The sharp wit and experienced judgment of Flying’s experts cover all the challenges and rewards that aviation offers to all flying enthusiasts. From industry news updates, regulations, trends, air shows and events to carefully researched reports on all categories of airplanes, helicopters, avionics, products, technology, accessories and equipment to pilot technique, flight training, safety, weather, operations and maintenance.
No Constant but Change • From NBAA 2021 to these pages, we’re flying forward.
Holiday Gear Guide • What pilots really want—besides more flight time
Gulfstream Reveals G400, G800 • The product lineup gains large-cabin and ultralong-range mounts.
Business Aviation Commits to Net-Zero Carbon by 2050 • OEMs drive for 2 percent fuel-efficiency improvements each year through 2030.
Honeywell Anthem Flight Deck • Connecting the cockpit to the cloud
Next Great Flight • An elegant departure
Why should I make the effort to get a commercial pilot certificate?
A Flutter in the Gauge • An imminent problem turns into a dramatic night.
Lake of the Ozarks LOC DME Rwy 22 • A popular lake destination or midcontinent fuel stop for pilots
Down upon the Suwanee River • When you fly low, things may reach up to get you.
Every Airplane Requires a Checkout • Embrace the challenge of mastering a new machine.
WE FLY: CESSNA CITATION CJ4 GEN2 • THE FLAGSHIP CJ JUST GOT A WHOLE LOT BETTER.
INSIDE OUT OR OUTSIDE IN? • What kind of pilot should you be?
APPROACHABLE AIRCRAFT • Choose your mount—the Maules do it all.
MAULE’S COMET, FROM 1997
The Temple of Speed • Reno entices even this altitude-oriented pilot.
Flat Sixes • Fanatical artisans
Blue over Green, Tent in Between • I’m old, I’m cranky. Why do I keep air-camping?
Fuhggedaboutit • Fifty-plus years of flying forgetfulness
Sisters • “Women certainly have the courage and tenacity required for long flights.” —Mildred Doran
The Inflection Point