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Airlander Cabin Designed For Adventure «<p>The team at Hybrid Air Vehicles, which is building the huge Airlander airship, has promoted a number of uses for their vehicle, from cargo delivery to military airlift; but this week at the Farnborough Airshow, the company unveiled a cabin...» 18. juli 2018 At Farnborough: Aston Martin VTOL, GE Open Cockpit «<p>Aston Martin unveiled a luxury VTOL concept this week at the Farnborough International Air Show in Great Britain. The Volante Vision is designed to seat three adults and to be completely autonomous, powered by a hybrid-electric engine.</p>» 17. juli 2018 Terrafugia Updates Transition «<p>Flying car company Terrafugia has announced that its Transition will be getting some new features and upgrades prior to the scheduled arrival of the first production vehicles next year. The updates involve some significant alterations,...» 17. juli 2018 Delta Expands Pilot Pipeline «<p>With an expectation to hire 8,000 pilots over the next 10 years, Delta this week announced it has developed new career-path options to help ensure it has plenty of applicants for those jobs. The program comprises a college path, a company path...» 17. juli 2018 Rolls-Royce Reveals Hybrid VTOL «<p>At the Farnborough International Air Show, which opened Monday in Great Britain, Rolls-Royce revealed a hybrid VTOL concept that could carry four to five passengers at speeds up to 217 knots with a range up to 435 NM. The design should be...» 16. juli 2018 Chinook Crew Completes Dramatic Rescue «<p>The crew of a CH-47F Chinook helicopter used an unusual maneuver—sitting the tail of their aircraft on the mountain for several minutes, while still flying, with the nose in the air—to successfully rescue a Texas man from the slope of Mount...» 16. juli 2018 Vaping Pilot Triggers Emergency Descent «<p>Air China will take a “zero tolerance” approach to its investigation of a first officer’s apparently bungled attempt to sneak an in-flight vape aboard one of its Boeing 737s last Tuesday.</p>» 15. juli 2018 European ADS-B Mandate Won't Be Met «<p>Many European operators say they won’t meet the European Aviation Safety Agency’s June 7, 2020, ADS-B mandate and EASA seems to be getting ready to cope with the patchwork of compliance that will result.</p>» 15. juli 2018 Trump Buzzed By Paraglider «<p>A 55-year-old man has been arrested in Scotland after a Greenpeace protester flew a powered parachute within a few hundred feet of U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday.</p>» 15. juli 2018 Doc Cleared For Passenger Flights «<p>The FAA has cleared Doc, one of two flying B-29s, for passenger flights and they’ll start at the Heavy Bomber Weekend in Madison, Wisconsin, on July 20. Doc will be at AirVenture 2018 but so far no ride program has been announced.</p>» 15. juli 2018 Ryanair Passengers Hospitalized In Emergency Descent «<p>At least 33 passengers on a Ryanair flight to Croatia were treated in hospitals for bleeding ears, mouths and noses when the packed Boeing 737-800 was put into an emergency descent for a pressurization problem.</p>» 15. juli 2018 Top Letters And Comments, July 13, 2018 «<p>This week's letters brought comments from readers about the U.S. Air Force National Museum, traveling to OSH, the ForeFlight Sentry ADS-B receiver and the FAA's newly proposed bird-strike test rules.</p>» 13. juli 2018 Short Final: Turbulence «<p>On a recent flight home, we were cruising along at 7,000 feet in good weather, except for the occasional encounter with the very top of a cumulus cloud. Knowing my wife is not a fan of any amount of turbulence, I asked ATC for a climb to...» 13. juli 2018 Industry Round-up, July 13, 2018 «<p>This week, announcements have come in about a new aerobatics show at Oshkosh, the purchase of four simulators by Kent State University, a facility upgrade for Pro Star Aviation and new authorized dealers for Whelen Engineering aircraft lighting...» 13. juli 2018 Hawaii Passes Bill To Decriminalize Airport Violations «<p>The governor of Hawaii signed a bill removing criminal penalties for many airport violations last week. Prior to the bill’s passing, Hawaii was the only state where violations unrelated to airport security could result in criminal misdemeanor...» 13. juli 2018
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