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Gulfstream G700 sets speed records
Gulfstream G700 sets speed records

An all-new Gulfstream G700, the largest aircraft in Gulfstream’s fleet, set its first ever city-pair speed records from Savannah to Doha, Qatar, and then from Doha to Paris.

Commercial aviation Sep 3, 2021
The Cyber Threat to Aviation
The Cyber Threat to Aviation

In the last year and a half Aviation has been heavily impacted by the pandemic and subsequent grounding of the global fleet. Something else happened during this time, there was a sharp increase in the number of cyber incidents.

Aviation Management Sep 1, 2021
Diamond DA50 RG Debuts at EAA AirVenture
Diamond DA50 RG Debuts at EAA AirVenture

After recently completing a milestone North Atlantic crossing from Europe to North America, the DA50 RG has been debuted at the EAA AirVenture in Wisconsin.

Commercial aviation Jul 28, 2021
Revolutionary Aircraft Engine Cooling System Launched
Revolutionary Aircraft Engine Cooling System Launched

FCS Finland has launched a revolutionary patented aircraft engine cooling system, the AFC-22. This flagship product is a professional cooling system for aircraft engines, and a one-of-a-kind green product that connects to the aircraft engine’s exhaust nozzle, using a special made vacuum adapter with a flexible hose.

Commercial aviation Jul 7, 2021
Iconic national scenes star in Air Canada’s new safety video
Iconic national scenes star in Air Canada’s new safety video

Air Canada recently premiered Ode to Canada, its new on-board pre-flight safety video set in some of the country’s most spectacular and iconic locations.

Commercial aviation Jun 24, 2021
Cessna 206 Quick Exit Door Modification
Cessna 206 Quick Exit Door Modification

Coast Dog Aviation, a well-known western Canadian maintenance organization, recently announced that a Transport Canada supplemental type certificate (ST) had been issued for the installation of a Cessna 206 cargo door modification, which provides a significant increase in safety.

Commercial aviation Jun 1, 2021
Surviving Spatial Disorientation with ICARUS Devices
Surviving Spatial Disorientation with ICARUS Devices

Inadvertent flight into instrument meteorological conditions (IIMC) is dangerous. Those who fly into clouds or smoke, for example, without warning, may well experience spatial disorientation. According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), “between 5 to 10 percent of all general aviation accidents can be attributed to spatial disorientation, 90% of which are fatal.”

Commercial aviation Jun 1, 2021
Workforce Solutions for Aviation and Aerospace
Workforce Solutions for Aviation and Aerospace

A new corporation has been created to focus on supporting the aviation and aerospace industry to prepare the future workforce.

Aviation Management Jun 1, 2021
Ten aeromedical things I wish pilots knew (that most don’t)
Ten aeromedical things I wish pilots knew (that most don’t)

Aviation lore abounds with stories of pilots summarily losing their flight privileges after running afoul of seemingly arbitrary, mysterious medical requirements. And yet, in my opinion, this usually wasn’t really the case.

General Aviation Jun 1, 2021
Cessna SkyCourier Certification Flight Test Phase Begins
Cessna SkyCourier Certification Flight Test Phase Begins

The Cessna SkyCourier turboprop continues to surpass significant milestones as it begins the certification flight test phase of the programme.

News Mar 26, 2021
Turn Right on Yankee, Hold Short on Whiskey 10
Turn Right on Yankee, Hold Short on Whiskey 10

Commercial airline pilots share their insights and experiences related to aviation and training.

Commercial aviation Feb 1, 2021
Changing Marketplace of Aviation Insurance in Canada
Changing Marketplace of Aviation Insurance in Canada

Aviation is an industry built on passion. Whether it’s a private interest or the path to a paycheck, aviation demands a special level of dedication that other industries may lack. It’s because of this intrinsic passion that covid-19’s impact on aviation feels more devastating, at least to me.

Insurance Feb 1, 2021