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Date: 04/19/2021 09:17 PM
Pipistrel’s sleek and sexy Panthera has been getting a lot of buzz but, surprisingly, it has never been shown at a U.S. show–until Sun ‘n Fun 2021. In this AVweb news brief, we took a quick swing through the Panthera booth and talked to Andy Chan about plans for this unique airplane.
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Date: 04/19/2021 07:33 PM
One day we were finishing some instrument training at Lancaster, Pennsylvania, an area well known for its fairly large Amish presence. It was very windy that day and as we were headed outbound, the Tower told a landing Piper, “I think I just saw a horse and buggy pass you.” The Piper responded, “Yeah, we […]
Date: 04/19/2021 06:55 PM
AVweb’s General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister publication, Aviation Safety magazine. All the reports listed here are preliminary and include only initial factual findings about crashes. You can learn more about the final probable cause on the NTSB’s website at www.ntsb.gov. Final reports appear about a year after the […]
Date: 04/19/2021 03:26 PM
As expected, Ingenuity, the diminutive helicopter the Perseverance rover flew to Mars completed a successful test flight from the Jezero Crater at 12:31 a.m. EDT and achieved an altitude of about 10 feet before touching down successfully 40 seconds later. Data confirming the flight was received by NASA at 6:15 a.m. “Ingenuity has performed its […]
Date: 04/19/2021 06:18 AM
The FAA is throwing the book, and a proposed $1.56 million fine, at a small town whose airport is a lot bigger and more expensive to maintain than its traffic warrants. The agency announced via a news release that it was citing Anniston, Alabama, for a laundry list of violations from broken pavement to missing […]
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