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NOTAMs: Are They “A Bunch Of Garbage”?

NOTAMs: Are They “A Bunch Of Garbage”?

A global campaign to overhaul NOTAMs is underway, in order to remove irrelevant information and highlight critical items. The triggering event for this development on NOTAMs is the Air Canada 759 incident, from 2017. An experienced crew flying an Airbus A320 almost...
Sun ‘n Fun Going Ahead – Are Airshows Back?

Sun ‘n Fun Going Ahead – Are Airshows Back?

The Sun ‘n Fun Aerospace Expo in Florida, USA started yesterday! This may be the first airshow to go ahead in the pandemic. Is this the way for other airshows too? Sun ‘n Fun has traditionally been the season opener for aviation-related shows in North America. Since...
Ornithopter Designs: History And Potential?

Ornithopter Designs: History And Potential?

To many, the ornithopter (a flapping-wing flying machine) was a footnote in history. But there is more to it than just historic appeal! Article By Kate Coldwind 2021 is expected to see the release of a new film treatment of Frank Herbert’s famous science-fiction novel...
737 MAX – Southwest CEO Joins A Readiness Flight

737 MAX – Southwest CEO Joins A Readiness Flight

Just before Christmas, Southwest’s CEO Gary Kelly went on Twitter to announce that he flew in a 737 MAX readiness flight. The airline is still some way from returning the aircraft to service, but are working hard at it. Southwest has stated that they won’t return the...
Workation – A Trend That Could Outlive The Pandemic?

Workation – A Trend That Could Outlive The Pandemic?

The pandemic has certainly impacted the way we work, shop and travel, but trends like the ‘workation’ could make up for any lost mobility. But what is it? So, you thought that people learning to work remotely with Zoom, spells a reduction for future air travel? When...