Aircraft flight control systems

Oct 10, 2006 - 6:38 AM
Bell/Agusta’s BA609 looks nothing like the finished article in the VMSIL.
Oct 10, 2006 - 6:38 AM
Pietro Venanzi took the left seat in the BA609 during the tiltrotor’s return to flight status, at Bell’s XworX center near Fort Worth, Texas, on June 3.
Oct 10, 2006 - 6:34 AM
BAE Systems in England has developed an active collective for helicopters that can be configured to provide infinitely variable levels of feedback to the p
Oct 9, 2006 - 1:43 PM
Since the maiden flight of the Falcon 7X on May 5, the 5,700-nm-range trijet has been flying almost daily from Dassault’s flight- test center in Istres, Fr
Sep 27, 2006 - 12:47 PM
Landings to below Cat I and II ILS minimums have been possible for more than three decades, but the price of admission until recently has been autoland cer
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Sep 20, 2006 - 9:50 AM
Dassault is about to flight-test production-conforming modifications that should boost the range of its new Falcon 7X.
Sep 19, 2006 - 1:55 PM
It has been 10 years since the ValuJet DC-9 accident in the Everglades that cost the lives of 110 people and a considerable amount of money.
Sep 18, 2006 - 4:38 AM
Reacting to a pair of landmark NTSB recommendations addressing potential safety vulnerabilities in autopilots, the FAA this month is amending airworthiness
Sep 15, 2006 - 6:52 AM
As regulatory agencies in Europe and North America grapple with whether to permit the use of personal mobile phones in flight, the companies that intend to
Sep 15, 2006 - 6:49 AM
As the industry prepares for very light jets (VLJs) to live up to their billing to transform personal transportation, air-taxi and charter operations, memb