Powering Down in the Air

March 27th, 2012 | Featured articles

Spring has arrived and with it comes a heavy travel period for college students and families looking to escape the cold winter months (which haven’t been so cold of late). While airline passengers may be tempted to use their iPhones, iPads and other electronic devices once the cabin door is closed, it is important for… Read More

Man sustains life-threatening injuries after Wisconsin plane crash

May 2nd, 2011 | Aviation accident

May 2, 2011 A Wisconsin plane crash left a man with life-threatening injuries, according to greenbaypressgazette.com. The man was an experienced pilot, but witnesses say he was flying the aircraft for the first time before the Wisconsin plane crash occurred. The experimental aircraft lost power and the plane crashed in a field east of Carter Airport in… Read More

Debate flares over recent congressional FAA safety change

October 21st, 2010 | Aviation articles

A recent congressional safety change requiring 1,500 hours of flying experience for co-pilots—the same previously required for pilots—has the aviation industry up in arms. The current co-pilot requirement is 250 hours. According to an ABC News article, the roles of co-pilots and pilots have changed over the years and both are expected to have the… Read More