Articles in Aviation

Embraer’s Phenom 100 is often called a very light jet. But if this classification is correct, then...
Give your father the luxury of time with Talon Air’s Father’s Day jet upgrade bonus. In honor of...
Jetworks Jets, a Southern California-based private aviation company chartering flights for...
Cirrus Design cofounder Dale Klapmeier says that when he thinks of the Cirrus SRS sport plane (www....
A mock-up of the spn, the upcoming light business jet from Grob Aerospace, displays one of the...
Over the last few years, aircraft manufacturers Mooney and Columbia both claimed to have built the...
The Pilatus PC-12 turboprop already has plenty of fans?with the simplicity of single-engine...
Would anyone pay $80 million for a private jet that can reach 1,220 mph but is prohibited by...
Cessna invested five years of market research before deciding on the final design for its newest,...
The days of the Concorde are past, but superfast air travel could still be part of your future. A...
As the jet soars over the California coastline, Dave Ryan grins. Ryan, a 10-year veteran of Learjet...
The personal minijet now is on the arrival screen. Just as deliveries of very light jets (VLJs) are...
Photograph by Peter Aegeter
The origin of the phrase "have your ass in a sling" is a matter of debate. In his Encyclopedia of...
Mike Van Staagen is a big man; he stands 6-foot-4, with broad shoulders and long legs. Not...
In 1995, Maurício Botelho embarked on a suicide mission. The engineer had been tapped to save...
The fractional jet operator Bombardier Flexjet (www.flexjet.com), a recent Robb Report Best of the...
Photograph by James Lawrence
We are hurtling toward rust-colored rocks. But John McAfee, sitting in front of me, seems relaxed...
Cirrus Design, maker of the impressive SR20 and SR22 piston-driven aircraft, has revealed more...
Kevin Cameron’s first experience with a flight school appalled him. “I walked into the rather...
Three minutes after takeoff from runway 4 at Honolulu International Airport, at about 3,000 feet,...

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