Volume 28, Number 7a, February 8, 2021
TFR Gateways Allow GA Access
As President Joe Biden enjoys a weekend at home in Wilmington, Delaware, general aviation is continuing to operate, even within […]   Read this article
My Treasured Blue Suit
Fifteen years ago this week, the world's largest skydive--400 people--was assembled in Thailand. My blue suit is my keepsake reminder.   Read this article
How This Illustration Fueled My Obsession With The Bell X-1
The Bell X-1 is one of aviation history’s most important—and interesting—aircraft. Everyone knows Chuck Yeager flew it to establish the […] Read this article

EAA Posts Initial AirVenture 2021 Health And Safety Measures
The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) has announced a series of new health and safety measures to be implemented at its […] Read this article

NTSB Puzzling Over Bent Rudder On Super Cruiser
The NTSB’s materials lab is now poring over the rudder of a Piper Super Cruiser that bent almost horizontally in […] Read this article

Solo Pilot In Fatal Citation Crash Wasn't Typed
The pilot killed in the crash of a Cessna 560 in Oregon in early January had just flunked the type […] Read this article

FAA Investigating Latest SpaceX Starship Test
The FAA has announced it will investigate last week’s spectacular crash landing of SpaceX’s SN9 Starship prototype in Texas. The […] Read this article

Unauthorized Man Boards VIP Transport At Andrews
The Air Force has ordered a review of security at all its facilities after an unarmed man was able get […] Read this article

Man Convicted Of Multiple Aircraft Thefts Released
Pilot Eugene DeMarco, who received a two-year-and-five-month prison sentence for crimes including the theft of several aircraft owned by filmmakers […] Read this article

Top Letters And Comments, February 5, 2020
This week's letters brought comments from readers about SpaceX's latest test launch, thought processes during emergencies and Terrafugia's flying car. Read this article

Industry Round-up, February 5, 2020
This week, AVweb’s news roundup has found reports on a promotional award for three charities, the launch of an A&P […] Read this article