Runway Incursions: Is Better Training Needed For Private Jet Pilots?

[ad_1] Summary Many new business jet pilots often lack experience and familiarity with the aircraft they operate. The increase in private jet travel has resulted in a rise in runway incursions, partly caused by pilot errors. Recurrent pilot training is crucial in maintaining flying skills and ensuring competence in aviation. SIMPLEFLYING VIDEO OF THE DAY … Read more

Eerie photos unveil abandoned Nicosia International Airport in Cyprus – with planes still rotting on the runway

[ad_1] Eerie photos unveil abandoned airport with planes rotting on runway. (Photo: AFP via Getty Images) A desolate, abandoned airport in Cyprus has been pictured with planes left rotting on the runway. The airport, just shy of 10km west of the Cypriot capital city of Nicosia, has been untouched for 50 years and eerie photos … Read more

A first-class seat to BNIA’s runway rehab

[ad_1] CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. — A lot of people have been asking why airplanes are flying above their homes — not to mention, making them rumble.  In May, a $36 million project began at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport. To jet-setters, this work provides a show while they’re waiting to take off. After all, that process … Read more

Runway Incidents Affect AirVenture Traffic – AVweb

[ad_1] A trio of minor runway mishaps on Saturday and Sunday caused some anxious moments and inconvenience for some pilots as traffic poured in to Wittman Field for AirVenture 2023. EAA spokesman Dick Knapinski said that on Saturday the pilot of a Bonanza landed on the opposite runway to which he or she was cleared. … Read more

Elevated taxiway, new runway part of Delhi airport upgrade

[ad_1] The new dual-elevated Eastern Cross Taxiway (ECT) will be inaugurated and become operational at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport on July 13, the airport operator Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) said on Friday. The inauguration will be done by Union minister for civil aviation Jyotiraditya Scindia, who will also inaugurate the airport’s fourth … Read more