Airship

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Test Pilot

Pilot Magazine | Nov 01, 1999

GENERAL A nonrigid airship maintains its shape because of the gas pressure within its envelope. It has no internal structure.

Pilots

Pilot Magazine | Nov 01, 1998

Let's say that you want to write an adventure novel about flying and need a name for the leading character. Can't use Jack Ryan; that's already been taken by Tom Clancy.

Flying the Bag

Pilot Magazine | Jan 01, 1997

The collective weirdness of the day's flying experience finally catches up with me when things slow down and, then, quite literally stop. At first I smile and then start to laugh.

Pilot Briefing

Pilot Magazine | Aug 01, 1996

FAA's top brass leaving The FAA's chief of regulation and certification, Tony Broderick, has retired in the aftermath of investigations into the crash of a ValuJet airliner in Florida. Contributing to his decision was a pending proposal to split the branch he now heads, creating separate regulation and certification offices.

Test Pilot

Pilot Magazine | Jan 01, 1996

GENERAL From reader Robert (Boom) Powell: Pilots, controllers, and mechanics refer to various aircraft by using descriptive nicknames, not all of which are complimentary. Can you name the aircraft to which the following refer?a.