NASA Wallops

NG-16 Cygnus Prepares for Tuesday Launch from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) on Wallops Island, Va., as OFT-2 Starliner Delay Lengthens

Cygnus and its load of 8,200 pounds (3,700 kg) of equipment and supplies will be robotically captured and berthed at the space station after blasting off from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS) on Wallops Island, […]


A-10s land on Michigan State Highway

Four A-10s, Thunderbolt IIs, from the 354th Fighter Squadron and the Michigan Air National Guard’s 127th Wing landed on a state highway as part of Northern Strike 21, a large-scale training exercise, in Alpena, Michigan, […]


Highly Modified Air Force Test Pilot School F-16 Falcon Is Now An X-Plane, the X-62A

The U.S. Air Force has redesignated its NF-16D Falcon Variable-stability In-flight Simulator Test Aircraft, or VISTA, as the X-62A. This new X-plane nomenclature, something typically applied to purely experimental aircraft and other aerospace vehicles, is meant to better reflect this […]

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The Florida Pilot Charter Members

Cherter Members Thank you for your Contributions! Renee Clark Angella Martinez  John & Leah Foley  Ian Murphy (Captain Zap) Cameron Mandel  David Stewart  Daniella Morales Return to The Florida Pilot


The Florida Pilot: Genesis

A Little Preface to Florida’s Newest News Source The Florida Pilot: I guess it’s fitting to announce this on this Independence Day weekend, on the eve of the land fall of a named storm, Elsa. […]