On the runway to more fuel-efficient aircraft, one alternative propulsion scheme being explored is an array of electrically powered ducted fans.
The business jet industry is expected to experience strong growth in the short to medium term, supported by several new airplane models coming to market and an improved used aircraft environment.
Drone Users: The FAA warns drone operators that flying an unauthorized drone could interfere with local, state and federal rescue and recovery missions. You could be subject to significant fines if you interfere with emergency response operations.
This short documentary profiles the human side of Aerobatic pilots and the never ending chase to be the best pilot you can and the friends you make in the process.
Electric power restoration was underway and urgent searches for people still missing in devastated Mexico Beach, Florida, continued in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael storming ashore in the Florida Panhandle on Oct. 10, and trailing destruction into the mid-Atlantic states.
Pilots of unmanned aircraft (“drones”) who interfere with fighting wildfires, law enforcement efforts, or other first responders, such as medical flights, now are more likely to face serious civil penalties, even for first-time offenses.
According to the National Hurricane Center’s Advisory #19A, issued at 1200z: At 800 AM EDT (1200 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Michael was located near latitude 34.1 North, longitude 81.8 West.
After years of short-term extensions, the FAA has finally secured stable funding until 2023 following President Donald Trump’s signature of H.R. 302 on Oct. 5.
The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) unveiled its 2018 Business Aviation Top 40 Under 40, which recognizes young professionals working in business aviation for their career accomplishments and dedication to the industry.
What do you do when your flight training scholarship fundraising efforts exceed your goals? You deliver multiple awards designed to boost the pilot population, especially among young women.
The air transport industry supports 65.5 million jobs and creates $2.7 trillion in economic activity, according to a recent report from Air Transport Action Group.
Did you watch the Jetsons growing up? If you did, you probably always knew that someday we would be living in the world of flying cars but I bet you were not expecting it to happen so soon.
Backlit by the golden light of a California sunrise, the jagged Sierra Nevada are inviting and imposing.
NATA, along with its Air Charter Committee, launched an initiative to combat illegal charter, addressing a growing concern among members and industry.
A $205 million grant has been announced by U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao. The money will go to funding infrastructure in small airports in 34 states.
GAMA has applauded the U.S. House of Representatives for passing legislation that authorizes programs of the FAA for five years as well as advancing key priorities for the general aviation manufacturing and maintenance industry.
Women in Aviation Day received a $12,000 grant from the ISTAT Foundation, which funds educational programs that advance commercial aviation.
Aviation industry insiders discussed how they could combat the shortage of aviation workers by attracting young people to aviation careers.
AOPA has put together an online course that gives rusty pilots all the information they need to become current.