Aircraft pilot

Flight Test Records: The Douglas D-558-I Skystreak

A Douglas D-558-I Skystreak pictured in flight in the early 1950s. Although less well known than the Bell XS-1, the D-558-I could fill research roles that complemented those of the more glamorous rocket-propelled vessel. . The D-558-I was relatively slow, with a single flight exceeding the speed of sound. However, …

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‘Doc’ roars on Terre Haute | Local News

The top gunner of a B-29 had a full view of the aircraft, from the rear wing and all around the aircraft. This is the view aboard the B-29 “Doc” which took off from the Terre Haute regional airport. Howard Greninger / Tribune-Star As the big engines of the B-29 …

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Donn E. McGinnis | Obituary

Donn Evans McGinnis, 89, died on Saturday July 3, 2021 at his Pinehurst home surrounded by his wife Sara, children and stepson. Mr. McGinnis was born July 12, 1931 in Massillon, Ohio, to Roger and Carolyn McGinnis. Mr. McGinnis graduated from high school in Danville, Ill. (1949) and had just …

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Electric planes run to market

ZeroAvia and Eviation Aircraft Inc. have both predicted in recent announcements that 2024 will be the year their electric planes go into service. Each combines proven technologies with innovation in the hope of speeding up the certification process. For ZeroAvia, that means using a hydrogen fuel cell to store energy …

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Learn to fly a Cessna Skyhawk in Gastonia

Gastonia has a place where people can fly, where they can fly a $ 500,000 Cessna 172 Skyhawk and feel the wind under their wings. “Once you’re in the cockpit you have a different level of excitement,” said Anukriti Madhra, 20. Madhra has always dreamed of becoming a pilot and …

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SKYDISPLAY by MYGOFLIGHT receives FAA STC certification for the very first head-up display for general aviation

June 22, 2021- Denver, Colorado USA- SKYDISPLAY ™, a division of MYGOFLIGHT, today announced that it has received FAA STC certification for its SKYDISPLAY HUD system. SKYDISPLAY aligns critical flight information with the pilot’s external view and provides head-up guidance indications based on information contained in the aircraft’s main flight …

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MyGoFlight HUD Gets FAA Approval

The HUD is priced at $ 29,500 and it should take three to five days to install. The HUD combiner mounts to the top of an aircraft’s windshield and projects transparent images including an attitude indicator, flight director, pitch scale, speed and altitude bands, CDI, and a mini-HSI, as well …

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All: The Birth of a Flying Saucer | Montgomery’s life

You may have read something about the Congressional Unidentified Flying Objects report. The editors like to get things done a little earlier, writing this shortly before the Pentagon and the Director of National Intelligence consider submitting a non-confidential UFO report to Congress. Government officials recently contented themselves with calling this …

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Honor the local hero on Memorial Day

Kearny Mesa – The American Legion Post 460 at Kearny Mesa is named after Albert J. Hickman, a pilot who saved hundreds at the expense of his life when a plane broke down in 1959. Station 460 commanding officer Brian Tram said pilot Hickman made the ultimate sacrifice. Pilot Hickman …

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Global Aircraft Pilot Seats Market 2021 Business Dynamics By Players – STELIA Aerospace, Safran Seats, Ipeco, Martin-Baker – The Current Manomet

The main objective of this report entitled Global Aircraft Pilot Seats Market 2021 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2026 is to provide valuable market information to industry players operating in the market. The report presents an array of information on industrial and business solutions. It explores all …

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