Headline News | Aero-News Network - The Aviation and Aerospace World's Daily, Real-time News and Information Service
Aero-News Network
RSS icon RSS feed
podcast icon MP3 podcast
Subscribe Aero-News e-mail Newsletter Subscribe

** Airborne 12.24.14 ** HD iPad-Friendly -- Airborne 12.24.14 **
** Airborne 12.22.14 ** HD iPad-Friendly -- Airborne 12.22.14 **
** Airborne 12.19.14 ** HD iPad-Friendly -- Airborne 12.19.14 **

Top Stories

Headline News

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Aero-TV: Powerful Alternatives – UL Power’s Sport Aviation Powerplants

New Powerplant Offerings Promise More Than Variety... They Raise The Bar in SportAv Propulsion

While at the U.S. Sport Aviation Expo 2014, ANN CEO and Editor-In-Chief, Jim Campbell talks with Robert Helms, the General Manager of UL Power North America. Jim had just returned from flying the Zenith 750 Cruiser which is powered by a UL 350iS engine, and he asks Helms for more background information about the UL Power products. Helms explains that UL Power is located in Belgium and got its start in aircraft engine production in 2006. They now have eight engines available for the U.S. market ranging from 97 to 200 hp.

Read More

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

First Flight: Boeing KC-46

USAF Configured Tanker Test Vehicle Based On 767-2C Airframe

The KC-46 Pegasus development program completed its first flight of Engineering, Manufacturing and Development (EMD) aircraft #1 Dec. 28. EMD #1 is a provisioned 767-2C freighter and the critical building block for the KC-46 missionized aerial refueler. The maiden flight took off at 9:29 AM PST from Paine Field in Everett, Washington, and landed at 1:01 PM PST at Boeing Field in Seattle.

Read More

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

AeroSports Update: MGL Avionics Partners With Rob Holland

MGL Supplies The Avionics For Four Time And Current US National Aerobatic Champion, Rob Holland

MGL Avionics announced an exclusive marketing partnership with Rob Holland Ultimate Airshows. MGL Avionics has been producing avionics for the experimental and light-sport aircraft markets for 15 years. MGL Avionics will equip and support Rob Holland's MXS-RH aerobatic show plane for the upcoming 2015 airshow season.

Read More

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Klyde Morris 12.29.14

Assuming, That Is, That Everyone Even Knows There ARE Rules ...

FMI: www.klydemorris.com

Read More

Advertisement

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Female Aviator Makes Difference Training Afghan AF

UH-1N Huey Instructor Knows What It Takes To Make A Good Helicopter Pilot

Maj. Mary Clark, a UH-1N Huey instructor pilot and the 58th Operations Support Squadron's assistant director of operations, knows what it takes to make a good helicopter pilot. Contributing to the growing Afghan air force, Clark trained pilots at Shindand Air Base, Afghanistan. She prepared 20 student pilots, including three female members of the Afghan air force and male rotary-wing pilots to fly the Russian-made Mi-17, and contributed to non-flying aspects of all pilot training.

Read More

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Aero-TV: Powerful Alternatives – UL Power’s Sport Aviation Powerplants

New Powerplant Offerings Promise More Than Variety... They Raise The Bar in SportAv Propulsion

While at the U.S. Sport Aviation Expo 2014, ANN CEO and Editor-In-Chief, Jim Campbell talks with Robert Helms, the General Manager of UL Power North America. Jim had just returned from flying the Zenith 750 Cruiser which is powered by a UL 350iS engine, and he asks Helms for more background information about the UL Power products.

This text will be replaced

Read More

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Cyprus Airways Possibly On Verge Of Closure

Must Produce Restructuring Plan, Other Documents By January 8

Cyprus Airways may be grounded early in January if it is unable to produce documents proving its financial viability to the Greek government by January 8.

Read More

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Florida Man Jailed For Blocking Helicopter Reaches Plea Agreement

Charges May Be Dismissed If Physician's Assistant Stays Out Of Future Trouble

A physician's assistant who blocked a helicopter landing zone with his car at the scene of a fatal accident may avoid further jail time after reaching an agreement with local authorities.

Read More

Advertisement

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

ANN's Daily Aero-Term (12.29.14): Visual Approaches

Visual Approaches An approach conducted under Instrument Flight Rules that authorizes the pilot to proceed visually and clear of clouds to the airport. Usually this will be used in conjunction with Visual Separation. When using Visual Separation, a pilot sees the other aircraft involved, and upon instructions from the controller, provides his own separation by maneuvering his aircraft as necessary to avoid it. Visual Separation requires less spacing between aircraft than radar separation allowing more aircraft to land in a given period of time.

Read More

Mon, Dec 29, 2014

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (12.29.14)

Aero Linx: The EAA Warbirds of America The EAA Warbirds of America, a division of the Experimental Aircraft Association in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, is a family of owners, pilots and enthusiasts of “warbirds,” or ex-military aircraft.  Our purpose is: (a) To promote and encourage the preservation and operation of World War II and other such aircraft that are representative of military aviation operations, and (b) to educate its members and other interested persons in methods of safe operation and maintenance of World War II and other such aircraft that are representative of military aviation operations.

Read More




Advertisement

Advertisement

Podcasts

AeroTwitter

Advertisement

Archives

first month previous month December 2014 next month last month

S M T W T F S
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31      

© 2007 - 2014 Web Development & Design by Pauli Systems, LC