James Raisbeck, Engineer, Philanthropist, Dies At 84

James Raisbeck
James Raisbeck once told a group that he “could see air.” While that was not quite true, he had an uncanny talent for visualizing how airflows over wings and around airframes create lift and drag and how to create aircraft modifications that would improve aerodynamic performance. Raisbeck died Aug...
Angus Batey

Angus Batey has been contributing to various titles within the Aviation Week Network since 2009, reporting on topics ranging from defense and space to business aviation, advanced air mobility and cybersecurity.

Fred George

Fred formerly was senior editor and chief pilot with Business & Commercial Aviation and Aviation Week's chief aircraft evaluation pilot. He has flown left seat in virtually every turbine-powered business jet produced in the past three decades.

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