Flight Was Conducting Deer Survey For CA Fish And Game
The NTSB has released a factual report in a helicopter accident
which fatally injured four people last January. The initial
investigation found that the pilot may have been paying too much
attention to the deer being counted, and missed seeing the
powerlines which brought the aircraft down.
The Future Of 'Motion Lotion' Remains An Important Concern
There are few more contentious issues facing GA right now as the question about what will eventually replace 100LL. There are few folks working hard to address the issue, but they all report that they're facing serious hurdles in not only perfecting their product but wading through the bureaucratic processes necessary to make their fuel a reality. ANN had the chance to spend some quality time with a number of the folks behind the Swift Fuel program, one of he more prominent players in the race to replace 100LL -- and the conversations were intriguing -- and educational.