MEMBER ALERT: AOPA will be closed for the holiday from 2:30 p.m. Eastern Dec. 24 until 8:30 a.m. Eastern Dec. 29.We are thankful for all of our AOPA members. Happy Holidays!
September 19, 2012
By AOPA ePublishing staff
The early registration discount for AOPA Aviation Summit Oct. 11 through 13 has been extended to Oct. 1. Register by then to receive special offers and discounts from Palm Springs.
Pilots who fly in to Palm Springs International Airport will receive discounts: The first night’s tiedown fee will be waived with a fuel purchase; save $0.75 per gallon on fuel, and pay $15 per night for multiple nights’ tiedown of a single-engine aircraft and $30 per night for twin-engine aircraft. The fees are the same for those who fly into Jacqueline Cochran Regional, which is offering a $0.50 per gallon discount on fuel.
Free shuttle transportation will be provided to and from both airports Oct. 10 through 14, and to AOPA hotels and the Palm Springs Convention Center Oct. 11 through 13. See other discounts and free events Palm Springs is offering during Summit.
Don’t delay, register today!
Delta Air Lines Captain Jeffrey Whitesell said flight instruction has been his backstop his whole career, many times opening a door where one otherwise might not have been opened.
After years of waiting, 2015 may prove to be a very important year in the development of compression-ignition (diesel) aircraft engines.
Exhaust systems are one of the few systems in our aircraft where a single point of failure can be catastrophic. Here are tips for inspecting the system for safety during every preflight. This is one area in which catching an issue on the ground can make all the difference in the world.
VOLUNTEER AT AN AOPA FLY-IN NEAR YOU!
SHARE YOUR PASSION. VOLUNTEER AT AN AOPA FLY-IN. CLICK TO LEARN MORE >>>
VOLUNTEER LOCALLY AT AOPA FLY-IN! CLICK TO LEARN MORE >>>
BE A PART OF THE FLY-IN VOLUNTEER CREW! CLICK TO LEARN MORE >>>