Volume 27, Number 33c, August 14, 2020
 
 
X-37B Team Wins Collier Trophy
The National Aeronautic Association (NAA) has awarded the 2019 Robert J. Collier Trophy to the United States Department of the […]   Read this article
Safety Shouldn't Be Negotiable
FAA Inspectors need the backing, not the meddling, of senior management to ensure the system works as it should.   Read this article
AEA: Avionics Sales Fall Dramatically In Second Quarter
The Aircraft Electronics Association’s data shows that worldwide avionics sales, while still topping $1.1 billion, fell by almost a quarter […] Read this article




CD-170 Receives EASA Type Certification
Continental Aerospace Technologies has announced that its CD-170 engine has been granted type certification by the European Union Aviation Safety […] Read this article




Phillips 66 To Convert Plant For Sustainable Fuel Production
Phillips 66 announced on Wednesday that it plans to reconfigure its San Francisco Refinery in Rodeo, California, to produce sustainable […] Read this article




Special VFR
The only time I’ve used Special VFR “in anger” goes back some 20 years, to a less-than-perfect day at a […] Read this article




Aviat Husky Crashes During Testing
An Aviat A-1C-200 Husky registered to the manufacturer went down near Grover, Wyoming, on Monday. The pilot reportedly sustained minor […] Read this article




Piper Begins Second Apprenticeship Class
Piper Aircraft has announced that a second group of ten students has begun training in the company’s aircraft manufacturing apprenticeship […] Read this article




Picture of the Week, August 13, 2020
Taken by my grandparents at at Dinner Key, FL, around 1933. Photo submitted by Raymond Albright. Read this article




Submit Your Photo To Our Picture Of The Week Contest
Submit your photo to our Picture of the Week contest. Read this article