Blogs

Pipistrel Alpha (Photo: Pipistrel)
Sep 22, 2022 - 7:49 PM
Getting new pilots to the 1,500-hour threshold so they can fly for airlines is not the best way to develop future flight crew.
WAI Girls in Aviation 2022
Sep 16, 2022 - 11:48 AM
Two September 24 events—Girls in Aviation Day and the National Aviation Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony—will highlight the role of women in aviation.
Sep 9, 2022 - 12:28 PM
Business aircraft buyers can miss out on the potential tax, financial, and other advantages of leasing as an alternative to cash or financed purchases.
Sep 2, 2022 - 10:00 AM
We are approaching the end of the second year of record purchases by first-time business aircraft buyers. I check in on some of them to see how it's going.
Aug 26, 2022 - 11:57 AM
A visual approach in a large turbine-powered aircraft can be a challenge.
Aug 18, 2022 - 9:44 PM
Should the airlines should raise the mandatory pilot retirement age past 65?
Aug 12, 2022 - 1:01 PM
In the third of a three-part blog series, AME Dr. Robert Sancetta discusses various types of FAA aeromedical approval letters.
Aug 5, 2022 - 7:55 AM
Forecasting the weather is more accurate than trying to predict the future of the preowned business aircraft market.
Jul 28, 2022 - 3:02 PM
The FAA talks about view-limiting devices being used during instrument training but doesn't fully explain why they are necessary.
Jul 22, 2022 - 11:39 AM
For business aircraft pilots, the best tactic to surviving a wake turbulence encounter is to avoid it altogether.