture two weeks ago. KITPLANES magazine caught up with Van’s Greg Hughes for an update on the RV-15. Now that the 15 has been poked and prodded[…] Read this article

Aircraft Spruce 'Everything for Planes & Pilots'
Court Upholds Remote ID For Drones
The D.C. Circuit’s U.S. Court of Appeals has upheld the constitutionality of the FAA’s Remote ID requirement for drones, saying “drone pilots generally lack any reasonable expectation of privacy in the location of their drone systems during flight.” RaceDayQuads, a[…] Read this article

IFR 'The only magazine for pilots who understand...
Empty 737 Runs Over Tug At La Guardia
A tug driver at La Guardia got an expensive lesson in physics on Thursday but lived to tell the tale. The unidentified driver ended up trapped under the American Airlines Boeing 737 he was towing. The tug was crushed and[…] Read this article

Xwing Expands Cargo Network To Advance Pilot-Free Operations
When autonomous and remotely operated aircraft start flying in the system, it’s virtually certain they’ll be carrying cargo rather than passengers and Xwing has embraced that concept by becoming a major cargo carrier. The startup has created a software package[…] Read this article

Top Letters And Comments, August 5, 2022
Too Much Avionics? Avoid Sensory Overload Joe sixpack here. I spent a long time wondering if I should give up the six pack and finally did it. The installation has been repeatedly delayed because I need the airplane for work[…] Read this article