David Clark 'Fly a legend April 28 2022
Volume 29, Number 40b, October 4, 2022
Tecnam Unveils P2012 STOL
Tecnam unveiled a short takeoff and landing (STOL) variant of its twin-engine P2012 Traveller on Friday. The P2012 STOL has a 16.6-meter (54.5-foot) wingspan, 2.6 meters (8.5 feet) wider than the standard P2012, and swaps the Traveller’s Lycoming TEO-540-C1As for[…]   Read this article
Wisk Introduces Sixth-Generation Air Taxi
Advanced air mobility (AAM) company Wisk Aero has officially unveiled its sixth-generation autonomous, all-electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) air taxi. According to the company, the model “represents the first-ever candidate for type certification by the FAA of an autonomous[…]   Read this article
Whelen 'Make the bright decision
Accident Probe: Flocking Together
I hit a bird once. I was flying a Piper Arrow II, on short final, with landing gear and full flaps extended, when I saw the bird ahead of the airplane. It was maneuvering and, from my perspective, flew in[…] Read this article

Airfleet Capital 'Aircraft Financing
First Subaru Bell 412EPXs Sold In Europe
Bell Textron has signed a purchase agreement with the Republic of Croatia’s Ministry of Interior for two Subaru Bell 412EPX helicopters. The deal marks the first such agreement for the sale of a 412EPX in Europe. The aircraft are slated[…] Read this article

Swanson Russell 'Parker aircraft wheel & brake
Avionics Survey: Pleased With New Tech
Avionics shops have been busy. So busy that the wait to get into some of them is almost a year. There are reasons for that. Installation complexity, airframe teardown and equipment shortages mean a longer stay on the shop floor.[…] Read this article

AVweb 'Classifieds Where Aviation meets Business Tuesday
Army Orders Additional Block II Chinooks
The U.S. Army has ordered two more CH-47F Block II Chinook multi-mission heavy-lift helicopters from Boeing, the company announced on Monday. The order is in addition to a $136 million contract for four Block II Chinooks awarded to Boeing last[…] Read this article

Aviation Consumer 'Take the guesswork out...'