A friendly gathering of pilots at KONX produced the consensus that the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. is a great place to fly.
If you fly a drone (not a toy) the FAA wants to hear from you. Results of the 10-minute anonymous survey will drive future FAA services for drone operators.
AVIATION WEEK NETWORK orecasts that over the next 10 years, the annual maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) demand generated by the world’s fleet of western-designed military aircraft will grow from $79.6 billion in 2018 to $82.8 billion in 2027, a compound annual growth rate of 0.44%, totaling $816.8 billion in demand over the forecast period.
India’s second lunar mission—Chandrayaan-2, scheduled for launch in October—will explore the possibility of mining helium-3.
BOEING has $1.5b U.S. Navy contract for 22 F/A-18E and six F/A-18F Super Hornets for Kuwait.
Barcelona-based LCC Volotea reported a net profit of €11.2 million ($13 million) for 2017 on revenue of €307 million, up 23% year-over-year (YOY).
FAA has completed just under half of the initiatives it agreed to following a June 2015 “call to action” forum focused on preventing runway incursions, the U.S. Transportation Department (DOT) Inspector General (IG) said.
Qatar is planning to purchase nine Hawk jet trainers from BAE Systems as part of a wider deal to buy Eurofighter Typhoon fighters.
The Hungarian government has ordered a fleet of H145M twin-engine light helicopters from Airbus.