100-Year Archive Reveals Insight to Aviation History
Check out this awesome insight into the History of General Aviation! Serendipity can lead you to amazing discoveries in Aviation Week’s 100-Year Archive. One of our interns who was checking the 400,000 pages scanned into the archive asked me a question about an ad for the Wright-Martin Aircraft Corp. in an issue from 1917. The two-page…
19 photos that show how much flight attendant uniforms have changed since the glory days of aviation
A look back from the 1940s onward at some of the finest flight attendant outfits designed by Valentino, Vivienne Westwood, and more.
Celebrate National Aviation Day with these amazing photos
Aug. 19 is National Aviation Day, established in 1939 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Why Choose Business Aviation? |
I’m often asked: Why pursue a career in business aviation? Most professional pilots measure their career with two metrics: compensation and quality-of-life. If scheduled airlines provide more of one or both of these, why would any right-thinking pilot consider private, charter, or corporate flying as anything other than a stepping stone to a Part 121 gig It’s a good question. I suppose those of us who…
This new airplane is further proof of a growing trend in aviation
Textron Aviation, parent company to famous aircraft manufacturers Cessna, Beechcraft, and Hawker, revealed a widely anticipated new turboprop aircraft.
How Marie Kondo would tidy up our presidential candidates
To do this right, you have to pick up each candidate in turn and ask yourself, “Does this spark joy?”
Aviation photography tips from a pro
Millions of photographs will be taken during this year’s airshow season, with many shared online. Want to make sure your photos stand out from the crowd? How about a few pointers from a professional photographer who specializes in aviation? Hayman Tam is a long-time contributor to General Aviation News, who was gracious enough to offer …
STAR Capital finalizes acquisition of ASL Aviation
It's official, the ASL Group has a new owner. European private equity firm STAR Capital completed its acquisition of Ireland-based ASL Aviation Holdings,
Top Aviation Attorney Says Engine Inspections Overdue
On April 18th, 2018, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ordered that the CFM56 engines on all aircraft be inspected, expanding its original idea to spot check them, in the wake of the mid air e
A Beginner’s Guide to Alaska’s Aviation Culture
Given Alaska’s sheer size and the vast amount of land that’s impassable via other modes of transportation, it’s no wonder that aviation should play such a huge role in our culture. Alaska was home to the earliest pioneers of flight, and after World War I, aviation became an integral part of everyday Alaskans’ lives For more than 100 years, our pilots have braved the hazards of…
Aviation industry watches for signs of trouble as shutdown enters critical week
The Transportation Security Administration has not seen a significant uptick in airport screening wait times, the agency said Monday, as concerns...
What the presidential candidates' investments tell us about them
By the time the primaries roll around next winter and spring, we'll know a lot about the 22 (and counting) major candidates running for president. Over the last few months, they've been filing personal financial disclosures with the Federal Election Commission — or not. Many haven't provided a glimpse of their financial lives yet, but those who have reveal some interesting dimensions of themselves through their investments or sources of income.
How 3D Printing Is Set to Disrupt the Aviation Industry
3D printing could one day bring down the cost and up the performance of commercial aircraft. It couldn't happen at a better time.
Lorain County Airport hosting Discover Aviation Day
Discover Aviation Day at the Lorain County Airport, 44050 Russia Road in Elyria will take place 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 20.
How Can Mobile Cabinets Assist in Aviation Service & Repair?
When it comes to aviation service and repair, organizations need to provide for the safe and secure storage and transport of critical aviation parts and tools. Whether for commercial or military applications, such solutions must allow for maximum flexibility and versatility to get the job done quickly and efficiently – every time Let’s take a look at a few of the ways mobile cabinets can assist…
Business AviationVoice: Why Business Aviation?
Photo by David Almy A recent article by Joe Sharkey in the New York Times entitled "Clearing Skies for Private Jets" reflects the important role that business aviation plays within our nation’s air transportation system. Mr. Sharkey interviewed Mark Dowley, an executive and marketing consultant who relies heavily on airlines to fulfill [...]
How Gulfstream Became a Business Aviation Leader
A history of Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation and how they became a world leader in the business aviation industry.
Here's how business aviation benefits the economy
Business aviation often gets bad press. A new presentation from No Plane No Gain sets the record straight showing more than $200 million in benefits
How Changing ICAO Standards Impact Business Aviation
Companies flying overseas for business can learn more about ICAO global standards in the March/April 2017 issue of Business Aviation Insider.
Top 5 Reasons to Fly with Schubach Aviation
Schubach Aviation is San Diego's most experienced private jet charter and aircraft management service, we have over 25 years of experience.