AIN Blogs

AIN’s editors offer their opinions, observations and thoughts on everything aviation.

Jul 8, 2011 - 8:46 AM
Just days after commending President Obama for his June 28 visit to an Alcoa plant in Davenport, Iowa, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) president and
Jul 8, 2011 - 8:43 AM
Some days I feel like Richard Clarke the fateful summer before the tragedy of 9/11, when his hair was all on fire as his warnings about the mounting threat
Jul 8, 2011 - 8:38 AM
Here at <b><link http://www.bjtonline.com/>Business Jet Traveler</link> magazine</b>, we know that it’s officially summer because our 2011 Buyers’ Guide ha
Jul 8, 2011 - 8:22 AM
At 11:29 this morning, the final space shuttle flight got under way as <i>Atlantis</i> rose from the launch pad on a column of fire from the Kennedy Space
Jul 6, 2011 - 5:17 AM
President Obama had barely concluded his June 29 press conference when my e-mail box began filling up with responses from the general-aviation industry.
Jun 29, 2011 - 11:22 AM
As I flew home amid the screaming babies in the back of a packed 767 from Charles de Gaulle Airport to New York’s JFK, something struck me as different abo
Jun 23, 2011 - 6:17 AM
A pink golf shirt.
2011 looks like being a vintage year for the Paris Air Show. ...
Jun 14, 2011 - 10:14 AM
Later this morning I’ll hop on a train for my biennial pilgrimage to the Paris Air Show.
Jun 13, 2011 - 8:08 AM
Most of the time, business aviation makes air travel painless and trouble-free.
May 10, 2011 - 10:02 AM
At the same time as the Southwest 737 Flight 812 debacle was unfolding–almost as rapidly as the fuselage skin tore off the aircraft shortly after departure