Airplanes Review

Boeing Awarded DARPA XS-1 Spaceplace Contract

Despite two straight years of declining revenues, Boeing investors finally have something to celebrate as the US Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) just announced that it has awarded Boeing the contract to design and…


737 MAX 9 Completed a Successful First Flight 

Boeing Test & Evaluation Capts. Christine Walsh and Ed Wilson completed the successful first flight of 737 MAX 9 aircraft last week in the skies above Puget Sound. On 13 April the 737 MAX 9 made a 2 hour, 42-minute flight, taking…


GameBird GB1 Receives Certification 

Last week, European Aviation Safety Agency issued the Type Certificate for the GameBird GB1, manufactured by Bentonville, Arkansas-based Game Composites. Designed by German aerobatic champion Philipp Steinbach, the GameBird is the first aerobatic airplane certified since 2011….