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Aircraft: Proper Shipping Fights Corrosion and Saves Money. Jan 20, 2021 439
ACPRS: Users Must Maintain and Manage. Jan 15, 2021 433
A Novel Holistic Index for the Optimization of Composite Components and Manufacturing Processes with Regard to Quality, Life Cycle Costs and Environmental Performance. Katsiropoulos, Christos V.; Pantelakis, Spiros G. Report Nov 1, 2020 8963
Logistics Management: Use Containers for Unserviceable Returns. Table Jul 31, 2020 326
Black Hawk: Repair Parts Need Turn-In. Jun 19, 2020 229
Numerical and Experimental Investigation of the Design of a Piezoelectric De-Icing System for Small Rotorcraft Part 2/3: Investigation of Transient Vibration during Frequency Sweeps and Optimal Piezoelectric Actuator Excitation. Villeneuve, Eric; Volat, Christophe; Ghinet, Sebastian Report May 1, 2020 6206
Numerical and Experimental Investigation of the Design of a Piezoelectric De-Icing System for Small Rotorcraft Part 3/3: Numerical Model and Experimental Validation of Vibration-Based De-Icing of a Flat Plate Structure. Villeneuve, Eric; Volat, Christophe; Ghinet, Sebastian Report May 1, 2020 11518
Numerical and Experimental Investigation of the Design of a Piezoelectric De-Icing System for Small Rotorcraft Part 1/3: Development of a Flat Plate Numerical Model with Experimental Validation. Villeneuve, Eric; Volat, Christophe; Ghinet, Sebastian Report May 1, 2020 10528
Aircraft: It's Simple--Don't Stockpile Parts and Components. Feb 11, 2020 254
JUST DO IT...YOURSELF: Implementing 3-D Printing in a Deployed Environment. Gager, Klinton R. Technical report Jun 1, 2019 12495
Vortex Generators: Got STOL? Think Twice: VGs are tiny vortices that keep airflow over the wing laminar at lower speeds, reducing stall speed and Vmc. The $2500 investment may be worth it. Durden, Rick Mar 1, 2019 2442
Sensofusion to unveil AIRFENCE 6.0 counter-UAS system. Brief article Sep 24, 2018 239
FAA Urges Best Practices For Turbocharger Exhaust: New recommendations on inspecting and maintaining V-band clamps at turbocharger housings flow from GAJSC. Sep 1, 2018 963
PXI switching module selected for A-10C aircraft ground support. Brief article Jul 1, 2018 203
Electroair's Electronic Ignition: Performance: Developed from the auto racing world, Electroair's high-energy, variable-timed ignition system measurably improves performance and efficiency. Durden, Rick May 1, 2018 1790
SUREFLY'S SIM DROP-IN IGNITION. Anglisano, Larry May 1, 2018 709
Avionics Cooling Fans: Worth The Cost: Heat will always be the enemy behind the panel, which makes avionics blowers a wise investment. Sandia and Lone Star models get the job done. Anglisano, Larry Buyers guide Mar 1, 2018 1289
Cessna Control Yokes: Inspect The U-Joints Now: McFarlane Aviation's aftermarket universal joints used with a wide variety of Cessna control yokes require immediate inspection. Cavanagh, Jim Feb 1, 2018 523
THE STUFF BEHIND YOUR PANEL. Brief article Feb 1, 2018 285
Window Replacement: Options Abound: When it's time to replace your acrylic windows options include thicker material, numerous tints and infrared-blocking materials. Durden, Rick Jan 1, 2018 1944
Icom's New A25N: More Watts, Big Battery: Icom's latest-gen A25N portable transceiver has built-in GPS, an impressive high-power transmitter and a Bluetooth app interface. Anglisano, Larry Product/service evaluation Jan 1, 2018 1659
Garmin VIRB 360: VR for Aviation: The 360 is easy to use and produces in-camera stitched footage. But at $800, it's a niche product that doesn't heat the VIRB Ultra 30. Bertorelli, Paul Product/service evaluation Nov 1, 2017 1528
NavWorx ADS600-B 2.0: Resolving The FAA's AD: NavWorx has a second-generation version of the AD-stricken ADS600-B transceiver, plus an upgrade path for existing grounded systems. Anglisano, Larry Product/service evaluation Nov 1, 2017 658
Dynon goes certified: Skyview meet Skyhawk: Dynon's new certified line promises affordable competition against Garmin and Aspen. Expanded STC/AMLs are planned. Bertorelli, Paul Sep 1, 2017 1451
