Rutan Voyager

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
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
Jan 17, 2008 - 11:40 AM
After providing corporate jet charter, maintenance, management and brokerage for more than 30 years, Atlantic Aviation Flight Services was sold last month
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
Feb 1, 2007 - 8:31 AM
Mojave, Calif.-based Scaled Composites recently modified the Virgin Atlantic-sponsored GlobalFlyer with fuel jettison capability at the request of pilot St
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Feb 1, 2007 - 6:33 AM
<b>&nbsp;“LAST BIG PLUM” REVISITED–</b>Burt Rutan and the Voyager team in 1986 described their quest to fly around the world nonstop and unrefueled as “the