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Unmanned aircraft encounters increasing

The FAA fielded reports of unmanned aircraft encounters in growing numbers in 2014, and the agency is developing a systematic protocol for reporting future encounters that may reveal more close calls.

May 28, 2015 | comments

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Pilot fitness study announced

The FAA will work with medical professionals and industry experts to consider the mental and emotional health of airline pilots in light of recent events.

May 28, 2015

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Texas storms scrub Ladies Love Taildraggers, Bluebonnet fly-ins

The Ladies Love Taildraggers Fly-In that had been scheduled May 28 through 30 has been canceled in light of storms and floods that have pummeled Texas.

May 27, 2015

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New movie gets exclusive screening at AOPA Fly-In

As a unique part of the AOPA Frederick Homecoming Fly-In, the Friday night Barnstormers Party on June 5 will feature a special screening of the new film Living in the Age of Airplanes.

May 28, 2015

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Berlin's never-ending airport saga

Berlin’s much-anticipated, 5.1 billion euro ($5.5 billion) brand-new airport—Berlin Brandenburg/Willy Brandt International Airport (EDDB)—may lose its construction permit before it's completed.

May 28, 2015
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AOPA Fly-In: Frederick

Come to AOPA's home airport in Frederick, Maryland, on June 6 for the AOPA Homecoming Fly-In and hear from AOPA President Mark Baker.

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