Garmin G5 DG/EHSI: Low cost, STC Limited: Garmin's G5 electronic directional gyro/EHSI doesn't have autopilot interface yet, but it will likely play an integral role in new low-cost autopilot interfaces. Anglisano, Larry Product/service evaluation Jun 1, 2017 1099
Fuel gauge upkeep: parts supply is good. Cavanagh, Jim Mar 1, 2017 2883
Garmin G1000 NXi: faster, brighter: the latest-gen G1000 NXi gets a faster processor, brighter screens and wireless connectivity, but no touch-screen. Anglisano, Larry Product/service evaluation Feb 1, 2017 3103
Retrofit de-icing: ThermaWing impresses. Durden, Rick Product/service evaluation Feb 1, 2017 3269
Terrestrial radios. Faught, Jeff Brief article Feb 1, 2017 125
Ultrasonic Adaptive Detection for Aerospace Components with Varying Thickness. Xiao, Zhen; Xu, Chunguang; Xiao, Dingguo; Peng, Genyue; Li, Xinliang Report Jan 1, 2017 5332
Action cam mounts: NFlight, MyPilot excel. Bertorelli, Paul Product/service evaluation Jan 1, 2017 665
Stratus 2S ADS-B in: good used market buy. Durden, Rick Product/service evaluation Dec 1, 2016 605
Wired. Dec 1, 2016 412
Mag compass upkeep: more than fluid fills: you might save money by helping with time-consuming calibrations, but a new replacement makes better sense than attempting major bench repairs. Nov 1, 2016 1801
Speed mods: Bucks for Knots. Durden, Rick Buyers guide Nov 1, 2016 3964
Buying used avionics: plan for refurb work: installing used avionics and instruments could make sense for some, but consider testing fees, flat-rate repairs and installation hardware when shopping. Anglisano, Larry Cover story Oct 1, 2016 3396
iPad panel mounts: they beat kneeboards. Bertorelli, Paul Product/service evaluation Oct 1, 2016 1814
Insight engine monitors: useful diagnostics: the G-series analyzers are intuitive, value-priced and offer decent troubleshooting utility, but they cant be installed for primary gauge replacement. Anglisano, Larry Jul 1, 2016 2763
Airframe static wicks: worth a try for RFI. Jul 1, 2016 2180
Landing gear. Apr 1, 2016 400
Aerospace interiors--sticking to the task. Marks, Andrew Mar 1, 2016 1668
Aftermarket visors: Rosen is still tops: but vantage plane plastics has competitive products for Cessnas and RAM's portable visor can accommodate any airframe, including taildraggers with tubes. Bertorelli, Paul Product/service evaluation Feb 1, 2016 1599
Sandel's five day glass panel. Anglisano, Larry Jan 1, 2016 629
Intercooler ops. VerLee, Peter Brief article Dec 1, 2015 253
Geared up. Apr 1, 2015 378
SiriusXM, WSI introduce in-flight weather solution for iPad. Brief article Dec 11, 2014 230
SiriusXM, WSI introduce in-flight weather solution for iPad. Brief article Dec 11, 2014 242
Trim Systems. Sep 1, 2014 401
Construction and practical application of hybrid statistically-determined models of multistage mechanical systems/Hibridiniu statistiskai apibreztu modeliu daugiapakopese mechaninese sistemose kurimas ir praktinis taikymas. Goroshko, A.; Royzman, V.; Pietraszek, J. Report Sep 1, 2014 3843
Fokker fined for 1,112 Iran sanctions breaches. Jun 20, 2014 362
Saab's ESTL completes maiden flight. Brief article Jun 19, 2014 145
Astronics max-viz EVS: thermal imaging: enhanced Vision won't see through clouds, but it's an effective tool during low altitude maneuvering in low visibility and darkness. Anglisano, Larry Product/service evaluation Apr 1, 2014 925
Fuel gauge for cirrus: better than stock: it's not cheap or perfect, but the CiES digital fuel sender retrofit for the SR20 and SR22 delivers on the claim of improved accuracy. Anglisano, Larry Mar 1, 2014 1951
Simple plug checker: go/no-go on resistance: although it's a bit pricey at $130, this gadget makes quick work of checking spark plugs for high resistance values. Bertorelli, Patti Mar 1, 2014 489
A simplified flexible multibody dynamics for a main landing gear with flexible leaf spring. Xue, Zhi-Peng; Li, Ming; Li, Yan-Hui; Jia, Hong-Guang Report Jan 1, 2014 4734
Modelling and simulation of fuel cell dynamics for electrical energy usage of hercules airplanes. Radmanesh, Hamid; Yazdi, Seyed Saeid Heidari; Gharehpetian, G.B.; Fathi, S.H. Report Jan 1, 2014 5092
Sliding mode control for electrohydrostatic actuator. Zhengqiang, Shi; Zhiyong, Tang; Zhongcai, Pei Report Jan 1, 2014 4161
