November 18, 2002
Barnard Foote is the latest lucky member to experience the thrill of open-cockpit flying in a Waco biplane.
Foote got to spend several hours with Mike and Kendle Hanson of Biplane Rides in Long Beach, Calif., after being selected as a monthly winner in AOPA's two-year Centennial of Flight Sweepstakes, the grand prize of which is a fully restored Waco UPF-7 biplane. For your chance at one of the monthly trips for a Waco ride, and for the Waco itself, simply join or renew your membership in AOPA.
November 21, 2014 ePilot Training Tip: Fleshing out FICONs
The FAA encourages pilots to do a number of things in order to increase safety, but does not require them. Check out these three actions that are recommended.
Among the very first lessons a pilot learns is that a control yoke is not a steering wheel. Research underway in Europe could change that.
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