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Van's RV-9A flies across Australia powered by jet fuel made from plastic

Aviation eBrief | Jan 13, 2017

Pilot Jeremy Roswell flew a Van's RV-9A 500 miles across Australia powered by a blend of Jet-A1 and fuel made from plastic waste. The flight was the culmination of a four-year effort dubbed On Wings of Waste to prove that plastic waste could be transformed into fuel rather than dumped into landfills or the ocean. Edie.net (U.K.) (01/12) AIN Online (01/12)


Quiz: Can you fly under BasicMed?

Aviation eBrief | Jan 16, 2017

What is your favorite aspect of the FAA's new BasicMed rule?

Aviation eBrief | Jan 16, 2017

Colo. seaplanes fight for water access

Aviation eBrief | Jan 16, 2017

US airlines retiring iconic 747 jumbo jet

Aviation eBrief | Jan 13, 2017

Cirrus celebrates Vision Center opening with party

Aviation eBrief | Jan 17, 2017

AOPA details BasicMed rule

Aviation eBrief | Jan 13, 2017

Flying Eyes sunglasses designed with ultra-thin frames to wear under a headset

Aviation eBrief | Jan 16, 2017

A peek inside the wind tunnel that was big enough for an airplane

Aviation eBrief | Jan 13, 2017

Portfolios: Santiago Borja

Aviation eBrief | Jan 18, 2017


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