AVweb 'Classifieds Launch Special
Volume 29, Number 37a, September 12, 2022
VisionJet CAPS Pull In Florida, Three Injured
One person was seriously injured and two suffered minor injuries in what appears to be the first field deployment of the Cirrus Airframe Parachute System on a VisionJet SF50 near Orlando on Friday. According to clickorlando the aircraft went down[…]   Read this article
A Bucketful Of Blues
Instructors know that student pilots teach us much more than we give in return, particularly when failure is involved. One student who showed me the meaning of dignity while floundering in the borscht of humiliation was Karl. But what’s in[…]   Read this article
Aircraft Spruce 'Everything for Planes & Pilots'
Best Of The Web: Blancolirio Turbine Otter Crash Summary
On Sept. 4, 2022, 10 people were killed when a turbine Otter en route from Friday Harbor to Renton, Washington, crashed off Whidbey Island. In this video summary, Juan Brown of the blancorilirio channel covers what’s known about the accident[…] Read this article

Wings 4 Humanity 'Piper Colt raffle
Most Commercial GPS Safe From Ligado 5G, Military Faces Problems
A study by the National Academies of Sciences has determined that most civilian GPS services won’t suffer significant interference from Ligado’s new 5G cellular and data service but the military might be in some trouble. The study, which was ordered[…] Read this article

Bose 'Test of time
Kitplanes 'Take-off into the world of homebuilt aircraft
Boundaries Defined On Commercial Space Accident Investigations
The prickly turf war between the NTSB and the FAA over commercial space accident investigations has been settled with a carving out of territory that appears to keep both agencies in their respective lanes. The new memorandum of agreement, which[…] Read this article

Russia Swearing Off Boeing, Airbus Products
The head of Russia’s biggest aerospace company says his country’s airlines will likely never fly Airbus or Boeing designs after the airliners it appropriated from lease companies and those owned by Russian companies are no longer flyable. “Boeing and Airbus[…] Read this article

MD Helicopters Under New Leadership
MD Helicopters (MDH) is under new leadership after being acquired by an investment consortium led by MBIA Insurance Corp., Bardin Hill and MB Global Partners. Brad Pedersen will be serving as the company’s president and CEO with former Boeing Government[…] Read this article

Top Letters And Comments, September 9, 2022
Lightspeed Releases New Safety-Focused ANR Headset The built-in CO detector and hearing loss compensation are very interesting and I applaud them for adding these features to a headset. Yes, every aircraft has a CO detector but how many times do[…] Read this article