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Acro breakdown

Sometimes the best way to build something is to bust it into little pieces. An aerobatic competition sequence is one example.

Aug 27, 2015 | comments

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Historic wildfires spawn rash of TFRs

AOPA urges pilots to update temporary flight restriction information frequently and avoid violating restricted airspace, for safety and to assure the uninterrupted operation of aerial firefighting.

Aug 26, 2015

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Midwest LSA Expo set for September

The seventh annual Plane & Pilot Midwest LSA Expo will take place Sept. 10 through 12 at Mount Vernon Airport in Mount Vernon, Illinois.

Aug 27, 2015

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Drone reports detailed

A detailed list of unmanned aircraft encounters reported by pilots reveals just over half of all such encounters were reported in five states.

Aug 27, 2015 | comments

Aircraft Maintenance

Aircraft Maintenance: Logging lessons

Many owners seem well-versed in oil changes and spark plug cleaning, but unfortunately not as well-educated when it comes to compliance with maintenance logging requirements.

Aug 27, 2015 | comments
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AOPA launches Rusty Pilots Program to help pilots get back in the left seat.

Rusty Pilots Program

Research shows most lapsed pilots would return to the left seat if the path forward didn't seem so daunting. Here's the good news: It isn't.

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