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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.”
A new corporation has been created to focus on supporting the aviation and aerospace industry to prepare the future workforce.
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.
The Cessna SkyCourier turboprop continues to surpass significant milestones as it begins the certification flight test phase of the programme.
Commercial airline pilots share their insights and experiences related to aviation and training.
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.