March 31 2015 Latest news:
A unique, hybrid powered, soaring microlight aircraft, named Project GloW, has been developed.
The Tecnam company has announced that NASA has selected the P2006T Twin as the airframe on which it will evaluate the potential of ‘LEAPtech’ (Leading Edge Asynchronous Technology).
Thomas Cook Airlines was one of the launch Partner airlines when CTC Aviation’s airline pilot career programme, CTC WINGS, was announced in 2003. Between then and 2008 the airline employed 47 of the programme’s graduate pilots.
A Rolls-Royce and a Beverly Hills mansion have always been a celebrity must have, but there is now a growing trend in the ownership of private jets. From catwalk supermodel to professional golfer, here is a list of ten celebrities you didn’t know could be flying a private plane overhead right now.
100 years ago, a small group of pioneers took part on a foolish bet… and the Latécoère Rally was born
Price: £32,000 ONO or would consider offers of group ownership
Rougham Airfield requires a flight instructor due to successful year
But probably not for long. That’s because our modern hangars give access to six long hard runways and over 100 acres of landable grass.
By Graham M Simons www.pen-and-sword.co.uk £19.99, hardback, 247 pages
Trig TY91 (£1,530) and TY92 (£3,594) radios www.trig-avionics.com/ty91.html
Alan Bristow, Helicopter Pioneer: the autobiography, by Alan Bristow and Pat Malone, Pen & Sword Aviation 2009 £25. Hardback, 384 pages
Garmin has announced the release of its new G3X Touch 7-inch display option for experimental aircraft.