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Shell Aviation announces an unleaded avgas that could replace 100LL.
Testing begins in North Dakota to gather data on how to integrate small unmanned aerial systems (drones) into the national airspace system.
Super situational awareness with a helmet mounted display that lets the pilot "see" through the aircraft in all directions.
How do you take off on straight floats when there's no water?
European aviation authority says it went to far in regulating general aviation.
AOPA Foundation gives aviation charity Pilots N Paws a Giving Back award of $10,000
Dr. Brent Blue, a Senior Aviation Medical Examiner, says that his issuing 3rd Class Medical Certificates over 30 years has done nothing to improve general aviation safety.
One AME says his 30 years of issuing third class medical certificates have done nothing to improve safety. Looking through the bottom of the aircraft with the most expensive flight helmet ever. Taking off from a dry runway in a straight float seaplane. How do they do it?
How do you take off in a straight float seaplane when there's no water to be found?
A community bands together to save Smith Field in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Now it's thriving.
The Los Angeles Times shines the light on Customs and Border Protection's actions against innocent pilots. The latest on the driver's license medical. Where warbirds come home to roost, and saving an airport.
Government Accountability Office says FAA needs to improve its medical certification systems.
A father/son team restore and build the most beautiful Waco biplanes in a small shop in rural Pennsylvania.
The Blue Angel's support C130 is a wild ride itself. Come along for a maximum performance flight in Fat Albert.
The ride of a lifetime in the Blue Angels' Fat Albert. A father and son team build the most beautiful Waco biplanes you've ever seen. GAO thinks the FAA's medical certification process could be better.
Learn about the new AOPA Rusty Pilots Initiative. We want to help you get back in the air!
Check out this beauty of a new engine! Remember this could be YOUR 1963 Debonair.
AOPA Live's Paul Harrop comes up with a mid-six-figure wish list for gadgets and electronics he suggests to Tom Haines for his A-36 Bonanza.
Learn about the AOPA Rusty Pilots program - its geared at getting you back into the left seat. Fly the new engine in the Sweepstakes Debonair. Paul Harrop goes on a fantasy shopping trip for in flight entertainment options.
Cessna's parent company completes the purchase of Beechcraft and Hawker. Find out what it means to you.
The SAI 340 Quattro from Sandia Aerospace is impressive, and so is the price point.
Still have questions about the 2020 ADS-B mandate? Don't worry, so do avionics professionals. AOPA Pilot Technical Editor Mike Collins explains from the AEA conference.
This new $1600 device from Bendix King is designed to save your life. Its a lift reserve indicator / AOA.
A certified glass panel for under $5,000.00. Learn about the newest product from Aspen Avionics.
A wrap up of news from AEA in Nashville. Hot new avionics including the Sandia SAI 340 Quattro, the Aspen Evolution VFR PFD and the Bendix King KLR-10. Plus we take a look at ADS-B questions. A world record 81 inverted flat spins.
Biggest update to the AOPA FlyQ EFB app ever. Seattle Avionics CEO Steve Podradchick explains what's new.
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