Authorities late Saturday evening reported that two people were dead after a helicopter crashed just a few miles from the violent demonstrations occurring in Charlottesville, Virginia. Initial reports said the the helo was operated by the Virginia State Police and that it was being flown in conjunction with demonstrations and Charlottesville. However, that information has yet to be confirmed.
The US Marine Corps is standing down aviation units for 24h each once over the next two weeks as the community copes with a spike mishaps, including two fatal accidents within the last weeks. Read more
As the US Air Force wraps up its OA-X light attack demonstration this week, US Special Operations Command released its own solicitation for a separate special operations light attack aircraft. Read more
Over the past few weeks we have highlighted the issues associated with airspace infringements including the significant impact they can have on controller workload, the necessary avoiding action, dela ... Read more
In this day and age, calling for the death of the President is a totally legitimate form of public discourse. … The post Trump Thanks Putin for Expelling 750 Diplomats; Former CIA Official Says ... Read more
The 37th annual Wings Over Camarillo Air Show is slated for Aug. 19-20 at Camarillo Airport in California. With the feeling of an old-time barnstorming air show crossed with a big party, the Wings Ove ... Read more
The pilot reported that, after takeoff, the Zenith CH-750’s engine lost partial power about 100 feet above ground level and that he then attempted to return to the airport in Allentown, Pennsylv ... Read more
Final Design Expected To Be Completed This Month The Santa Monica City Council approved a Guaranteed Maximum Price of $3,517,320 and contract to shorten the runway at Santa Monica Airport in alignment ... Read more