AIN editor in chief Matt Thurber recently had a rare opportunity to fly the Dassault Falcon 7X flight-test aircraft fitted with an experimental single-power throttle lever dubbed SmartThrottle. Because SmartThrottle was integrated with the fly-by-wire digital flight control system, Dassault also was able to include a one-button automatic upset recovery feature into the trijet. Go to AINonline for a deeper dive into this story and to view a companion video.
- Air Transport Perspective
- Aviation International News
- Business Jet Traveler
- BJT Waypoints
AINdebrief is a weekly summary of aviation news delivered by the Aviation International News editorial team. To submit news to AIN, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to Listen:
Stream each episode at AINonline.com
Clicking on each episode of AINdebrief will bring up an audio player which you can stream either over your computer or mobile device. Simply click on the episode and then on the play button on the audio player.