Category Archives: Experimental and Hobbyist Aircraft

Happy Presidents’ Day: A Brief History of Air Force One

It’s hard to fathom now, but 100 years ago when the President needed to travel, he took a boat. Giant ships sporting American flags sailed into foreign ports when international business deals were underway. We’ve come a long way since then, but in honor of President’s Day, here’s a deeper look into Air...
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Are Electric Aircraft the Future of Aviation?

Electric cars are already becoming a daily sight for many people with the strengths and weaknesses of electric versus traditional clear, but the move to electric skies is taking much longer by comparison. But a team of NASA researchers may have something to say about that. A team at NASA's Langley Research Center in Virginia has...
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What Drone Regulations Mean for the Aviation Industry

Drones are a touchy topic in a national conversation, with private operators insisting on open airspaces and growing public concern over privacy and safety in a largely unregulated market. The accessibility of powerful drones to the public has grown substantially over the last few years and instances of wrong-doing and questionable, even downright dangerous behavior...
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