Pocket pilot plus: cockpit organizer: what looked to be just another trinket for pilots proved useful in service and was unfazed by turbulence. Durden, Rick Product/service evaluation Jan 1, 2014 622
Antonov to help modernize Cuban air fleet. Brief article Sep 1, 2013 213
Cessna engine upgrades: wide market choice: you want more power? You got it. There's a mod for virtually every model. We look at a cross-section of what's available. As usual, there's no free lunch. Durden, Rick Aug 1, 2013 2853
A planar printed antenna array embedded in the wing structure of a UAV for communication link enhancement. Sharawi, Mohammad S.; Ibrahim, Mohamed; Deif, Sameir; Aloi, Daniel N. Report Jun 1, 2013 4762
Kansal welcomes Aviramp. Brief article Jun 1, 2013 267
OXYFLY revisited. Durden, Rick Product/service evaluation Apr 1, 2013 1081
Aircraft detailing: more than a wash: professional detailing can revive and protect aging paint, but even pros can't perform miracles on neglected surfaces. Anglisano, Larry Essay Apr 1, 2013 1841
King Katmai mod: safe STOL: with a stall speed of 31 knots, climb rate of more than 1500 FPM and no handling vices, the King Katmai is at home in the bush or on the pavement. Durden, Rick Product/service evaluation Jan 1, 2013 2827
Keep parts together. Brief article Jan 1, 2013 137
Pumping the brakes: we were a couple of hours into our KC-130J logistics run when we heard, "whoop, whoop.". Brooks, Rex Jan 1, 2013 1259
Bravo Zulu. Jan 1, 2013 373
Airtec Frankfurt Pak firms win hearts. Dec 15, 2012 392
Boot replacement: minimal competition: stick with an experienced shop. a little homework can keep your price down as discounts vary in a competitive market. Durden, Rick Dec 1, 2012 2574
How it works: boots vs. TKS. Nov 1, 2012 379
De-ice boots: cycle them early and often. Nov 1, 2012 427
Spark plugs: fine wire or massive? Fine-wire plugs may be worth the higher cost for frequent fliers, but there are trade-offs. Champion has taken some hits recently for cracking insulators. Durden, Rick Nov 1, 2012 2699
Condition code tags need information. Brief article Sep 1, 2012 236
First things first! Brief article Sep 1, 2012 249
Amelia Earhart's Plane Potentially Found Near Nikumaroro. Brief article Aug 20, 2012 285
Table 15. Experimental producer price indexes and percent changes for selected commodity groupings of intermediate demand by production flow category (1). Statistical table Jul 1, 2012 5199
The tablet takeover continues. Brief article May 1, 2012 133
Diehl comfort modules (DASELL) - Modular Glued Cable! Brief article Apr 1, 2012 119
Managing life-cycle information of aircraft components. Ferrer, Geraldo; Apte, Aruna U. Report Apr 1, 2012 5486
Jepp's slow iPad efforts: Jeppesen's iPad app may be the weapon of choice for many airline cockpits, but we think it lags far behind other apps in features and usability. It's not bad, it's just incomplete. Mar 1, 2012 1349
Ice equipment failures: flying safely when ice builds on the airframe is challenging enough when everything is working right Here are a few tricks for when it doesn't. Smith, Lee Mar 1, 2012 3035
Maintaining maintenance stand. Brief article Dec 1, 2011 127
New tug in town. Brief article Dec 1, 2011 124
Cracked, Contaminated. Oct 1, 2011 385
FLY to increase fleet by over 80% with acquisition of 49 aircraft. Brief article Aug 4, 2011 133
More tiedowns: Abe's in a walk: storm force's angle-iron-and-pin design bests the claw--but only in favorable soil. Abe's plate-and-cable design leaves everything else for dead. Bertorelli, Paul Product/service evaluation Jul 1, 2011 900
Jets' smaller vortices save 2.5 billion gallons. Hutchinson, Harry Brief article Apr 1, 2011 249
Flight risk: the complex world of aircraft products liability. Calhoun, Michael S.; Fitzpatrick, Garrett J.; Roberts, Richard J. Mar 1, 2011 1908
External power: starting amps a plus: ground power units are a must for doing avionics ground training. But only Enhanced flight's GPU also provides starting amps. Mar 1, 2011 469
Avionics cooling fans: don't fly without one: all brands get the job done, but Sandia excels. The important part is having a working system. Call it cheap insurance against roasting expensive gear. Anglisano, Larry Product/service evaluation Mar 1, 2011 1914
