Environmental Groups Urge FAA To Block Supersonic Revival
A group of 62 environmental organizations have called on the FAA to abandon plans to establish takeoff and landing noise standards for civil supersonic aircraft, arguing that enabling the revival of hibgh-speed air travel would fuel the global climate crisis.
Textron Aviation Opens Voting For Paint Schemes On Pistons
Textron Aviation is inviting customers, aviation enthusiasts and employees to cast their votes for new paint schemes for next year’s high-wing Cessna piston aircraft, including the Cessna Skyhawk, Skylane and Turbo Stationair HD.
Australian air taxi startup AMSL Aero is to build a flight-test center at Narromine in New South Wales thanks to an A$950,000 ($660,000) grant from the state government. AMSL is developing the Vertiia, a two-passenger tandem tilt-wing electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing vehicle.
Biggin Hill Targets New Customers With COVID-Safe Travel Campaign
Since the start of the global COVID-19 lockdown, business aviation insiders have said they are confident the sector’s inherent characteristics mean it is perfectly placed to bounce back strongly as travelers return to the skies.