Elizabeth Tennyson

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Area forecasts set for an overhaul

Article | 2014, 07 24

The Air Safety Institute is supporting an FAA plan to revamp and modernize area forecasts, which have remained virtually unchanged since the 1930s.

House passes bill to make tax break permanent

Advocacy | 2014, 07 15

The House has passed a bill to renew and make permanent a tax break affecting some business purchases of aircraft.

Nine fuels vie to replace leaded avgas

Advocacy | 2014, 07 10

The FAA has accepted nine fuels to be evaluated as potential replacements to avgas, marking a milestone in the search for an unleaded GA fuel.

Pilots: Comment on draft airman standards

Advocacy | 2014, 06 25

An AOPA-led industry group has made new draft airman certification standards available for public comment.

AOPA asks House to protect airport funding

Advocacy | 2014, 06 18

General aviation airports rely on federal money, making it vitally important that Congress maintain Airport Improvement Program funding at least at current levels, AOPA President Mark Baker testified before the House Aviation Subcommittee.

Baker briefs caucus on importance of medical reform

Advocacy | 2014, 06 17

Third class medical reform is critical to growing general aviation, AOPA President Mark Baker told the House General Aviation Caucus during a briefing June 17.

AOPA urges competitive process for FSS changes

Article | 2014, 06 13

AOPA is asking the FAA to use an open, competitive process to determine the future of flight services.

Residents submit signatures for Santa Monica ballot measure

Advocacy | 2014, 06 11

Supporters of an initiative to let voters decide the future of Santa Monica Municipal Airport have submitted enough signatures to put the measure on the November ballot.

NextGen mandate too expensive, AOPA member tells House committee

Advocacy | 2014, 06 11

The FAA should leverage existing cockpit technologies to move NextGen forward before mandating new equipment, an AOPA member told the House Small Business Committee.

House approves $15.7 billion for FAA

Advocacy | 2014, 06 11

The House has voted to approve a GA-friendly bill that would give the FAA $15.7 billion for the 2015 fiscal year.