The Cessna 310 is an American four-to-six-seat, low-wing, twin-engine monoplane produced by Cessna between 1954 and 1980. : The Cessna 310 had a number of firsts: It was the first twin-engine aircraft that Cessna put into production after World War II.  It was the first airplane built by Cessna to have retractable tricycle landingRead More →

NEW OWNERs PLEDGE SUPPORT As from 1st September 2020, a group of U.S.-based general aviation aircraft owners and pilots have taken majority ownership of aircraft manufacturer Mooney International. The aircraft owners and pilots took control of the cash-strapped company, and pledged to maintain customer support through the transition and intoRead More →

The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is reviewing issues regarding the Boeing 787 that may mandate further inspection. The move comes as the FAA examines issues that led Boeing to the grounding of eight of the type over structural issues. In August 2020, Boeing instructed several customers to groundRead More →

The L-65 is originally developed from the Russian Chaika L-4 (Seagull) The most unusual feature of the L-65 is the empennage arrangement: it has twin vertical stabilizers, mounted slightly at an outward angle on the fuselage and extended forward with long, curved dorsal fillets, separated at the base by the fullRead More →

Skip Stewart is best known for his high-energy aerobatics routine, which includes very low and slow knife-edge passes. His performances most often involve transitioning into slow knife-edge flight immediately after take-off, followed by an outside-banked turn as he sets up for his routine. The performances themselves involve extreme positive and negative G-manoeuvres,Read More →

Named the SD-03, it made its first public flight debut at Japan’s Toyota test field. Tokyo-based SkyDrive’s first drone took to the air in April 2020 on what was billed Japan’s first manned multi-rotor test flight. SkyDrive has now revealed that its new slicker SD-03 model made its first public demonstrationRead More →

This aircraft is something all pilots should be excited about. A mysterious bullet-shaped plane was spotted at the Southern California Logistics Airport near Victorville in April 2017. Its unusual design prompted immediate speculation. Now the Celera 500L has finally been revealed to the world. This is a private aircraft thatRead More →

Boeing has ordered the removal from service of eight recently built 787s which have been identified as suffering from two distinct manufacturing issues that compromised part of the aircraft’s structure. An area of the structure in the rear of the 787 Dreamliner is unable to withstand the maximum stress. Boeing disclosesRead More →