Country star named Hat in The Ring Society co-chair

Multi-Platinum selling singer/songwriter Dierks Bentley has been named an honorary co-chairman of the AOPA Foundation’s Hat in The Ring Society.

May 26, 2015


Judge rules for airport(s)

A New Jersey judge issued an eloquent ruling this month affirming the property rights of airport owners and blasting a town’s attempt to usurp them.

May 22, 2015 | comments


Drone school opens for business

Auburn University has been granted a waiver to operate a commercial drone school that will be open to the public.

May 22, 2015


Pilot wins water wings

Arizona flight instructor (and newly hired airline pilot) Blake Godfrey won the King Schools Alaska Seaplane Rating Sweepstakes.

May 22, 2015


Flight Outfitters introduces new bags

When it comes to certain types of gear, aviation has no shortage of choices. Now pilots have two more choices with Lift and Thrust, courtesy of new manufacturer Flight Outfitters.

May 22, 2015
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Call to action: Support Pilot’s Bill of Rights 2

Call to action: Pilot's Bill of Rights 2

AOPA is calling on members to build support for new legislation to reform the third class medical process and provide other protections for GA pilots.

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Watch the Frederick Fly-In procedures video

View Frederick Fly-In procedures video

Before heading to the AOPA Homecoming Fly-In in Frederick, Maryland, on June 6, check out this safety video from the Air Safety Institute.

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