December 11, 2017

Textron’s New Utility Twin

On 28 November, Textron Aviation announced Cessna’s clean-sheet twin-engine utility turboprop – the Cessna SkyCourier 408. Launch customer FedEx will take delivery of up to 100 aircraft.

The Cessna SkyCourier 408 will be offered in cargo and pa...

October 16, 2017

I, like so many other pilots, am fascinated by the weather. And it’s a good thing too, because knowing what the weather is doing before you takeoff is paramount to safe flying. The trouble is finding accurate forecasts.

While writing this, I was sitting, looking out at...

October 16, 2017

The Paramount Group has enhanced its pilot training capability by acquiring four dual-seater Mirage F1s from the French government.

Paramount Aerospace Systems, a subsidiary of the Paramount Group, has been supporting a number of air forces around the world in the maint...

October 16, 2017

Air France is facing a daunting technical challenge to repair a damaged A380 at one of Canada’s most remote airports, after it suffered a major engine failure.

Air France Flight 66 from Paris to Los Angeles was over Greenland when the No. 4 engine suffered an uncontaine...

June 22, 2017

This year marked 80 years since the first PTAR, plus the 20 year anniversary since the last time it was hosted in Gauteng. The 2017 PTAR was hosted at Springs – on the edge of the OR Tambo CTR.

The tradition, comradery and healthy competition should make the President’s...

May 24, 2017

Ethiopian Airlines, the German NGO humedica e.V, Aviation without Borders and the Airbus Foundation, joined to facilitate the transport of nine tonnes of humanitarian goods from Toulouse, France, to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, utilising the delivery flight of Ethiopian Airl...

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