Volume 27, Number 34b, August 19, 2020
 
 
Why Cheapskate Pilots Don't Like 406 ELTs
In this AVweb video, Paul Bertorelli takes a hard look at 406 MHz emergency locator transmitters for aircraft. While an […]   Read this article
It's Time To Sunset The ELT Requirement
We've been pretending for years that they're worth the investment. ADS-B, PLBs and satellite trackers are just better.   Read this article
Boeing Plans More Layoffs, Suppliers Affected
With the COVID-19-related downturn showing few signs of recovery, Boeing announced this week that it will consider a second round […] Read this article




Design Firm Proposes Post-COVID Airline Interiors
U.K. design firm PriestmanGoode has announced a design series called Pure Skies that presupposes the need to change airline seating […] Read this article




No Old Canard: Transition Training in the Velocity Experimental
Follow along as Paul Bertorelli gets comfortable in the Velocity homebuilt through the company's transition training.  Read this article




Agencies Issue Advisory On Drone Detection Tech
The Department of Justice (DOJ), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) have […] Read this article




Short Final: Awfully Quiet
Heard on So-Cal after a long period of silence: Cessna 234: “SOCAL Approach, Cessna Two Three Four.” SOCAL Approach: “Go […] 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