news July 6, 2021 Pilatus announces several new features for PC-24 Super Versatile Jets off production line
From this year onward, all Pilatus PC-24 Super Versatile Jets rolling off the production line will be equipped with “numerous new features,” including smarter avionics and increased comfort in the cabin.
news July 6, 2021 RCAF Cormorant upgrade project put on pause
Negotiations between the Canadian government and Leonardo to extend the life of the CH-149 Cormorant search-and-rescue helicopter fleet until 2040 have stalled.
news June 30, 2021 Meet the ‘hero pilot’ who helped guide another plane onto a busy highway
Flight instructor Richard Lee and his student were faced with making critical decisions after their Cessna 172’s engine failed mid-flight; a "hero pilot" responded to the call and took over, guiding them to safety.
news June 30, 2021 Cyclone crash report details events that led to fatal flight control problem
How a previously unidentified fly-by-wire software problem led to the fatal crash of a Royal Canadian Air Force CH-148 Cyclone helicopter last year.
news June 29, 2021 United Airlines adds 270 Airbus, Boeing aircraft to order book
As part of its “United Next” plan, United Airlines on June 29 announced the largest aircraft order in the airline’s history, including 200 737 Max aircraft and 70 Airbus A321neos.