April 3, 2009
By Thomas A. Horne
Check out a new hybrid engine from Flight Design, learn about the solar-powered Sunseeker, and take a peek inside the hangar where the Zeppelin NT is housed. It’s all in this exclusive video report from AOPA Pilot Editor at Large Tom Horne at AERO Friedrichshafen.
AOPA Pilot Editor at Large Tom Horne has worked at AOPA since the early 1980s. He began flying in 1975 and has an airline transport pilot and flight instructor certificates. He’s flown everything from ultralights to Gulfstreams and ferried numerous piston airplanes across the Atlantic.
A Seattle pilot on a ferry flight from California to Maui deployed his airframe parachute near Hawaii and was videotaped by the Coast Guard.
Commercial flight planning service FltPlan and Angel Flight West are integrating so that the nonprofit organization can match passenger needs with volunteer pilots’ existing flight schedules.
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