Things With Wings http://aviationweek.com/blog/6696/feed en 40 Under Forty http://aviationweek.com/blog/40-under-forty <div class="node-body blog-body">Wonder how some of our talented 40 Under Forty stars got started in the aviation industry? </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/40-under-forty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/40-under-forty#comments Commercial Aviation MRO Defense Space Global Things With Wings Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:28:00 +0000 1175461 at http://aviationweek.com US Airways says goodbye to the 737 Classic http://aviationweek.com/blog/us-airways-says-goodbye-737-classic <div class="node-body blog-body"><div> US Airways ceased 737-400 revenue service yesterday, ending 30 years of 737 Classic operations. The final flights, flown between their Charlotte, Dallas/Ft. Worth and Philadelphia hubs, were appropriately designated AWE737.</div></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/us-airways-says-goodbye-737-classic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/us-airways-says-goodbye-737-classic#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:18:00 +0000 1174761 at http://aviationweek.com Video: Celebrate National Aviation Day with Red Bull Air Race Pilot Kirby Chambliss http://aviationweek.com/blog/video-celebrate-national-aviation-day-red-bull-air-race-pilot-kirby-chambliss <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Kirby Chambliss is a two-time <a href="http://www.redbullairrace.com/en_US">Red Bull Air Race</a> world champion</p></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/video-celebrate-national-aviation-day-red-bull-air-race-pilot-kirby-chambliss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/video-celebrate-national-aviation-day-red-bull-air-race-pilot-kirby-chambliss#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:43:00 +0000 1174051 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: The State of Innovation in A&D http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-state-innovation-ad <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In this week&rsquo;s Check 6 podcast, I discuss the state of innovation in the aerospace and defense industry with Graham Warwick, our managing editor for technology, and Senior Pentagon Editor Amy Butler.</p></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-state-innovation-ad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-state-innovation-ad#comments Commercial Aviation Defense Things With Wings Ares Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:39:00 +0000 1172741 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus widebody orders weak in 2014 http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-widebody-orders-weak-2014 <div class="node-body blog-body">Despite winning an impressive 465 firm A320 family orders during the month of July, most of which were at the Farnborough Air Show, Airbus&#39; July orders report shows that it failed to snag any widebody orders during that same time.</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/airbus-widebody-orders-weak-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-widebody-orders-weak-2014#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Sun, 10 Aug 2014 21:13:00 +0000 1167841 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: Commercial Engine Makers Face Acid Test http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-commercial-engine-makers-face-acid-test <div class="node-body blog-body">The seemingly insatiable appetite of the world’s airlines for new aircraft is propelling the airframe and engine market to dizzying new heights in terms of orders and deliveries.</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/podcast-commercial-engine-makers-face-acid-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-commercial-engine-makers-face-acid-test#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:09:00 +0000 1169961 at http://aviationweek.com Lancasters United http://aviationweek.com/blog/lancasters-united <div class="node-body blog-body">The world's last two airworthy Avro Lancasters have reunited with the arrival of the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum's example in the U.K.</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/lancasters-united" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/lancasters-united#comments Platforms & Propulsion Defense Europe North America Things With Wings Ares Fri, 08 Aug 2014 18:23:00 +0000 1169871 at http://aviationweek.com China Plans to Promote General Aviation http://aviationweek.com/blog/china-plans-promote-general-aviation <div class="node-body blog-body">From plans to build a general aviation center in Zhenghou to an agreement to set up an EAA chapter, China is moving forward.</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-plans-promote-general-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/china-plans-promote-general-aviation#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:42:00 +0000 1166401 at http://aviationweek.com Podcast: Flight-Tracking After MH370 http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-flight-tracking-after-mh370 <div class="node-body blog-body">The notion that a modern airliner could vanish without a trace seemed ludicrous until MH370</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/podcast-flight-tracking-after-mh370" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/podcast-flight-tracking-after-mh370#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:59:00 +0000 1166371 at http://aviationweek.com FADEC-equipped Diesels Need More Electrical Back-Ups http://aviationweek.com/blog/fadec-equipped-diesels-need-more-electrical-back-ups <div class="node-body blog-body">At AirVenture this year, I’ve seen numerous new aero turbo-diesel engines on display in various states of development.</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/fadec-equipped-diesels-need-more-electrical-back-ups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/fadec-equipped-diesels-need-more-electrical-back-ups#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:48:00 +0000 1165691 at http://aviationweek.com Thai Airways ends 37 years of A300 operations http://aviationweek.com/blog/thai-airways-ends-37-years-a300-operations <div class="node-body blog-body">Thai Airways flew its last A300 flight today according to Thai Airways&#39; Facebook page, ending 36 years of A300 operations.</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/thai-airways-ends-37-years-a300-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/thai-airways-ends-37-years-a300-operations#comments Commercial Aviation Things With Wings Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:34:00 +0000 1165461 at http://aviationweek.com Big to Small, Oshkosh Has It All http://aviationweek.com/blog/big-small-oshkosh-has-it-all <div class="node-body blog-body">Oshkosh covers the whole range of aviation, from individual homebuilders to mega-names.</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/big-small-oshkosh-has-it-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/big-small-oshkosh-has-it-all#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:24:00 +0000 1163921 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Backs Glider Record Bid http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-backs-glider-record-bid <div class="node-body blog-body">Airbus is behind an ambitious plan to fly a sailplane higher than ever before.</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/airbus-backs-glider-record-bid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/airbus-backs-glider-record-bid#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:08:00 +0000 1163911 at http://aviationweek.com A Quiet Hum Behind Electric Aircraft http://aviationweek.com/blog/quiet-hum-behind-electric-aircraft <div class="node-body blog-body">Two years ago it seemed electric aircraft were taking off. But there are fewer of them at Oshkosh this year.</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/quiet-hum-behind-electric-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/quiet-hum-behind-electric-aircraft#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:58:00 +0000 1164901 at http://aviationweek.com Terrafugia Plans Follow-On Flying Car http://aviationweek.com/blog/terrafugia-plans-follow-flying-car <div class="node-body blog-body">Even before the Terrafugia driveable airplane enters production, the company is thinking a decade ahead.</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/terrafugia-plans-follow-flying-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/terrafugia-plans-follow-flying-car#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:35:00 +0000 1164771 at http://aviationweek.com