Burt Rutan

Jul 29, 2011 - 11:41 AM
How does one measure the success of an airplane designer? Was John Thorp a success because he designed, among many others, the airplane (his T-16 of the m
Jun 29, 2009 - 11:54 AM
JetSuite brokered its first Phenom 100 charter flight in late May for customer Burt Rutan, who flew to his home base in Mojave, Calif.
Aug 6, 2008 - 6:53 AM
No offense intended to its participants, but aviation progress by the 1980s had become rather mundane by comparison with the incessant leaps and bounds of
Jul 28, 2008 - 10:16 AM
The Beech Starship fleet is being destroyed at the behest of manufacturer Raytheon, which owns 40 of the 50 production airplanes built between 1988 and 199
May 7, 2008 - 4:40 AM
With the first flight of A500 S/N 0001 on July 11, the centerline-thrust, six-seat piston twin is poised to begin flight testing leading to certification,
Apr 16, 2008 - 6:05 AM
So far, Toyota is downplaying the significance of its TAA (Toyota Advanced Aircraft) proof-of-concept airplane.
Dec 18, 2007 - 6:19 AM
When aerospace designer Burt Rutan rolled out his manned suborbital spaceflight program and its centerpiece, SpaceShipOne (SS1), from its Mojave, Calif., h
Dec 18, 2007 - 6:17 AM
In preparation for his solo nonstop around-the-world (ATW) flight tentatively scheduled for January, adventurer and solo ATW balloonist Steve Fossett has b
Nov 2, 2007 - 10:23 AM
Matt Eller, an Ames, Iowa real-estate developer, acquired the intellectual property of bankrupt VisionAire on October 2 for $441,000 and, under company nam