Senior AME speaks out in support of medical reform

As the push for third class medical reform continues on Capitol Hill and with the Department of Transportation and Office of Management and Budget, Senior Aviation Medical Examiner Dr. Brent Blue is expressing his support for the effort by reaching out to fellow AMEs with compelling reasons of why pilot safety won’t be affected by medical reform.

Sep 11, 2014 | comments


AOPA challenges proposed overflight ban

AOPA has asked the mayor of Chesapeake City, Maryland, to reconsider a proposed ban on overflights below 400 feet agl that would impact helicopter operations.

Sep 11, 2014

Aircraft Maintenance

Aircraft maintenance: Mystery upgrades and opportunities

What’s legal when it comes to modifying older aircraft? The starting point in any analysis of a potential aircraft modification is to answer the question: Is this a major alteration or a minor alteration?

Sep 11, 2014 | comments


Perry has new mission

Sep 11, 2014 | comments


Presidents meet in Wyoming

Sep 11, 2014


CJ3+ certified

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Call to action: Third class medical reform

Call to action: Medical reform

Urge your members of Congress to co-sponsor the General Aviation Pilot Protection Act, which would expand the FAA’s sport pilot standard by not requiring pilots to obtain a third class medical certificate.

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Chino Fly-In procedures

Chino Fly-In procedures

AOPA's fifth regional fly-in kicks off Sept. 20 in Chino, California. Check out the flight procedures for a safe arrival at the fly-in.

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