Hartzell Propellers blended-airfoil propeller system for the Adam Aircraft A500 centreline-twin has passed the final hurdle for certification on the aircraft. A recent FAA regulation … Read more

Airbus A380

The A380 was launched at Airbus’s plant in Toulouse, France in mid January in front of 4,500 VIP guests and the leaders of the four … Read more

North Weald faces threat

The East of England Plan names North Weald Airfield and surrounding land specifically as a strategic site for development of 6000 homes and an industrial … Read more

AOPA calms fears on Bush GPS plan

President George W Bush has ordered plans for temporarily disabling the US network of global positioning satellites during a national crisis. The move is to … Read more

New US photo licences

The US Congress has sent the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act to President Bush. The bill implements many of the recommendations of the 9/11 … Read more

Free on-line icing guide

NASA has unveiled a free on-line course titled A Pilot’s Guide to In-Flight Icing. Although intended for the general aviation pilot who flies aircraft certified … Read more

Aviation White Paper Challenge

Campaigners against the expansion of Britain’s airports are challenging the Government’s aviation White Paper in the High Court. A judicial review centres on plans for … Read more