Aero Magazine International6 min read
A Brave Legionary
Embraer has an eye on one of the most powerful segments of the business aviation market, the super mid-size jets. The strategy team of the Brazilian manufacturer explains that, with range increase in relation to the Legacy family, the recently certif
Aero Magazine International2 min read
Praetor Military Version
It is an early alert and intelligence aircraft based on Praetor 600 platform. In practice, a compact version of the famous E-99, derived from the EMB-145. The P600-AEW is one of the smaller aircrafts within the category of Airborne Early Warning and
Aero Magazine International7 min read
Large Cabin
Bombardier has undergone a deep restructuration in its aeronautical division, cancelling projects such as the Learjet 5, selling almost all its commercial programs and focusing its efforts on a fairly differentiated market niche. The focus on large c
Aero Magazine International4 min read
Eight Trends In Private Aviation
A sentence of Heraclitus has defined its work: “Nobody enters twice in the same river, since, when this occurs, the person is not the same, as well as the waters are already other ones”. The same may be said about business aviation. It is a market wi
Aero Magazine International7 min read
Largest salon OF ALL TIMES
With 100 years history, the 53th edition has become the largest of all times of the Paris Air Show, the world’s oldest aerospace event. The number of exhibitors in Le Bourget airport, in the outskirts of the French capital has exceeded the mark of 2.
Aero Magazine International4 min read
Oshkosh 50 YEARS
Since 50 years, the world’ largest aeronautical meeting takes place in the small and quiet city of Oshkosh, in the interior of Wisconsin, north of the United States. Different from the Paris and Farnborough salons, more addressed to the regular and m
Aero Magazine International8 min read
The First Business Jets
An unprecedented growth in the use of aircrafts as civilian transport means has market the period following World War Two. Driven by the technological progress of the conflict years, by the improvement of airport infrastructure and by a dramatic quan
Aero Magazine International1 min read
The Industry Novelties
Congonhas airport, in the city of Sao Paulo, has one more time received Latin America’s largest business aviation fair. With new design and larger area, the LABACE 2019 has brought together nearly 50 aircrafts and helicopters in its static exhibition
Aero Magazine International2 min read
A Magazine With History
My admiration for AERO Magazine became clear in different times of my life. Still being a teenager, I studied in Brazil, in Sao Paulo interior, and every day passed in front of Jundiai airport. I saw aircrafts landing and taking off while deciding be
Aero Magazine International6 min read
From The Beginning Until 1910
It is not easy to detail which was the first flight experience of mankind. However, there ae records that in 1783, passengers have made experimental ascensions in the hot air balloon of brothers Joseph and Jacques Montgolfier, paper manufacturers in
Aero Magazine International7 min read
1911-1920
In a time when few cities had unobstructed and suitable areas, a good alternative was taking off and landing on the water. In February 1911, Glenn Curtiss, a builder, introduces a version of its Model D equipped with floats, which wascapable to opera
Aero Magazine International9 min read
1931-1940
Leader of the Fascist Party since 1929, and member of the “Black Shirts” group, the aviator and future Air Marshall, Italo Balbo was a great propagandist of Mussolini’s government. In early 1931, at the helm of a squadron of 12 Savoia-Marchetti S.55s
Aero Magazine International11 min read
1941-1950
In December 1941, Would War II, has become a bloodshed in Europe and tension between the United States and Japan was increasing every day. In spite of this, air surveillance around Pearl Harbor naval base in Hawaii – with the Pacific US naval force,
Aero Magazine International9 min read
1951 - 1960
At the start of 1950s, was evident that the area of Santos Dumont Airport didn t had space to meet the crescent demand from the city of Rio de Janeiro. A solution found was to build (at the same time it was decided to built in the Galeão Air Base, wh
Aero Magazine International8 min read
1921-1930
Born in 1892, Donald Wills Douglas was one of the pioneers of American aviation. In 1920, he created the Davis-Douglas Company that has manufactured a single aircraft: The Cloudster – a long-range biplane single-engine aircraft, the first one to have
Aero Magazine International7 min read
1961 - 1970
In the hottest years of Cold War, some American and Soviet bombers permanently remained alert in the air, already loaded with atomic weapons, to response to a surprise attack. In January 1961, an American B-52 suffered a structural failure and disint
Aero Magazine International6 min read
1971 - 1980
The Americans dominated the media with their series of landings on the Moon when, in April 1971, the Soviets announced a less attractive feat. They had placed in orbit the Salyut 1, an orbital station of 19 tons and a living space of 90 cubic meters.
Aero Magazine International8 min read
1981-1990
Space Shuttle construction has begun in 1977, and has involved several companies: The orbital craft was ordered to North American Rockwell, the auxiliary rockets to Morton Thiokol and the giant external fuel tank was in charge of Martin Marietta. Aft
Aero Magazine International7 min read
1991-2000
“If you want to know how much it costs, you don’t have money to have one”. The phrase is old and applies to many things, among jets high operating costs. In the early 1990, Pilatus Aircraft, a Swiss company was in search of a way of increasing the qu
Aero Magazine International7 min read
After 2001
Created by a group that operated bus companies, in January 2001.came to sight Gol Linhas Aéreas, benefitted by the concession of slots in Rio-Sao Paulo air shuttle. It has presented in the market as a low-cost airline in Brazil. Among the novelties,
Aero Magazine International4 min read
Many Promises, Little Novelties
This year edition of Heli-Expo was the first one in Atlanta, one of the United States’ largest cities. The fair demands nearly 90,000 square meters of exhibition area to house over 700 exhibitors with an average of 60 helicopters exhibited in the con
Aero Magazine International3 min read
Is It Worth To Buy An Old Aircraft?
Aircrafts are long durability goods. In Latin America the fleet of certified aircrafts in the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s, continues to be present in the everyday life of operations, meeting a wider spectra of activities in relation to that proposed by t
Aero Magazine International10 min read
Birds And The Flight
“To study the anatomy of bird wings together with the pectoral muscles, which move them”, recorded Leonardo on his notebook. “To do the same with man, to demonstrate the possibility of him being able to sustain himself on the air by beating wings”. D
Aero Magazine International1 min read
Dilemma Between Pilot And Machine
An automatic device is at the center of the debate about the new Boeing’s aircraft family after two fatal accidents in less than six months. As is well known, the 737 MAX version was given improvements in relation to the Next Generation, which has ge
Aero Magazine International2 min read
What Precautions Shall I Take When Entering And Exiting A Helicopter?
Contrarily to aircrafts, helicopters allow passenger boarding and unboarding at helipads with the engine on and the main rotor blades rotating. There are discussions about whether this procedure is safe or not; but what has to be understood here is w
Aero Magazine International6 min read
Air Fun
This year, Sun ‘n Fun, the traditional aeronautical meeting in Lakeland, Florida, has commemorated 45 years of existence with a series of actions and many exhibited novelties, as well as a significant change of name. The traditional Aerospace Center
Aero Magazine International6 min read
Air Defense
The 2019 edition of LAAD Defense and Security, which again has occurred in Riocentro convention center in Rio de Janeiro, has attracted over 450 domestic and international exhibitors from the defense and public security sectors. The proposal of the e
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