Austria’s Hannes Arch led Nicolas Ivanoff of France and Kirby Chambliss of the USA on an aerial tour of a spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Site on Tuesday, Sept. 1, just days before the kickoff of Red Bull Air Race in Spielberg, Austria. [Read more…]
It’s hard to imagine that general aviation has a better friend in government than Senator James Inhofe (R-Oklahoma).
An active pilot for 60 of his 80 years, Inhofe is truly “one of us” and at this year’s AirVenture, as in the past 36 consecutive years, he camped in the North 40 at his usual spot near Runway 9-27. [Read more…]
On Saturday, Oct. 10, the World Ultralight Fly-In will attempt to set the Guinness World Record for the first worldwide ultralight “fly-in.” [Read more…]
SANFORD, Fla. — AFA Flying Services has opened its doors at Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) to provide general aviation maintenance and storage in a 7,000-square-foot hangar. [Read more…]
WILMINGTON, Mass. – The Sensors and Fluid Management Systems (SFMS) business unit of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense has appointed Kellstrom Materials as its exclusive partner for providing authorized AMETEK surplus products and exchange services.
Kellstrom Materials, a provider of aftermarket parts, repairs, logistics, and supply chain management solutions, will maintain an inventory of overhauled AMETEK SFMS line-replaceable units (LRUs), enabling operators to reduce aircraft downtime and maintenance costs.
Witnesses reported observing the RV-6 traveling very low and fast over terrain near Williams, Calif. They then saw the airplane disappear behind a hill, followed by rising black smoke. [Read more…]
“What a gorgeous sight! We’re talking about the plane, of course.” Taken at Skywerx Aviation, Blair Airport in Blair, Nebraska. [Read more…]