Destination confusion

The NTSB has urged the FAA to change procedures and update software to help avoid wrong-airport landings.

May 05, 2015 | comments


Doolittle Raiders celebrate honor, say goodbye to friends

It took 72 years, 11 months, 28 days, and an act of Congress, but the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders finally received the Congressional Gold Medal for their heroic raid bombing Japan's mainland in 1942.

May 06, 2015 | comments

Fly like a fighter

Fly like a fighter: Spin cycle

A "simple" power-on stall got really exciting, but then turned into a nonevent because of the training the pilot had received.

May 06, 2015 | comments


Pilot shortage: Yes or no?

Can the United States provide enough pilots to meet industry needs in the coming years? Industry officials debated the question of whether a pilot shortage is imminent or a reality at a panel discussion April 28.

May 05, 2015 | comments


New Hampshire airport's fate goes to town vote

Residents will vote May 12 on the future of Parlin Field in Newport, New Hampshire, with many supporters rallying behind their local airport.

May 06, 2015
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GA advocates seek UAS rules

Regulatory Brief: Unmanned Aircraft

AOPA has long held concerns about the impact of UAS operations on general aviation.

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View Salinas Fly-In procedures video

View Salinas Fly-In procedures video

Before heading to the first AOPA Fly-In of 2015 in Salinas, California, on May 16, check out this safety video from the Air Safety Institute.

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