The internet has provided us with the ideal means to inspire newcomers to aviation. It is also possibly the most powerful tool the aviation community has ever had for reporting, analysing and discussing incidents and errors. But is the demand for content preventing us from detailing context, and at what cost?
EPS Diesel Aero Engines look set to provide a much-needed solution to the requirement for reliable, powerful engines for Jet-A only markets. But what do they have that others don't, and what does it mean for the rest of the world?
After 5 years, Mooney is starting to manufacture aircraft once more. Their iconic M20 Acclaim and Ovation models are joined by the new M10.
The eight-race 2015 Red Bull Air Race World Championship will feature two new stops in Japan and Russia along with a return to Budapest in Hungary, announced organisers of the world's fastest motorsport series on 26 November at an official press conference in Chiba, Japan. The competition will also return to five popular locations in its eighth season, with rounds in Abu Dhabi, Ascot, Spielberg, Fort Worth and Las Vegas.
Phoenix Helicopters of Goodwood and Blackbushe are running what is possibly the most unusual flying cadetship program we've ever seen, but we love it! They claim you could gain a CPL(H) from zero hours in just three years, and get paid for the privilege!
We will be working together with Hartzell Propellers to inspire future generations of aviators in a partnership that will increase our ability to produce highly professional video content. We've already got a lot of access and a lot of ideas, but we want to hear from you about what aviation topics you want to see covered, and which aircraft you want to see on our channel.
Get Into Flying was invited to exhibit at the Red Bull Air Race. Early scepticism gave way to enthusiasm as we discovered a perfect crowd to talk to about flying of all kinds. After speaking to over 2000 people personally, with more than 5000 seeing our stand, here are our thoughts on the Air Race, and its potential as a recruiting ground for new aviators.
Jack got the chance to experience one of these brand new aircraft on a ferry flight from the factory in the Czech Republic to Goodwood, UK.