June 1, 2018
G650

The Gulfstream G650

The Gulfstream G650 is the most incredible, extravagant aircraft every designed specifically for the corporate jet market. In 2014 it was awarded the Collier Trophy in […]
March 2, 2018
B-1B Lancer

B-1B Lancer

By the time Gary Powers’ U-2 was shot down in 1960, the United States Air Force (USAF) was already researching more effective countermeasures for surface-to-air missiles […]
December 1, 2017
Airbus A380

Airbus A380 Darling to $50BB Disaster in a Decade

The Boeing-747 has dominated the large-aircraft market since its inception in 1970, four years before the first Airbus product (the A300) took to the skies. It […]
November 2, 2017
Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Your Captain Speaking Boeing 787 Dreamliner In the late 1990s, the Boeing Company began to research possible replacements for their aging wide-body aircraft, namely the 747 […]
September 24, 2017
F-117 Night Hawk

F-117A Night Hawk

Your Captain Speaking F-117A Night Hawk Nevada, August 1979. A United States Marine Corps Captain sits behind the controls of a ground-to-air Hawk missile system utilizing […]
September 12, 2017
Scott Neifert M1 Chief Pilot

Getting To Know: Scott Neifert

Scott Neifert is the Chief Pilot at Merlin One. Scott started his aviation career in 1983 at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) in Daytona Beach, FL. Two […]
January 11, 2017

John Glenn

Your Captain Speaking It’s pretty rare that the most mundane period of a person’s life is his term in the U.S. Senate. And yet, the 24 […]