Iran needs new aircraft

Despite the bravado about “capturing” an RQ-170 and then copying it,  the truth is that Iran’s aerospace industry is in its infancy.  Nowhere is this more aptly displayed than the latest airliner crash.  The problem extends to its military aviation...

The End of the Black Box?

Wired Magazine has an interesting story in its current issue about the data streaming technology that Bombardier will introduce with the CSeries in 2013, and how it can provide much more than the data currently gleaned from “black boxes” (which I’ve...