Article | 2015, 01 30
Cessna Aircraft staff gathered around the first production Citation Latitude to celebrate another step toward certification of an aircraft important to the firm’s future.
Article | 2015, 01 29
With Super Bowl XLIX around the corner, AOPA sat down with the commander in charge of national air defense.
A California charter school has teamed up with a glider school to give students a potentially life-changing opportunity.
Advocacy | 2015, 01 28
Few states match Massachusetts when it comes to supporting airports, and the enthusiasm continues to be nurtured by AOPA and many others.
Article | 2015, 01 28
The blizzard of Jan. 26 and 27 impacted airports around New England, and prompted some creativity as cleanup began.
Sporty’s has struck a chord with flight schools and others looking for an affordable, like-new aircraft.
A firmware update now available for the Lightspeed Zulu PFX headset improves battery life and customization.
Article | 2015, 01 27
Piper’s latest edition of the Meridian pressurized turboprop features updated avionics and six seats in club configuration for $2.26 million.
Advocacy | 2015, 01 23
AOPA worked with the flight training industry and FAA to quickly resolve a problem that suddenly put many rating applications on hold.
AOPA Central Southwest Regional Manager Yasmina Platt nurtured the goodwill of Arkansas lawmakers, helping arrange for them an inside look at air traffic technology.
Article | 2015, 01 22
General aviation operators may have to wait a while longer before flying to Cuba (particularly under Part 91).
Advocacy | 2015, 01 22
The FAA has determined that an existing special airworthiness information bulletin is sufficient, and will not echo Australia’s new limits on certain control cable aseemblies.
Article | 2015, 01 21
Air Shepherd is a nonprofit organization created by the Lindbergh Foundation to support the same approach to fighting poachers that proved successful against insurgents and terrorists who plant roadside bombs.
Seven years of scientific research has produced a mobile application that significantly improved the vision of pilots, among other test subjects.
Article | 2015, 01 20
A restaurant with a view of Los Angeles International Airport built as a tribute to aviation heroes is poised to land a new lease.
An amphibious ultralight crashed near the runway at Sebring Regional Airport in Florida during the U.S. Sport Aviation Expo Jan. 16, killing the two men aboard.
Article | 2015, 01 16
Bombardier Inc. shares tumbled following an announcement that the company would ‘pause’ the Learjet 85 program, lay off 1,000 workers, and write off $1.4 billion.
Advocacy | 2015, 01 15
AOPA has added the voice of the world’s largest pilot group to the chorus of those opposed to a Connecticut power plant plan.
Article | 2015, 01 15
An emergency medical services pilot fired after refusing to fly is seeking federal whistleblower protection.
Article | 2015, 01 14
Analysts say the price of avgas may be cut by nearly half in the coming months; the decline has already begun.
Article | 2015, 01 08
As one family’s tragedy in the Kentucky woods on Jan. 2 captured worldwide attention, air safety experts renewed a call for pilots to be prepared.
Article | 2015, 01 07
The portable Stratus 2 ADS-B receiver has added several new features in recent months, and synthetic vision is the latest.
Article | 2014, 12 30
Mojave Airport in California has long been an epicenter of unusual attitudes and flight envelopes pushed. Now, it is more so.
Flight instructor Xylon Saltzman wasn’t satisfied with what the general aviation simulation market had to offer, so he created his own.
Experienced pilots make better decisions with less brain activity, according to a study published in November that could influence future flight training.
AOPA Online Associate Editor Jim Moore joined AOPA in 2011 and is an instrument-rated private pilot who enjoys competition aerobatics.
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