Painful Omission As a longtime subscriber and former Bell test pilot, I was disappointed with your lack of coverage of the fatal crash of the second prototype of the AgustaWestland AW609 commercial tiltrotor on Oct. 30 in Italy. I had expected at least a preliminary write-up in the First Take section, but the accident was not even mentioned until late in November, and even then it was buried in an article about a deal announced at the Dubai Airshow. Granted this crash occurred in Italy, ...


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