Volume 27, Number 40b, September 30, 2020
 
 
Cheap Money Boosts Aircraft Sales
One unforeseen benefit of the COVID-19 pandemic is historically low interest rates, including those applied to aviation loans. As a […]   Read this article
KITPLANES Review: CubCrafters NXCub
Get it out of your system now. Mock this XCub’s distinguishing feature. Ask if you can get it without the […]   Read this article
United, Union: No Furloughs Until June 2021
The Air Line Pilots Association unit for United Airlines has notified its members that it has reached an agreement with […] Read this article




Hawaii Moving Forward To Close Dillingham
Businesses and users based at Hawaii’s scenic and historic Dillingham Airfield are marshaling support to reverse the state’s decision to […] Read this article




Textron Aviation Signs Texan II Contract With Royal Thai Air Force
The Royal Thai Air Force has awarded Textron Aviation Defense a contract for an “Integrated Training System” designed to support […] Read this article




GE9X Engine Certified
Boeing’s 777X moved a step closer to reality with GE Aviation receiving FAA approval for the GE9X engine. Having completed […] Read this article




NTSB: Investigators Still Working By Remote Control
Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the NTSB continues to curtail travel for its investigators and many accidents are being handled […] Read this article




Garmin Test Pilot Recognized for Autoland Development
Tom Carr, Garmin’s director of flight operations and chief test pilot, was recognized for his efforts in Garmin’s Autoland program. […] Read this article




Aviation Insurance: Expensive And Getting Worse
If you're an aircraft owner, you've noticed that insurance is becoming hard to get and more expensive. In this roundtable discussion, three insurance experts tell us what to expect. Read this article




More Airline Aid? I’ll Pass, Thanks
United pulls a rabbit out of the hat with a deal to avoid pilot furloughs. What about the rest of the industry and thousands of other workers? 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