ILS unveils new version of ILSmart. Brief article Feb 9, 2011 190
The AOA indicator: small device, huge impact. Dunn, Robert F. Jan 1, 2011 800
GPS mounting solutions: RAM tops our list: cockpit-eating GPS displays like the iPad and GPSMAP 696 are nice to look at, but a pain to mount. Here's a look at some helpful products. Bertorelli, Paul Nov 1, 2010 2304
JBT Corp wins gate equipment order worth USD20.4m. Brief article Sep 21, 2010 147
AIDC in Taiwan demos fuselage door for B747-8 plane. Liang, Quincy Brief article Jul 29, 2010 232
Evaluation of strength of spherical contact pairs of aviation structures/Aviaciniu konstrukciju sferiniu kontaktiniu poru stiprumo ivertinimas. Ziliukas, Antanas; Merkys, Bronius Report Jun 1, 2010 2243
ADS-B in Mexico. Brief article Apr 1, 2010 146
Next Dimension mod: Cirrus upgrades: with the market flooded with used SR22s, next Dimension's offering would upgrade them with turbo-chargers and Avidyne's Release 9 EFIS. Bertorelli, Paul Jan 1, 2010 1819
Following an aircraft part. Young, Vanessa Jan 1, 2010 506
Aggressive turning for enhanced productivity. Urbicain, Gorka; Fernandez, Asier; Olvera, David; Lopez De Lacalle, Luis Norberto Report Jan 1, 2010 1545
Spirit AeroSystems to sell direct to international customers. Brief article Dec 22, 2009 162
Virtual flight: simulations are being developed to test the electromagnetic performance of aircraft components. The aim is to prepare new designs for flight more quickly and economically. Wilks, Neil Jun 22, 2009 986
4.7m [pounds sterling] composites test centre finds home in Manchester. Brief article May 20, 2009 186
Unapproved parts: deciding to skimp on new turbocharger wastegate controller oil lines is not a good choice. Burnside, Joseph E. "Jeb" May 1, 2009 1260
Cracked, loose, failed. May 1, 2009 441
Bombardier Aerospace receives firm order for 20 CSeries aircraft. Brief article Mar 31, 2009 103
Door separation from aircraft. Brief article Sep 1, 2008 169
Cracked aft fin attach fittings. Brief article Jun 1, 2008 133
LED lighting upgrades: easy, reliable, expensive: changing over to LED exterior lighting is only worth the money if you have entire assemblies needing replacement and you just hate changing dead bulbs. Cavanagh, Jim Jun 1, 2008 1376
Bling. Burnside, Jeb Editorial May 1, 2008 467
MIT finds oil-proofing first for aviation: scientists follow water droplet principle with microfibres that protect vulnerable parts from fuel spills and damage. Jan 16, 2008 432
Cockpit traps: knowing more about how some of the things in your cockpit work and to what they're connected can help diagnose and resolve in-flight problems. Turner, Thomas P. Nov 1, 2007 2166
Large format monitors: promising technology: dancing orange bars are over; we've moved on to color and large screens. EI and Xerion look intriguing, but there may be too few in the field to judge them. Burnside, Joseph E. "Jeb" Product/service evaluation Nov 1, 2007 2254
Tails from the crypt: making sense of salvage: the harsh reality is that parts are becoming scarce, so knowing your way around the boneyard business can save a lot of money and keep an older airplane flying. Cavanagh, Jim Nov 1, 2007 3658
Transition to turbines: more and more pilots are making the switch to turbine-powered mounts. But when they do, they find it's not all roses. Rozendaal, Doug Nov 1, 2007 2285
Ragwing repair choices: which system? Each has its pros and cons; but our top pick is Poly Fiber. The shop's skills may matter more than the material itself. Gugeler, Mike Product/service evaluation Oct 1, 2007 3040
Delta Air Lines orders 15 further winglets from Aviation Partners Boeing. Brief article Sep 11, 2007 170
Sweden's CTT Systems AB receives new aircraft moisture prevention systems order from First Choice Airways. Brief article Sep 7, 2007 100
Sweden's CTT Systems AB receives new aircraft moisture prevention systems order from First Choice Airways. Brief article Sep 7, 2007 241
No longer available: parts are getting scarce: you can still support almost anything flying, but for some older models, you'll wait months for some parts. Here's how to cope when the parts shelf is bare. Spencer, Jonathan Sep 1, 2007 2893
