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From simulator to cockpit: A guide to synthetic jet fighter training

Much has been written on the fact that there is no two-seat F-35, placing the onus for conversion onto type squarely in the simulator. Speak to pilots who’ve made the transition though, and it’s abundantly clear just how good the simulator experience is. So good, in fact, that Group Captain Jim Beck, Station Commander at Royal Air Force Marham, the UK’s F-35B Lightning operational base, describes it as the “synthetic environment”.
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Introduction to NDT

Non-destructive testing (NDT) is a way to detect and evaluate flaws in materials. Within aerospace NDT plays a vital role in the design, manufacture and maintenance of aircraft.
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What broke the 737 Max?

Boeing’s problems with the 737 Max 8 can be traced back to poor management and political decisions that call into question fundamental aspects of the certification process.
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