General Aviation Statistics
Article | Mar 13, 2013
The Emergency Vision Assurance System is more than 20 years old, the current version more than a decade old, and while it can save lives, price keeps it out of most cockpits to the dismay of many pilots.
Advocacy | Mar 12, 2013
Here's a good reason to keep touting the importance of general aviation: Doing so could increase support from policy makers for keeping Wyoming's aviation economy strong.
Article | Mar 05, 2013
The next five years will be bright for civil helicopter demand, with strong demand focused on the first three years, according to Honeywell Aerospace's helicopter outlook released March 5.
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Article | Jan 30, 2013
As of Jan. 28, pilots operating under Parts 121, 129, and 135 are allowed to update on-board navigation data, a change that will save thousands for operators large and small.
Article | Jan 29, 2013
Keeping track of flight data is one of those key functions every pilot has to do. There are apps that handle everything from managing flight plans to viewing charts. This week, AOPA members recommend five apps that help make those processes and others easier.
Article | Jan 17, 2013
Data compiled by Argus TRAQPak shows that flight activity in December 2012 was down and activity for the year was relatively flat.
Article | Dec 18, 2012
Members of the AOPA Flying Club Network Facebook group offered recommendations for logbook apps.
Article | Nov 13, 2012
Airlines and the FAA are sharing summarized safety data with the NTSB, in hope of identifying and preventing recurring issues.
Advocacy | Nov 02, 2012
You can look up facts and figures to estimate an airport's economic impact, but what does the future hold? One state has a tool to help find answers.
Article | Oct 16, 2012
The Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS), known to many as the "NASA report," is designed to get valuable information about what is going on in the system from those who are actually using the system. But the best part is you may possibly 'get out of jail free' by sharing the information.