Avoid altitude busts, maximize performance and deliver a smooth ride for passengers with these techniques for leveling off. More
SOPs provide middle-of-the–envelope safety ... and the basis for more advanced flying. More
This week AVweb introduces a new columnist, Thomas Turner, whose monthly Leading Edge column will address pilot training and proficiency issues culled from his extensive experience as a flight instructor. This month he tackles the question that pops up after you get your first pilot certificate: ''Now what?'' More
Ron Carlson did almost everything right but only luck transformed tragedy into an amazing aviation story. More
Seven P2Vs converted to aerial tankers; parked at Alamogordo, New Mexico. These workhorses, which belong to Neptune Aviation Services, are being retired. Most of them will spend their retirement in various aviation museums. Photo by Jim Unruh.