Things With Wings http://aviationweek.com/blog/6696/feed Aviation Week's civil aviation blog en Mustang Monday http://aviationweek.com/blog/mustang-monday <div class="node-body blog-body">“I always wanted a Mustang, ever since I was a kid,” says Wagner, a Beechcraft Bonanza pilot who took a big step up in size and horsepower when he purchased the Rolls-Royce Merlin-powered P-51D in 2007.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/mustang-monday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/mustang-monday#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Tue, 29 Jul 2014 03:56:00 +0000 1163931 at http://aviationweek.com Nextant Unveils G90XT Cockpit of the Future http://aviationweek.com/blog/nextant-unveils-g90xt-cockpit-future <div class="node-body blog-body">King Air pilots will love the customized Garmin avionics and single-lever power controls in Nextant's G90XT</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/nextant-unveils-g90xt-cockpit-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/nextant-unveils-g90xt-cockpit-future#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:10:00 +0000 1163901 at http://aviationweek.com HondaJet Shows First Production Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/blog/hondajet-shows-first-production-aircraft <div class="node-body blog-body">HondaJet unveiled and flew its first production aircraft at Oshkosh.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/hondajet-shows-first-production-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/hondajet-shows-first-production-aircraft#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:56:00 +0000 1163891 at http://aviationweek.com Celebrating The Old And New At Cirrus http://aviationweek.com/blog/celebrating-old-and-new-cirrus <div class="node-body blog-body">Cirrus Aircraft is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the unveiling of its oldest aircraft on the market, the SR20, with a flyover of its newest, the Vision SF50.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/celebrating-old-and-new-cirrus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/celebrating-old-and-new-cirrus#comments Business Aviation North America Things With Wings Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:27:00 +0000 1163601 at http://aviationweek.com No Run Of the Mill Mil http://aviationweek.com/blog/no-run-mill-mil <div class="node-body blog-body">Spotters at this year’s AirVenture show at Whitman Field can expect to see a Mil Mi-2 Hoplite (N211PZ) in full camo livery touching down on the grass on Thursday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/no-run-mill-mil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/no-run-mill-mil#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:53:00 +0000 1162871 at http://aviationweek.com China Prepares to Realize Its Own Potential http://aviationweek.com/blog/china-prepares-realize-its-own-potential-0 <div class="node-body blog-body">China wants to flood its own general aviation market first.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/china-prepares-realize-its-own-potential-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/china-prepares-realize-its-own-potential-0#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:07:00 +0000 1163461 at http://aviationweek.com Oshkosh -- A Personal Journey http://aviationweek.com/blog/oshkosh-personal-journey <div class="node-body blog-body">Destination Oshkosh: From grass roots to greatest show on earth</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/oshkosh-personal-journey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/oshkosh-personal-journey#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:52:00 +0000 1163421 at http://aviationweek.com L-29 FAST Flight with the Mach Man http://aviationweek.com/blog/l-29-fast-flight-mach-man <div class="node-body blog-body">The smell of jet fuel at sunrise is a worthy substitute for high test coffee on most days</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/l-29-fast-flight-mach-man" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/l-29-fast-flight-mach-man#comments Aircraft & Technology Business Aviation Things With Wings Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:14:00 +0000 1162721 at http://aviationweek.com Avionics: Here’s to a little LPSE in your AirVenture http://aviationweek.com/blog/avionics-here-s-little-lpse-your-airventure <div class="node-body blog-body">Low Power Surveillance Equipment, aka LPSE, is an acronym I hadn’t come across until tuning in to a congressional House Small Business Committee hearing on June 11. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/thingswithwings">Things With Wings</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/avionics-here-s-little-lpse-your-airventure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/avionics-here-s-little-lpse-your-airventure#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:26:00 +0000 1162931 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: Buk M-1 Missile vs. MH17. What Went Wrong? http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-buk-m-1-missile-vs-mh17-what-went-wrong <div class="node-body blog-body">So what might have gone wrong that allowed a Buk-M1 missile to take down MH17?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/ares">Ares</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-buk-m-1-missile-vs-mh17-what-went-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-buk-m-1-missile-vs-mh17-what-went-wrong#comments Airlines & Airports Commercial Aviation Military & Government Defense Things With Wings Ares Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:46:00 +0000 1162891 at http://aviationweek.com