Boeing says six airlines have adopted Airplane Health Management (AHM) in 2007. Brief article Aug 30, 2007 168
The Aviation Consumer[R]: product of the year. Buyers guide Aug 1, 2007 1746
Corrosion and chafing. Jul 1, 2007 431
GE Aviation in agreement with Boeing for the V-22. Brief article Jun 19, 2007 188
Delta purchases Blended Winglets. Brief article Jun 19, 2007 103
Sweden's CTT Systems AB receives order for aircraft condensation elimination system from TUIfly Nordic. Brief article Jun 8, 2007 87
Cracks, jugs and mags. Jun 1, 2007 431
AWAS orders brake retrofit for Boeing 757-200s. Brief article Mar 28, 2007 107
Nickle carbide jugs: low wear, no rust: ECI pioneered the process with its CermiNil and a competitor has since emerged. With positive owner reports, we think nickle is a cost-effective option. Feb 1, 2007 2175
FAA gets tougher and regroups. Brief article Jan 1, 2007 123
Herbert extends product range. Jan 1, 2007 583
SCHOPF wins 48 tug contract. Brief article Dec 1, 2006 176
Seatbelt upgrades: Y-belts are a top choice: we actually prefer five-point harnesses, but not all aircraft can accomodate them. Y-belts are a cost-effective upgrade for most models. Cavanagh, Jim Dec 1, 2006 2364
Composites With CAD. Thilmany, Jean Brief article Oct 1, 2006 133
Gear of the year: Garmin GPSmap 396: in our annual tour of the best products and services we've seen this year, Garmin's GPSmap 396 is the walkaway winner. Aug 1, 2006 1835
Fire, fuel and cracks. Jul 1, 2006 409
Rolex vs. Timex. Bertorelli, Paul Editorial Jun 1, 2006 432
Orlando's CUTE connection. Brief article May 1, 2006 164
GOL to improve aircraft performance with Blended Winglets. Brief Article Dec 30, 2005 108
First person ... singular. Rowe, Phil Column Aug 1, 2005 1731
The dreaded H-60 LCFCTC factor. Mar 22, 2005 606
An alternative view: nano smoothing NURBS curves for best fit. Brownhill, Mark Mar 1, 2005 1332
Back AGPU up right. Brief Article Mar 1, 2005 193
Navy, Marine Corps aviation parts back orders hit all-time low. Daniel, Will Brief Article Jan 1, 2005 235
Icelandair orders seven Blended Winglet Systems. Brief Article Dec 16, 2004 107
Mexicana Airlines signs new parts deal with Goodrich. Brief Article Sep 15, 2004 99
They're waiting for you. Illustration Jul 1, 2004 304
Lean eases work process, increases customer savings. Yeager, Michele Jun 22, 2004 936
Flight Directors deploy CCT call centre technology. Brief Article Dec 8, 2003 125
Nano-alumina modified epoxy based film adhesives. Gilbert, Eric N.; Hayes, Brian S.; Seferis, James C. May 1, 2003 5438
Airbags move to airplanes. (Tech Talk). Foster, Sharon Brief Article Mar 1, 2003 186
Messages from above: by early 2003 some airlines will be offering e-mail and Internet services onboard their aircraft. Although European airlines have taken an early lead, Middle East airlines are keeping a close eye on proceedings. (In-Flight). Fenn, John William Nov 1, 2002 1028
Emergency: seat-cushion removal. Vega, Jamie Apr 1, 2002 1554
WASHINGTON DULLES AIRPORT LAUNCHES COMPREHENSIVE: Aircraft Deicing Fluid Control Program. Jan 1, 2001 1948
LASER INSPECTS F-22 PARTS. SHARKE, PAUL Brief Article Sep 1, 2000 329
AAR Corp and SITA to launch web site. Brief Article Jan 12, 2000 97
AWIN-equipped Federal Express MD-11 aircraft tested. Brief Article Jan 10, 2000 101
Sugar-based antifreeze for icefree planes. Brief Article Sep 4, 1999 170
Quality soars for aircraft components: solids-based verification does it right the first time. Mar 1, 1998 1194
Fly the fiery skies: long after ValuJet, many planes still don't have smoke detectors or fire extinguishers in their cargo holds. Evans, David Sep 1, 1997 1147
A mm-wave, wireless local area network for use inside an aircraft. Ulbrich, Erwin A., Jr.; Bryden, Dan Sep 1, 1997 1734
Coverage analysis of airborne SATCOM phased-array antennas. Southall, Hugh L.; Mailloux, Robert J.; Turtle, John P. Sep 1, 1995 1953
Injection-molded aircraft canopies. Ashley, Steven Feb 1, 1995 492
Inside the black box. O'Connor, Leo Jan 1, 1995 1856
New concepts in aircraft survivability equipment: designing for integration. McMiller, Michael Apr 1, 1992 1416

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