AOPA delivers strong message on mandate

AOPA’s message that the cost to equip is too high and must drop substantially was heard loud and clear at a “call to action” summit on ADS-B.

Oct 30, 2014 | comments


Disruptive technology keeps Redbird on the move

Redbird Flight Simulations demonstrated four new technologies and proposed a new way to organize flight schools at its annual Migration Oct. 27 through 29 at the Redbird Skyport in San Marcos, Texas.

Oct 29, 2014 | comments


Red Bull parachute altitude record tumbles

Google Senior Vice President Robert Alan Eustace, a 25-year pilot with multiple ratings, has taken the world record for the highest parachute jump, soaring above the mark set by Red Bull-sponsored Felix Baumgartner. You might be able to take the same ride in 2016, for a price.

Oct 29, 2014
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Santa Monica: Prep for next round

Santa Monica issue makes Nov. 4 ballot

The committee for Santa Monicans For Open and Honest Development Decisions received notification that a ballot measure on land-use changes at Santa Monica Municipal Airport has officially qualified for the November 2014 ballot.

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St. Simons, Ga., AOPA Fly-In Nov. 8

AOPA Fly-In: St. Simons

Migrate to St. Simons, Ga., on Nov. 8 for AOPA’s Fly-In for a break from the cold. The fly-in will offer seminars, food, exhibits, and more.

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Ice Week

Ice Week has begun

Chill out with the Air Safety Institute’s Ice Week, Oct. 26 to Nov. 1, and stave off icing encounters. Learn more.