Managers buy Chelton, S-Tec

The management team running Chelton Flight Systems and S-Tec Corp. in Mineral Wells, Texas, for parent Cobham Avionics saw an opportunity and bought in.

Apr 22, 2014 | comments


Calif. officials educated on proposed park overflights reg

AOPA met with key California legislative staffers to educate them on a proposed overflight of parks regulation.

Apr 22, 2014


Wagstaff to headline Teachers' Day at 2014 AirVenture

Three-time national aerobatic champion Patty Wagstaff will speak July 29 at Build a Plane's 2014 Teachers' Day event during AirVenture.

Apr 21, 2014

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Apps automate weight and balance process

Calculating weight and balance is an important task for pilots. AOPA members share their personal favorite weight-and-balance apps.

Apr 21, 2014

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And the wait goes on...

The FAA announced in 2013 that aviation medical examiners would soon be able to issue a medical certificate for certain conditions that had required a special issuance. The program hasn’t been implemented yet one year after the pronouncement of “coming soon.”

Apr 07, 2014
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With 46 state legislatures in session in 2014, AOPA will review more than 1,000 bills that have the potential to impact GA, closely track 400, and engage in 100.

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San Marcos Fly-In: Top 10

San Marcos Fly-In: Top 10

AOPA's first regional fly-in of 2014 kicks off April 26 in San Marcos, Texas. Here are 10 tips to look forward to the day of the fly-in.

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Working with several compelling real-life cases, presenter and audience will play the role of accident investigator to figure out what went wrong, and why. Check for a date and location near you »