July 25, 2008
AOPA has written to the mayor of St. Clair, Mo., reminding him of the city’s federal grant obligations and urging him to keep St. Clair airport open and safe. AOPA got involved when members notified the association that Mayor Ron Blum had asked the board of aldermen to approve studying the cost of closing the airport. Read more on AOPA Online.
The FAA has asked the National Transportation Safety Board to review a judge’s ruling reversing a fine it levied in an unmanned-aircraft case.
The Tucson Soaring Club is trying to grow the sport by training the next generation of glider pilots.
Able Flight has received and $8,000 check from the AOPA Foundation.
AOPA thanks our members for their continued support in protecting the freedom to fly.