Atmospheric sciences

Nov 10, 2014 - 4:40 PM
Updated standards will affect only new airframes and powerplants.
Jul 29, 2014 - 5:30 PM
A nonprofit aeronautical and atmospheric science research organization is partnering with a major airframer on a daring glider test project.
May 19, 2014 - 1:40 PM
Patented optical Icing Conditions Detector provides an alert that icing conditions exist before ice can accrete on the aircraft.
North Sea weather isn’t always stormy, but it’s usually windy. (Photo by thin
Sep 2, 2011 - 2:30 PM
Weather was not my best subject in flight school, though I readily accepted its importance for pilots.
Dec 28, 2010 - 7:29 AM
Three helicopters being used to warm crops against cold temperatures and frost overnight in Western Palm Beach County, Fla., crashed in the early morning h
Sep 30, 2010 - 5:43 AM
The FAA’s Draft Advisory Circular 20-147A released last month provides new guidance to aircraft manufacturers on compliance with regulations covering eng
Sep 28, 2010 - 11:50 AM
Progression in the development of both aircraft and their systems have made it so that in many cases pilots manage the systems more than they handle the ai