From the Flight Deck http://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/39711/more en Pence Pilot: “My Career Just Ended” http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/pence-pilot-my-career-just-ended <div class="node-body article-body">The two pilots flying U.S. vice presidential candidate Mike Pence from Iowa to New York after an Oct. 27 campaign rally were immediately concerned for their careers following a runway excursion at New York’s LaGuardia Airport.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/pence-pilot-my-career-just-ended" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/pence-pilot-my-career-just-ended#comments From the Flight Deck Business Aviation Commercial Aviation AW.com Commercial Aviation Top Stories Safety Top Story - Home North America Fri, 02 Jun 2017 18:17:00 +0000 1637331 at http://aviationweek.com NTSB Pilot Report: Flying the 737-8, Boeing’s New Narrowbody Breadwinner http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pilot-report-flying-737-8-boeing-s-new-narrowbody-breadwinner <div class="field-deck"> There is more to Boeing’s MAX than new engines, but it is still a 737, our pilot finds </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Aviation Week’s pilot notes Boeing’s Leap-engined 737-8 has bigger displays and refinements such as fly-by-wire spoilers. Only a short training course is needed to upgrade from the 737NG.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pilot-report-flying-737-8-boeing-s-new-narrowbody-breadwinner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pilot-report-flying-737-8-boeing-s-new-narrowbody-breadwinner#comments From the Flight Deck Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Commercial Aviation Technology 737 Max Pilot Report AW.com Global Fri, 12 May 2017 08:00:00 +0000 1626421 at http://aviationweek.com HUD Acceptance Gains Ground With Chinese Carriers http://aviationweek.com/flight-deck/hud-acceptance-gains-ground-chinese-carriers <div class="node-body article-body">The hyper political sensitivity over air safety in China helps to explain the CAAC’s willingness to take the worldwide lead in mandatory HUD installations for airlines.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/flight-deck/hud-acceptance-gains-ground-chinese-carriers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/flight-deck/hud-acceptance-gains-ground-chinese-carriers#comments From the Flight Deck Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Technology Avionics Commercial Aviation Top Stories AWST Global Tue, 09 May 2017 08:05:00 +0000 1624801 at http://aviationweek.com Airbus Pilot Report: Bombardier’s C Series Sets New Standard http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pilot-report-bombardier-s-c-series-sets-new-standard <div class="field-deck"> Cockpit ergonomics, fly-by-wire and sidestick advances make C Series docile but responsive </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Our chief aircraft evaluation pilot says he has yet to fly a jetliner with more docile yet responsive handling qualities. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pilot-report-bombardier-s-c-series-sets-new-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/pilot-report-bombardier-s-c-series-sets-new-standard#comments From the Flight Deck New Civil Aircraft Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com C Series Pilot Report Commercial Aviation Top Stories North America Fri, 03 Feb 2017 09:00:00 +0000 1576211 at http://aviationweek.com Bombardier FAA Says UAV Registrations And Pilot Applications Booming http://aviationweek.com/flight-deck/faa-says-uav-registrations-and-pilot-applications-booming <div class="node-body article-body">After massively simplifying rules, the FAA is seeing strong growth in remote pilot applications and UAV registrations for commercial uses. </div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/flight-deck/faa-says-uav-registrations-and-pilot-applications-booming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/flight-deck/faa-says-uav-registrations-and-pilot-applications-booming#comments From the Flight Deck Commercial Aviation Technology Technology AWST North America Fri, 18 Nov 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1544001 at http://aviationweek.com 838inc DARPA Sees Cockpit Assistance Building Pilots’ Trust In Autonomy http://aviationweek.com/flight-deck/darpa-sees-cockpit-assistance-building-pilots-trust-autonomy <div class="field-deck"> Demos suggest the path to autonomous systems on the flight deck is to improve safety first, reduce crew later </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Aurora Flight Sciences and Sikorsky complete autonomy demonstrations under Phase 2 of DARPA’s ALIAS cockpit-automation program. Both are now bidding for Phase 3, to mature selected technologies for transition to potential customers—military and commercial.</div> <p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/flight-deck/darpa-sees-cockpit-assistance-building-pilots-trust-autonomy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/flight-deck/darpa-sees-cockpit-assistance-building-pilots-trust-autonomy#comments From the Flight Deck Connected Aerospace Commercial Aviation Defense Technology Technology AWST North America Fri, 18 Nov 2016 09:00:00 +0000 1543961 at http://aviationweek.com Ted Carlson/Sikorsy