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Medical reform gains momentum

The movement to exempt thousands of general aviation pilots from the third class medical certification process is gaining momentum in Congress and the aviation community.

Apr 15, 2014 | comments

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‘Upset’ ties Red Bull races in second round

The next stop is Putrajaya, Malaysia, on May 17 and 18 for the 2014 Red Bill Air Race World Championship, following an “electrifying” contest in Rovinj, Croatia.

Apr 15, 2014

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Collier Trophy awarded for carrier-based unmanned system

The National Aeronautic Association has awarded the Collier Trophy for “the first unmanned, autonomous air system operating from an aircraft carrier.”

Apr 15, 2014

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Aircraft, hangars damaged in Michigan wind storm

Thousands of Michigan residents remained without power late April 14 after strong winds toppled trees and power lines, peeled back roofs, and destroyed three general aviation aircraft the evening of April 12.

Apr 14, 2014

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Nominations sought for aviation safety award

The memory of a passenger who perished in an April 1945 airline accident continues to drive an effort to recognize notable achievements in aviation safety.

Apr 14, 2014
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GA advocates seek UAS rules

GA advocates seek UAS rules

The FAA needs to create a safety framework for the flights, said a diverse group of organizations in a letter to FAA Administrator Michael Huerta.

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Buying a flying club aircraft

Looking for an aircraft to start a flying club or add to an existing one? Keep in mind the purchase price, operating cost, and intended use of the aircraft. Here are some tips to help you along the process.

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