Business Aviation Outlook: Even Slow Growth Will Be Hard To Sustain Commented on: 2 days ago (December 15, 2017)

Naw, with the major new massive tax cuts creating double digit growth every teen ager will be able to buy a personal supersonic jet! Every tiny business will be able to afford a business jet....

Safran Counter-rotating Open Rotor To Complete Ground Tests Commented on: 2 days ago (December 15, 2017)

It is BACK! One of the really neat things about aging is you get to see bad ideas die and return; as executives who do not remember yesterday much less know tomorrow, plough rows that failed...

Immediate Action: What Pilots Need To Memorize Commented on: 3 days ago (December 15, 2017)

CHECK LIST
Item 1. All forms filled out?
Item 2. All posteriors kissed?

Trump Calls For NASA To Put Astronauts On Moon Commented on: 3 days ago (December 15, 2017)

"Another U. S. Flag on the moon by 2019?"

NASA cannot even put a man in orbit. Besides, if we want to go to the moon we shall need major tax cuts to pay for it.

Why Boeing Hasn’t Been Flying Its Two T-X Trainers Commented on: 3 days ago (December 15, 2017)

It is a typical Air Farce program. Years behind schedule, way over cost and besides, the fix is in. . .

Opinion: How Government-Funded Defense Companies Can Remain Innovative Commented on: 3 days ago (December 15, 2017)

Government funded defense companies do not have to be competitive. They are subsidized no matter what they do or do not do. They bribe congress, they employ retire officers, the get their welfare...

Canada Launches Fighter Contest, Targets Boeing Dispute Commented on: 3 days ago (December 15, 2017)

Boeing Management impulsively makes a quick draw. Fumbling it's grab for a lawyer, it draws a pistol part way out and BANG! Boeing Management shoots it's foot off . . . How to blame the union?

U.S. F-22 Narrowly Avoids Collision With Russian Su-25 Over Syria Commented on: 3 days ago (December 15, 2017)

The faster, more maneuverable, vastly superior Su-25 . . . You mean it isn't? Oh. Well those Godless commies flying in US airspace . . . You mean it isn't? Golly, Ok, those commies, taking...

Opinion: Why Boeing’s C Series Concerns Are Justified Commented on: 3 days ago (December 15, 2017)

When you cannot compete . . .

NASA Team Studying Hypoxia Put USAF Pilot-Physician In F/A-18 Commented on: 3 days ago (December 15, 2017)

I am glad the issue of flight crew incapacitation is now to be considered. Anoxia and hypoxia have been addressed since the middle of World War One. That is over 100 years ago when Zeppelin crews...