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Aug 08, 2014

Lancasters United

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....More
Aug 01, 2014

China Plans to Promote General Aviation

From plans to build a general aviation center in Zhenghou to an agreement to set up an EAA chapter, China is moving forward....More
Aug 01, 2014

Podcast: Flight-Tracking After MH370

The notion that a modern airliner could vanish without a trace seemed ludicrous until MH370....More
Jul 31, 2014

FADEC-equipped Diesels Need More Electrical Back-Ups

At AirVenture this year, I’ve seen numerous new aero turbo-diesel engines on display in various states of development....More
Jul 31, 2014

Thai Airways ends 37 years of A300 operations

Thai Airways flew its last A300 flight today according to Thai Airways' Facebook page, ending 36 years of A300 operations....More
Jul 30, 2014

Big to Small, Oshkosh Has It All

Oshkosh covers the whole range of aviation, from individual homebuilders to mega-names....More
Jul 30, 2014

Airbus Backs Glider Record Bid

Airbus is behind an ambitious plan to fly a sailplane higher than ever before....More
Jul 30, 2014

A Quiet Hum Behind Electric Aircraft

Two years ago it seemed electric aircraft were taking off. But there are fewer of them at Oshkosh this year....More
Jul 30, 2014

Terrafugia Plans Follow-On Flying Car

Even before the Terrafugia driveable airplane enters production, the company is thinking a decade ahead....More
Jul 30, 2014

Hoover Bio Pic Premiers at AirVenture

“Flying the Feathered Edge”, Kim Furst’s new 90-minute documentary about the nearly seven decade aviation career of Robert A. “Bob” Hoover, was....More
Jul 28, 2014

VIDEO: Mustang Monday

“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....More
Jul 28, 2014

Nextant Unveils G90XT Cockpit of the Future

King Air pilots will love the customized Garmin avionics and single-lever power controls in Nextant's G90XT....More
Jul 28, 2014

HondaJet Shows First Production Aircraft

HondaJet unveiled and flew its first production aircraft at Oshkosh....More
Jul 28, 2014

Celebrating The Old And New At Cirrus

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,....More
Jul 28, 2014

No Run Of the Mill Mil

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....More
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