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Canada Tightens Crew Rest Requirements »

Eighteen months after a serious fatigue-related close call at San Francisco Airport involving an Air Canada airliner, Canada has announced it’s tightening crew rest requirements. More

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Storm Cancels Thousands Of... »

The nasty mix of ice and snow that blanketed the Southeast on the weekend is expected to linger through Monday, cancelling thousands of flights and causing a... More

Distracted Flying Cited In... »

Distracted flying has been cited in the dynamic rollover of a light helicopter in Ireland in July. The country’s Air Accidents Investigations Unit said... More

A Set Of Pet Peeves »

I’ve been flying for more than a few years and during that time I have observed some piloting that could use some correction. So, here in brief are a... More

Top Letters And Comments,... »

This week's letters brought comments from readers about flying without an ASI, using GA airplanes for Thanksgiving travel, aircraft registration, air traffic... More

Industry Round-up, November... »

AVweb’s weekly news roundup uncovered reports of the winner of the first Air Race 1 event in China, a free webinar for helicopter pilots and sales team... More

Unclipped Hang Glider... »

A Florida man says he’ll try hang gliding again after his first tandem flight left him hanging on for dear life over the Swiss countryside. More