US APPROVES BENDIX KING ANGLE OF ATTACK DEVICE
10 March 2014
The US aviation authority, the FAA, has approved Bendix King's KLR 10 Angle-of-Attack indicator for certified aircraft. This follows an enthusiastic take-up by the FAA for AoA devices.
KERMIT WEEKS' FANTASY OF FLIGHT TO CLOSE
04 March 2014
The world-renowned aviation museum 'Fantasy of Flight' in central Florida is to close to the public. Founder and owner Kermit Weeks says it will be closing its doors on 6 April.
UK PILOTS ENROUTE TO CAPE TOWN AND BACK IN A MICROLIGHT
03 March 2014
Two pilots are flying an Ikarus C42 microlight aircraft from Goodwood, UK to Cape Town, South Africa. Despite the hard winter hitting northern Europe, the pair have reached Romania.
BONHOMME WINS RED BULL OPENER
01 March 2014
Britain's Paul Bonhomme won the 2014 Red Bull Air Race World Championship season opener in Abu Dhabi today ahead of his perennial rival Hannes Arch, and Canada's Pete McLeod.
500MPH BUGATTI REPLICA AIRCRAFT TO GO ON DISPLAY
28 February 2014
A replica of a 500mph Bugatti aeroplane is nearing completion and will be exhibited in California in March. The US-based team of builders is working on a powertrain for La Reve Blue project aircraft and hopes to fly it.
SUPERSONIC AIRCRAFT LEAD NEW ISSUE OF P1
26 February 2014
Four supersonic aircraft projects are the cover story in the latest edition of P1 aviation magazine, available now for free download.
BELL UNVEILS THE NEW JET RANGER X
26 February 2014
The Bell Jet Ranger lives! At Heli-Expo this week, Bell showed off the 505 Jet Ranger X - the official name for the short light single (SLS) it has been working on for a while.