On one hand it can be easy to take flying for granted, and to lose the sense of awe at what a miracle it is. As much as I fly and generally feel safe, I still consider aviation to be a miracle. It's incredible that tens of thousands of flights operate a day in such a safe manner.
So sometimes it's nice to be reminded that flying isn't an everyday thing for many people.
In April I shared a
The Terrafugia Transition flying car has just passed US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration regulations, allowing it to be driven on the road. Last year we reported the Transition had passed US Federal Aviation Administra...
It's easy to look at vintage photos from the glory days of aviation and feel a wave of nostalgia, especially if you have taken a plane in the past ten years. The common refrain is that back in the day, a journey with Pan Am was glam...
Is flying safe? Every passenger wonders, and for good reason. I take a candid look at risk management in the world of general aviation and discuss a few ways to turn the odds in your favor.