The acquisition allows AviationManuals to expand its product line to create tailored Minimum Equipment Lists (MELs) and provide Electronic Flight Bag (EFB) application packages for aircraft operators, according to CEO Mark Baier. [Read more…]
Witnesses reported seeing the Aerostar 601P flying slowly toward the airport near Austin, Texas, at a low altitude.
The left engine was at a low rpm and witnesses reported hearing “sputtering,” “knocking,” or making a “banging” noise, while seeing trailing black smoke. [Read more…]
Star Novak recently submitted this photo showing Matt Younkin taxiing to the participant’s hangar his Beech 18 “Miss Ellie” after his performance at the Defenders of Freedom Open House and Air Show at Offutt AFB in July 2016. [Read more…]
Note: This article has been excerpted and adapted by the author from her book “My Father, My Friends ~ Memories of World War II,” which is based on her interviews with World War II veterans.
After the attack on Pearl Harbor, native Iowan and farm boy Chester Peek knew his life was headed in a direction he’d never imagined. An engineering graduate, Peek also had a commercial flying license by the time he joined the 95th Bomb Group in October 1942. [Read more…]
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — TECAT Performance Systems is now shipping its new WISER 4000 wireless torque measuring and monitoring systems.
Featuring shunt calibration, TECAT’s latest WISER system is designed to simplify instrumentation verification for users while allowing them to check calibration of the system in the field. The WISER 4000 has been enhanced with two additional programmable analog outputs and higher-speed recording, and it is available with custom-built remote enclosures to protect the system’s remote unit and battery from damage due to debris. [Read more…]
The International Aviation Womens Association (IAWA), a worldwide organization for women who hold leadership positions across the entire spectrum of the aviation and aerospace industry, reports that Marion Blakey, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Rolls-Royce North America, will be the keynote speaker for its 28th annual conference. [Read more…]