John Morris

Editor-In-Chief, Aviation Week ShowNews

Posts by John Morris

in Things With Wings Aug 21, 2013

Alternative AutoGas’ Lead-Free Fuel May Offer a Solution

...But You Can’t Just Put Any Old Gas in an Airplane – Even If It Works  Availability of a lead-free aviation fuel for piston-engined aircraft moved....More
in Things With Wings Aug 07, 2013

Keeping Those Engines Clean

EAA AirVenture touches all aspects of aerospace, from homebuilt aircraft to space flight, from warbirds to the maintenance of military aircraft. A....More
in Things With Wings Aug 06, 2013

Aftermarket, Cessna, Compete on More Powerful Caravans

The Cessna Caravan has always needed more power, and competition to provide it has just heated up with the supplemental type certificate (STC)....More
in Things With Wings Jul 31, 2013

Aviat Unveils Bi-Fuel CNG Husky A-1C at Oshkosh

Bi-Fuel Airplane Could ‘Dramatically Reduce the Cost of Learning to Fly’ Wyoming’s Aviat Aircraft and the Minneapolis-based Aviation Foundation of....More
in From The Archives Jul 29, 2013

1949: Twin-Engined Lightplanes

1949 article examines the emerging market for twin-engine lightplanes....More
From The Archives

Aviation Week is approaching its 100th anniversary in 2016. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.


Sep 18, 2015

The U.S.-Russian Moon Landing That Never Happened (1963) 7

U.S. President John F. Kennedy is well known for the 1961 speech to Congress in which he made the Apollo program a national goal. Less remembered is his controversial offer two years later to cooperate with the Soviet Union on a manned lunar landing....More
Sep 10, 2015

Airbus A380 Is Your Hotel In The Sky (2001) 5

In a September 2001 advertisement, Airbus promised to bring glamour back to passenger travel with its new A380, comparing the double-decker airliner to a hotel....More
Sep 9, 2015

Pratt & Whitney's Record Behind the DC-6 Record (1947) 2

Pratt & Whitney takes to the cover of AVIATION to credit its Double Wasp engines for the DC-6's record transatlantic flight....More
Aug 27, 2015

Aviation Week Lifts Veil On Boeing B-52 Bomber (1952) 22

In 1952, Aviation Week provided the first details on the new Boeing B-52 bomber....More
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