Things With Wings http://aviationweek.com/blog/6696/feed Aviation Week's civil aviation blog en 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 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more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/blog/hoover-bio-pic-premiers-airventure#comments Business Aviation Things With Wings Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:51:00 +0000 1164691 at http://aviationweek.com 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 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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 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