Aviation Industry

Aviation Industry

Advocacy

Indiana aviation industry looks to future

Greg Pecoraro, AOPA vice president of airports and state advocacy, brought Indiana aviation community members up to date on the association’s initiatives.

Oct 22, 2014

Aircraft Maintenance

Aircraft Maintenance: Major vs minor alterations, part 2

Find out how to determine if an alteration you want to make to your aircraft is major or minor and how to build a case for any modification you are considering.

Oct 22, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

In Michigan, STEM education flies

On Oct. 18, STEM education moved from classrooms to cockpits in Lansing, Michigan, and made a lasting impression.

Oct 22, 2014
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Aircraft Manufacturer

Aircraft Maintenance

Aircraft Maintenance: Major vs minor alterations, part 2

Find out how to determine if an alteration you want to make to your aircraft is major or minor and how to build a case for any modification you are considering.

Oct 22, 2014 | comments

Pilot Magazine

AOPA Fly-In: Kick back in the sun

Join us for the unofficial end to the flying season on November 8 at St. Simons Island, Georgia.

Oct 22, 2014

Article

OpenAirplane teams with Cirrus

Standardized training offered by Cirrus is now accepted by OpenAirplane, thanks to an agreement between the companies.

Oct 21, 2014
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Avionics Manufacturer

Article

Garmin ADS-B for bizjets

Garmin has partnered with dealers to secure FAA approval for a simple ADS-B solution for select business jets.

Oct 16, 2014

Article

Navigation by touch

The complexity of engineering and testing a navigator designed to anchor an instrument panel helps explain why Avidyne’s IFD 540 has only just arrived.

Sep 25, 2014 | comments

Article

Aspen offers vision trial

Aspen Avionics announced certification of a VFR primary flight display and a certified synthetic vision trial available at the other end of the Evolution line.

Sep 24, 2014 | comments
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Flying Club

Article

Pilot Getaways: Gem of the South Atlantic Coast

If you wanted to visit Jekyll Island in the early 1900s, you would have been out of luck unless your name appeared on a social registry with the likes of the Rockefellers, Vanderbilts, and Pulitzers. Now, all are welcome. Consider stopping by while you are in the area for AOPA's St. Simon Fly-In Nov. 8.

Oct 22, 2014

Article

Formation education: Repurposed 'Yak club' trains, entertains

RedStar is one of a handful of organizations authorized to provide the standardized training that earns a pilot formation flying credentials for airshows.

Oct 20, 2014

Article

Aircraft for Sale

Here are two reasonably priced airplanes that were donated to the AOPA Foundation that are for sale.

Oct 17, 2014
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Financial

Advocacy

In Michigan, STEM education flies

On Oct. 18, STEM education moved from classrooms to cockpits in Lansing, Michigan, and made a lasting impression.

Oct 22, 2014

Article

Honeywell forecasts increased jet deliveries

Honeywell's annual forecast of jet deliveries based on interviews with operators shows signs of improvement for the jet industry.

Oct 19, 2014

Article

Quest Aircraft signs China Kodiak dealer

Quest Aircraft Co. has signed a China dealer for its Kodiak and eventually will do limited assembly and manufacturing there.

Oct 19, 2014
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