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  • Riverside Airshow 2014

    The Riverside Airshow is in its 22nd year, offering aviation-themed family fun and entertainment. The program includes breathtaking aerial performances to delight the entire family...

  • Visit the Legacy Flight Museum in Rexburg, ID

    Located in Rexburg, Idaho, the Legacy Flight Museum opened to the public in 2006 offering visitors the opportunity to examine up close some of the historical aircraft that were built to protect ...

  • Arlington Fly-In 2012

    Features of the Arlington Fly-In includes flights and tours on the historic B-17, fly-bys, car show, heritage collection, military vehicles and weapons display, hot air balloons, Vietnam river ...

  • Innovative Aviation Designer Burt Rutan

    Visitors to the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C., can view the record-setting aircraft that pilots Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager flew nonstop around the world in nine days in ...

  • Bombardier Celebrates a Century of Flight in Canada

    It has been one century since the first aircraft took off in Canada. A number of exciting initiatives have already been planned across the country to mark this exciting milestone. One of the ...

  • Journey Back in Time at Temora Aviation Museum

    The Temora Aviation Museum not only preserves the heritage of the Australian military aviation industry but it is a historical site. It was established as the No.10 Elementary Flying Training ...

  • Dangerous Pastime Compromises Aviation Safety

    In February 2012, the act of aiming the beam of a laser pointer at an aircraft, or at the flight path of an aircraft, in the United States, became a criminal offense when President Barack Obama ...

  • Biofuel Research Led by Pratt & Whitney

    Pratt & Whitney Canada recently announced that it was heading up an aerospace industry-university research effort designed to investigate which biofuels might be potentially used to power small ...

  • China’s Aircraft Design Almost Complete

    With the popularity and rising demand for air travel in China, the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, under the leadership of Wu Guanghui, began to design a commercial aircraft that will ...

  • Valkaria Air Fest 2012

    The Vlakaria Air Fest has an exciting schedule lined up that will include powered paragliding, static displays, air boat exhibits, rides in various aricraft, fly-bys, formation flights, R/C ...

  • Forget the Avgas, Just Use 160 AA Batteries

    In Tokyo, Japan, a piloted one-person aircraft successfully completed its inaugural flight powered by 160 household AA batteries. During the flight that lasted a total of 59 seconds, the ...

  • First Fuel Cell Powered Flight

    Up until now aircraft making use of fuel cells have not been powered exclusively by this power source. But that all changed on the September 30, 2008, at the Stuttgart airport where the German ...