Thursday, February 4, 2016

F-35 software

Two reports on the status of F-35 software development:
* one from Aviation Week;
* one from ExtremeTech.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Database error involved in airplane crash

Aviation Week discusses in a recent editorial this report on the crash of a Turkish airlilner.  Pilot error, namely continuing below minimums, was given as the primary cause.  But a database error gave a wrong position for the runway threshold.  The airplane landed to the left of the runway centerline.