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Turboprops & Twin Pistons: Know Your Options

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Aside from jet aircraft which range from very light jets to heavy jets, there is another significant player in the charter market. 497 more words


Beechcraft C-45H Expeditor

@Half Moon Bay Airport, Half Moon Bay, CA

April 2013

Taken at this weekend’s Pacific Coast Dream Machines show.  Having attended this show for many years, I decided to change things up with more practice of my handheld HDR technique.  47 more words

Short Final 09

As long as we’re on the subject of airplanes, I had the good fortune to be invited for a flight aboard a Beechcraft Bonanza. It was a great day for flying, mostly blue skies overhead and light winds. 60 more words


Beechcraft Super King Air

@San Carlos Airport, San Carlos, CA

June 2016

The Super King Air family (Model 200/300 series) has been in continuous production since 1974, the longest production run of any civilian turboprop aircraft in its class. 44 more words

Check Out This Picture of an Airline Fleet Which Doesn't "Exist"

This is the only picture you might ever see of an airline fleet that doesn’t actually exist. Popularly known as “JANET”, short for Just Another Non Existent Terminal, it operates as a ferry for scientists, engineers, and other key personnel from Las Vegas’s McCarran International Airport to the legendary top secret US Air Force facility deep in the Nevada Desert. 236 more words

Black Projects Division

Turbine engines

Even though the main campus have their graduation this week and everyone there are done with their finals, there is yet a lot of work to be done for us at the aviation campus. 782 more words


Rejected Take Off

I was on my take off roll in the A-36 when I saw this indication on my Insight G-2 graphic engine monitor. So I aborted and coasted to the end of the runway and taxied off. 57 more words

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