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Falcon modification contract granted to Sabena technics by Dassault Aviation

Dassault Aviation selects Sabena technics as a partner for the modification of four Falcon 50 Ms aircraft belonging to the French Navy.

The Falcon 50Ms aircraft carry out daily missions of surveillance and maritime rescue. 320 more words

News

Multi-Instrument

Last year was a rough year. MIFR has taken a lot longer than I planned on it taking, and on the one hand I tend to be the first one to blame myself, but in truth, there’s been a lot of shit thrown in my way this year. 753 more words

Writing

Jetpack Aviation takes the Jetpack JB-10 on its maiden flight in Monaco

Video via Quart

For all those who dream of traveling by jetpack, there’s hope yet.

 Earlier this month, Jetpack Aviation began publicly testing its newest jetpack model. 134 more words

Tech News

China Airlines becomes new operator of the A350 XWB

China Airlines (CAL) has taken delivery of its first A350-900, becoming the ninth airline to operate the world’s newest and most efficient twin engine widebody airliner. 276 more words

Airline

Peter James Collins

I was distressed to learn today of the passing of a legend- prolific test pilot Peter James Collins, formerly of the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force, died this August, 2016. 634 more words

The ACS is Here

The Airman Certification Standards (ACS) replacing the familiar Practical Test Standards (PTS) for the private pilot and instrument ratings went into effect and the earth continued to rotate about its axis. 542 more words

Cockpit Resource Management

FLIGHT TEST Review: the Falcon 8X from Dassault is out now!

“When the annual EBACE business aviation show kicks of in Geneva on 24 May, Dassault’s new flagship business jet, the ultra-long-range Falcon 8X, will be just days away from its planned joint European Aviation Safety Agency (CS 25) and US Federal Aviation Administration (FAR 25) certification. 195 more words

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