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Congress gives FAA a slight increase for 2014. Funding for contract control towers and aviation fuel research. No user fees.
AOPA responds to FAA simulator policy
FAA apologizes for delay on answering petition for a driver's license medical.
National Transportation Safety Board wants better weather information in the cockpit, better forecasting, and better pilot weather education to reduce general aviation accidents.
AOPA announces six regional AOPA Fly-Ins for 2014, and the AOPA Homecoming Fly-In at the association's Frederick, MD (FDK) headquaters to mark AOPA's 75th anniversary.
Tom Haines interviews Rep. Todd Rokita of Indiana on a bill that would direct the FAA to allow many pilots to fly using a driver's license for a medical certificate.
Shell Aviation announces an unleaded avgas that could replace 100LL.
One expert says the FAA is wrong on how it wants to determine who might be at risk for obstructive sleep apnea.
China turns control of some airspace over to civilian authority from the military, making it easier for general aviation flights. "China Airborne" author James Fallows explains what it means in this exclusive AOPA Live interview.
AOPA insists FAA withdraw the new sleep apnea policy. The intrusive policy doesn’t improve safety and actually raises costs.
Find out why this could make airplanes twice as safe and half as expensive.
The FAA announced the UAS roadmap.
Dr. Perry Inhofe was killed in an MU-2 accident near Tulsa, Oklahoma. AOPA extends our most sincere condolences to his loved ones.
Redbird has a prototype of the rotor type.
A&P IA Adrian Eichorn takes us inside the Debonair's engine with his HD scope.
The City of Santa Monica, California flied a merit less lawsuit against the FAA. Find out what the city claims this time in their endless effort to shut down the KSMO airport.
Landing on a cargo ship. Flying a full-motion helicopter sim. Getting a look inside the AOPA Sweepstakes Debonair's engine.
We all know the Federal Government needs to trim the budget. AOPA President Mark Baker has identified ways to trim the FAA budget - that won't hurt the industry.
Want to find the headset that's right for you? Take the headset challenge!
WOW! Check out this 500HP turboprop B36 Bonanza from Turbine Air. Pete Bedell takes it for a flight.
KSMO airport has been in the news a lot lately. The AOPA Air Safety Institute is taking proactive steps to ensure safety with the "Safe Skies, Good Neighbors" presentation.
Fly a 500HP turboprop Bonanza. Picking the right headset. Highlighting the best in flight training.
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