Videos of airborne marriage proposals have made their way around the interwebs before, but this is a new angle. Congratulations to Ernest and Olivia.
The August issues of General Aviation News will focus on living the residential airpark lifestyle. For those of you who are living the dream, do you have some great photos of your airpark or airpark home that you’d like to share? Any tips for those searching for an airpark home? What about a story or memory that sums up why airpark living is a perfect fit? For those of you searching for a home, which are your favorite airparks? What are the amenities that excite you?
Send your comments and photos to General Aviation News Editor Janice Wood. You can also add your comments below. Thanks!
Sunglasses worn with a headset or a helmet can be a pain. Anyone who’s flown more than a few hours knows this to be true. Flying Eyes Sunglasses has created a sunglass design that allows for interchangeable sides. One with a strap to more comfortably fit under a headset, a “micro-thin” temple to fit under a helmet and a traditional arm. [Read more...]
Elon Musk appeared on The Colbert Report on July 24. At the 1:50 mark of this video he says, “Aircraft should be vertical take-off and landing.” Could a Musk revolution being coming to aviation?
It would be pretty exciting to see what the man who brought us PayPal, Tesla cars and Space X rocketry could do in the aircraft market.
Frederick A. Johnsen of Airailimages had great access to Saturday’s airshow at AirVenture and put it to good use.
After the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds completed their routine at AirVenture on Saturday, the airport opened to departures for a few hours before the night airshow started. Here are 44 seconds of departures.