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Cirrus jet takes 'significant' step toward certification

Cirrus Aircraft's Vision SF50 jet has achieved a "significant milestone" toward certification with FAA issuance of type inspection authorization for the aircraft.

2015, 08 26


AOPA Foundation awards grants for training scholarships

The AOPA Foundation has selected two nonprofits to receive the first $5,000 grants from a new program supporting organizations that offer scholarships to their members.

2015, 08 20


Celebrate 2015 National Aviation Day

Aviators can help celebrate National Aviation Day Aug. 19 by flying to favorite destinations, introducing friends to flying, or attending discounted U.S. aviation events.

2015, 08 18 | comments


Just Aircraft explains accident

ust Aircraft issued a statement Aug. 8 attributing co-founder Troy Woodland’s Aug. 2 crash landing to engine failure caused by water in the fuel.

2015, 08 13


Advocacy team busy during legislative 'off season'

AOPA attended the Republican Legislative Campaign Committee's annual meeting in Boston July 29 through 31. The association also attends national Democratic legislative conferences.

2015, 08 13
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Jared Esselman, Director, State Government Affairs

Southern Region
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