Breaking News: Huerta announces update in third class medical reform process

The FAA has sent a proposal to reform the third class medical certification process to the Department of Transportation for review, FAA Administrator Michael Huerta announced July 31 at EAA AirVenture. Read more...

New airplanes, engines unveiled at Oshkosh

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Fatal accident at Oshkosh

The pilot of a custom-built Breezy died from his injuries after a landing accident at Wittman Regional Airport on July 31, the Experimental Aircraft Association said.

Jul 31, 2014

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Avgas replacement: It’s not just about octane

After testing more than 3,000 formulas over a 10-year period, Shell Aviation submitted its candidate fuel to the FAA for consideration as a fleet-wide, unleaded avgas replacement in July.

Jul 31, 2014

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American Champion Aircraft to produce a diesel bush airplane

American Champion Aircraft will pair its Scout bush plane with an Austro Engines diesel to increase speed, extend range, and allow its aircraft to fly in remote regions where avgas is unavailable.

Jul 30, 2014

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Tecnam P2010 certified in Europe

Jul 30, 2014
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House approves $15.7 billion for FAA

A House measure includes several GA-friendly provisions and represents a small increase over the agency’s $15.6 billion 2014 budget.

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