AOPA will be closing at 2:30 p.m. EDT, August 29th, in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. We will reopen on 8:30 a.m. EDT, Tuesday, September 2nd.
Shell Aviation announces an unleaded avgas that could replace 100LL.
President Obama proposes a $100 per flight "surcharge" for air traffic control.
Cessna twins not certificated for flight into known ice.
Progress towards being able to fly some aircraft without a 3rd class medical certificate.
Can't fly them for hire. FAA controls all airspace, even below 400 feet agl.
April 6 last day for public visits to Fantasy of Flight in central Florida.
New policy makes it easier and cheaper to retrofit angle of attack indicators on certificated aircraft.
Kansas Senator Pat Roberts is not happy with the answers he's getting from Customs and Border Protection about unwarranted stops and searches of GA pilots by CBP agents. Tom Haines interviews.
Beechcraft sells 11 T6-C turboprop trainers to Royal New Zealand Air Force.
General Aviation Joint Steering Committee meets with FAA Administrator and advocates for more flexibility to install new technology on old airplanes.
Judge orders mediation on city of Santa Monica suit against the FAA.
FAA asks judge to dismiss lawsuit by city of Santa Monica
AOPA responds to FAA simulator policy
Congress gives FAA a slight increase for 2014. Funding for contract control towers and aviation fuel research. No user fees.
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.
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