Record-Breaking Flights

The fastest time to fly from one airport to another. The top payload carried in a type of aircraft. The shortest duration to reach an altitude.  These are just a few examples of the thousands of recognized flying-related records out there. In terms of “powered aircraft,” current records date back to the infancy of flight. Read More

Electric Future
Clean, Quiet & Powerful Propulsion

While we typically look to our favorite longtime OEMs and service organizations for the latest and greatest in new aircraft and STC’s, other notable happenings are percolating in aircraft development that can easily be overlooked. Among these game-changing developments are electric propulsion systems. Many companies are currently working on designing, manufacturing and implementing hybrid electric, Read More

Deck Out Your Office

An interesting side effect of the coronaviruspandemic and resulting lockdowns is the significant spike in business occurring over the internet. This transition has included a heavy reliance upon video calls in an attempt to conduct “business as usual” from home to which we are now digitally viewing colleagues’ and clients’ backyards, kitchens, living rooms and Read More

LOW AND FAST: the World of Agricultural Aviation

LOW AND FAST: the World of Agricultural Aviation

Photo Courtesy of Air Tractor According to the most recent survey by the National Agricultural Aviation Association (NAAA), there are approximately 3,500 agricultural pilots and 1,560 aerial application operations throughout the United States. Though a lesser-known side of aviation, the small businesses and pilots making up the industry play a vital role in helping farmers Read More