A Retrofit Option for Cleaning Cabin Air

By Paul Seidenman Mar 04, 2021
Textron and others are installing a ionization system to neutralize bacteria in corporate aviation cabins
Interiors & Connectivity

NATA Announces SMS Introductory Course

By Bill Carey Mar 03, 2021
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) has introduced a new safety training course that provides foundational knowledge on Safety…
Safety, Ops & Regulation

Why All the Interest in Part 135 Safety?

By Roger Cox Mar 03, 2021
The number of FAR Part 135 accidents of both fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters in recent years prompted the NTSB to put “Improve the Safety of Part…
Safety, Ops & Regulation

FAA Clears Single-Dose COVID-19 Vaccine For Pilots

By Bill Carey Mar 03, 2021
Pilots and air traffic controllers who perform safety-sensitive duties may receive the new COVID-19 vaccine developed by Johnson & Johnson under the…
Business Aviation

1,000th Transaction Becomes $1,000 Charitable Donation

By Bill Carey Mar 02, 2021
AOne Parts & Logistics celebrated its 1,000th parts transaction by donating $1,000 to a charity of the customer’s choice.
Maintenance & Training

Crash-Resistant Retrofits For Helicopters

By Paul Seidenman Mar 01, 2021
From fuel tank to seat bucket modifications, retrofitted helicopter systems and components can increase survivability in a crash.
Maintenance & Training

Checklist: Flight Planning For Security

By Molly McMillin Feb 26, 2021
Flight crews must prepare and have a heightened awareness of security issues when they travel, especially when flying internationally. Here is a checklist of things to consider.
Safety, Ops & Regulation

Embraer Operators Praise Data Comm, Fly-By-Wire

By Bill Carey Feb 25, 2021
But the verdict is out on inflight connectivity
Flight Deck

You Want a Helicopter, But Can You Fly It?

By Patrick Veillette, Ph.D. Feb 24, 2021
Can you be your own pilot? Maybe…
Aircraft & Propulsion

So, You Think You Want a Helicopter

By Patrick Veillette, Ph.D. Feb 24, 2021
There is a lot consider before you make your decision, including costs and insurance
Aircraft & Propulsion

ADS-B Ins and Outs

By Bill Carey Feb 24, 2021
Value drives general aviation use of ADS-B In
Flight Deck

Checklist: Crew Cars For Convenience, Experience

By Bill Carey Feb 23, 2021
Considerations for finding and using crew cars.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Pilot Report: Flying The Cessna Citation Longitude

By James Albright Feb 23, 2021
How the Longitude handles in flight, including at max speed.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Pilot Report: Cessna Citation Longitude Preflight

By James Albright Feb 22, 2021
Evaluating this aircraft from the pilot’s perspective.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Paint Options From Touch Up To Full Redo

By Paul Seidenman Feb 22, 2021
Keeping aircraft looking good can be done with a touch-up paint pen or a full paint job, which can be done as a stand-alone service or part of a…
Business Aviation

Fuel Prices At the Nation’s 10 Busiest Airports

Feb 18, 2021
Top 10 U.S. Airports Fuel Prices
Business Aviation

February 2021 Fuel Prices

Feb 18, 2021
Jet-A and avgas per-gallon fuel prices for February 2021.
Business Aviation

What HondaJet Elite Operators Like And Don’t Like

By David Esler Feb 17, 2021
Feedback from corporate operators and fractional JetIt, along with a look at HondaJet runway incidents.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Checklist: International Flight Operations

By James Albright Feb 17, 2021
Before you fly internationally, review this checklist for requirements.
Safety, Ops & Regulation

Evaluating HondaJet Elite’s Single-Pilot Operation

By David Esler Feb 17, 2021
As part of an operator’s survey about the HondaJet, BCA looked into single-pilot operations.
Aircraft & Propulsion

HondaJet Elite: More of a Good Thing

By David Esler Feb 16, 2021
The HondaJet Elite expands on the success of its legacy predecessor to accolades from operators.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Fast Five: Bombardier CEO On Halting Learjet Production

By Molly McMillin Feb 16, 2021
Eric Martel, president and CEO of Bombardier, speaks about ending production of the Learjet 75, what's next and what this means for Wichita.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Transponders, Transceivers For GA Aircraft and Drones

BCA Staff Feb 12, 2021
Utilizing Aviation Week’s Marketplace, the BCA Staff has collated recent announcements of newly certified transponders and transceivers for general aviation aircraft and drones. 
Flight Deck

Fast 5: Managing Crews and Passenger Safety During COVID-19

By Lee Ann Shay Feb 12, 2021
Steven Foltz, a line pilot for a Part 91 and 135 operations, talks about balancing the two operations during the pandemic.
Safety, Ops & Regulation

Cause & Circumstance: Why You Need To Understand NOTAMs

Roger Cox Feb 12, 2021
Canada’s Transport Safety Board findings in the Global Express landing incident at Montreal addresses crew situation awareness and NOTAM problems.
Safety, Ops & Regulation