Airspace News

Airspace

Article

A landmark delivery

July may well prove to be a seminal month in the development of unmanned aircraft.

Jul 30, 2015

Advocacy

Oregon airspace initiative could impact GA

AOPA is urging members to review an airspace initiative by the Oregon Air National Guard that could have a major impact on IFR operations.

Jul 28, 2015

Article

Approach gone wrong

Controllers alerted a U.S. Air Force F-16 pilot to the presence of nearby traffic seconds before the fighter collided with a Cessna 150, killing two.

Jul 22, 2015
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Airspace Classes

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Approach gone wrong

Controllers alerted a U.S. Air Force F-16 pilot to the presence of nearby traffic seconds before the fighter collided with a Cessna 150, killing two.

Jul 22, 2015

Pilot Magazine

August 22, 2015: AOPA Fly-In Minneapolis, MN

Join us in the land of 10,000 lakes for a fly-in that will delight every pilot and aviation enthusiast.

Jul 08, 2015

Pilot Magazine

P&E: ADS-B

Portables are great, but don’t count for 2020 compliance

Jul 07, 2015
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SFRA

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Pilot Getaways: Seaside tradition

Enjoy the beach, bay, and treasured wetlands of Ocean City, Maryland, on your way to our from the AOPA Homecoming Fly-In in Frederick, Maryland, on June 6.

May 26, 2015

Article

Club Spotlight

Despite its name, the FAA Flying Club is not what you think. Originally formed by FAA employees more than 50 years ago, it has no formal ties to the agency anymore. The club operates a Piper Warrior and is open to anyone—FAA staff, other government employees, or the general public. FAA Flying Club President Mike Hilton talks about getting his club back on a solid financial footing and demystifies flying in the DC SFRA.

May 17, 2015

Pilot Magazine

Homecoming Fly-In, Frederick, Maryland

Come to your airport—the national headquarters of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association—for the association’s annual Homecoming Fly-In June 6.

May 12, 2015
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SUA

Advocacy

Oregon airspace initiative could impact GA

AOPA is urging members to review an airspace initiative by the Oregon Air National Guard that could have a major impact on IFR operations.

Jul 28, 2015

Pilot Magazine

August 22, 2015: AOPA Fly-In Minneapolis, MN

Join us in the land of 10,000 lakes for a fly-in that will delight every pilot and aviation enthusiast.

Jul 08, 2015

Advocacy

Expanded Alaska complex could squeeze GA access, safety

AOPA has submitted formal comments noting concerns about the proposed expansion of military operations areas in the Joint Pacific Alaska Range Complex.

May 13, 2015
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TFR

Advocacy

TFRs impact Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Palm Springs

Pilots flying in the Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Palm Springs areas June 18 to 21 need to be extra vigilant. The FAA has issued notams for multiple temporary flight restrictions over the metropolitan areas for President Barack Obama's visit.

Jun 16, 2015

Pilot Magazine

P&E: Never Again

I got my DUATS briefing through my electronic flight bag flight planning program—72 pages, including some presidential TFRs in Chicago.

Jun 10, 2015

Article

Big names headline AOPA Homecoming

The Breitling Jet Team, aerobatic stars Michael Goulian and Sean D. Tucker, NTSB Chairman Christopher A. Hart, retired Navy Cmdr. Kirk S. Lippold, and filmmaker Brian Terwilliger are some of the big names headlining AOPA’s Homecoming Fly-In in Frederick, Maryland, June 6.

Jun 03, 2015
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