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Feb 19, 2015

Keep Your Skills Fresh

How do your maintenance and engineering skills stack up against others? Find out....More
Feb 17, 2015

Timeline: Major U.S. Airline Merger Activity, 1950-20159

With American Airlines and US Airways in the process of merging, we wondered exactly how many mergers have shaped the industry into what it is today....More
Feb 12, 2015

Bombardier, UTC and the French (Canadian) Connection1

Bombardier's new CEO and the French Connection with UTC....More
Feb 04, 2015

Airframe Details for Transasia Airways Flight GE235

The Transasia ATR 72-600 involved in today's accident carried tail number B-22816 and airframe serial number 1141. Powered by two Pratt....More
Feb 02, 2015

Oliver Wyman Buys TeamSAI

Oliver Wyman purchases TeamSAI and will integrated it into Cavok group....More
Jan 30, 2015

Iraqi Airways 767 at Frankfurt Hahn Airport

Airbus A330 and A340 operators have until Feb. 6 to....More
Jan 30, 2015

Passenger, Çargo Middle East Growth Rate #MROME

The Middle East region is forecast to have the highest RPK (revenue passenger kilometers) growth rate, but another region outpaces in cargo traffic....More
Jan 14, 2015

Hanging with History

If you have ever wanted to get real up close and personal with aviation history, then grab your Nitrile gloves, California Dusters and Bunny Cloths....More
Jan 06, 2015

Getting Back to the Golden

The airline pilot’s version of Alexander Pope’s famous quote might go something like this: “To err is human; to follow the Golden Rules, divine.”....More
Dec 19, 2014

Should pilots have a separate medical certification for the night shift?

A run of the mill runway excursion at the Malmo airport in Sweden early this year brought to light an interesting question - should pilots have to....More
Dec 12, 2014

A330, ATR 42 and 72 Door Problems

EASA issues two proposed airworthiness directives today--both involving door problems during manufacture....More
Dec 10, 2014

Best MRO Providers Are...?

Aviation Week is accepting nominations for the MRO of the Year Awards. Nominate who you think are the best providers....More
Dec 09, 2014

NTSB: Stall Warning Sounded Before Phenom 100 Crash13

Downloaded cockpit voice recorder and flight data recorder information from a Embraer Phenom 100 that crashed 1 mi. short of the runway at the....More
Dec 08, 2014

Phenom 100 Crash Is First Fatal For Light Jet1

Crash near Washington, D.C. is first fatal for Embraer Phenom 100 light jet....More
Dec 04, 2014

A320 Engine Mount Problem

EASA proposed an airworthiness directive for Airbus A319, A320 and A321 aircraft because of faulty engine mount pins for V2500 engines....More
From The Archives

Aviation Week is approaching its 100th anniversary in 2016. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.


Oct 8, 2015

The Case Of The Missing F-117 Parts (2001) 16

How AW&ST found out what had happened to the remains of a shot-down F-117....More
Sep 18, 2015

The U.S.-Russian Moon Landing That Never Happened (1963) 7

U.S. President John F. Kennedy is well known for the 1961 speech to Congress in which he made the Apollo program a national goal. Less remembered is his controversial offer two years later to cooperate with the Soviet Union on a manned lunar landing....More
Sep 10, 2015

Airbus A380 Is Your Hotel In The Sky (2001) 5

In a September 2001 advertisement, Airbus promised to bring glamour back to passenger travel with its new A380, comparing the double-decker airliner to a hotel....More
Sep 9, 2015

Pratt & Whitney's Record Behind the DC-6 Record (1947) 2

Pratt & Whitney takes to the cover of AVIATION to credit its Double Wasp engines for the DC-6's record transatlantic flight....More
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