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Bill McShane

Aviation Industry Leader and Air Show Pioneer William J. McShane, Passes at 61

William J. McShane of Babylon, a respected statewide aviation leader, who was instrumental in helping bring the Bethpage Air Show to Jones Beach...
Boeing’s Renton plant in Seattle area during busier times

Boeing Re-opens Production Plants

It’s difficult finding good news in our media these days; but here is something; Boeing Corporation has re-opened the Renton plant in...
Airbus Also Struggling Through Coronavirus Crisis

Airbus Also Struggling Through Coronavirus Crisis

Boeing has been joined by the other mega-sized aircraft builder, Airbus, with financial woes. According to industry analysts, the cash-flow and demand...

Boeing Passes on Accepting Federal Aid Via CARES Act

As David Calhoun has made clear since the CARES Act was passed, Boeing was not in favor of handing over part ownership...
Embraer E195-E2

Embraer Ready to Litigate Over Boeing’s Termination of Joint Agreement

The dissolution of the joint agreement that Boeing filed against Embraer is being challenged by Embraer. There are two variables here that...
F-14 Tomcat Cradle of Aviation Museum

F-14 Tomcat Slated for Fall Arrival at Cradle of Aviation Museum

One of the best-known warbirds in the world, thanks to the movie Top Gun, the F-14 Tomcat will be enshrined at the...
American Airlines planes parked In Mobile, Alabama

MRO’s Adapt to Current COVID-19 Crisis to Maintain Parked Aircraft

With thousands of commercial aircraft in idle condition or in short- or longer-term storage due to the COVID-19 crisis, airlines and MROs...

U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Flyover of Las Vegas to Honor Healthcare Workers

The U.S. Air Force flight demonstration team, the Thunderbirds, performed an inspiring flyover of the greater Las Vegas area on Saturday, April...
Dr. Sharon DeVivo was in Washington, DC to speak to the U.S. House of Representatives’ aviation subcommittee

Stakeholders and Politicians Pressure FAA On Part 147 Rules

The FAA faced pressure from congress and industry stakeholders to get the ball rolling on modernizing outdated Part 147 curriculum during a...

Airbus Reveals Its Blended Wing Aircraft Demonstrator

Airbus has revealed MAVERIC (Model Aircraft for Validation and Experimentation of Robust Innovative Controls) its “blended wing body” scale model technological demonstrator.