California Bill Would Phase Out 100LL Starting In 2026

California Bill Would Phase Out 100LL Starting In 2026

AVweb A pair of California Democratic senators have introduced a bill that would start banning the sale of 100LL at some of its busiest GA airports starting Jan. 1, 2026. The bill, introduced by Sen. Caroline Menjivar and Sen. Henry Stern at a streaming event at...
Russia Loses Second A-50

Russia Loses Second A-50

AVweb Ukraine officials say their military shot down a second Russian A-50 aerial command and control aircraft in less than a month but there are also reports the plane was downed by friendly fire. Whatever happened, it appears to be confirmed that the $330 million...
EAA Wants Piper Rudder AD Rescinded

EAA Wants Piper Rudder AD Rescinded

AVweb EAA is imploring the FAA to reconsider an AD it says would be impossible to achieve and unnecessarily broad in scope. The agency is proposing action that would require replacing the rudders on almost 31,000 legacy high-wing Pipers. “EAA believes this AD is...
Guest Blog: Reclaiming The Narrative To Change The Face Of Aviation

Guest Blog: Reclaiming The Narrative To Change The Face Of Aviation

AVweb Ed. Note: Mireille Goyer is founder and president of Women of Aviation Worldwide, which has marked the anniversary of the issuance of the first pilot certificate to a woman, Raymonde de Laroche, on March 8, 1910, with events aimed at welcoming women and girls...
Last Week’s Poll Results: Readers Split On ASTM Need

Last Week’s Poll Results: Readers Split On ASTM Need

AVweb A healthy response on the approval process for unleaded avgas was evenly split between those who think ASTM should be required and those who think FAA approval should be enough. The post Last Week’s Poll Results: Readers Split On ASTM Need appeared first on...