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Aviation Organizations

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Aircraft market takes hits

U.S. airplane makers posted relatively steady sales for 2015, but many foreign manufacturers saw declines in airplanes sold and revenue.

Feb 10, 2016 | comments

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Aviation groups oppose bill limiting flight training for veterans

AOPA and six other groups sent a joint letter to House leaders opposing legislation that would make it harder for veterans to pursue aviation careers.

Feb 09, 2016 | comments

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Aviation industry launches misfueling prevention program

The National Air Transportation Association partnered with the AOPA Air Safety Institute and other organizations to develop a free online course to raise awareness and help prevent catastrophic engine failure from misfueling incidents.

Feb 08, 2016
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Experimental Aircraft Association

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Aviation groups oppose bill limiting flight training for veterans

AOPA and six other groups sent a joint letter to House leaders opposing legislation that would make it harder for veterans to pursue aviation careers.

Feb 09, 2016 | comments

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Colorado airfield launches teen pilots

A group of Colorado aviation enthusiasts based at Meadow Lake Airport in Peyton has been launching the next generation of pilots to the skies for more than a decade.

Feb 03, 2016

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GA groups raise concerns over possible ATC changes

Fifteen of the country's most influential general aviation groups are raising concerns about proposed changes to FAA funding and the air traffic control system.

Jan 19, 2016
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National Business Aviation Association

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Aviation groups oppose bill limiting flight training for veterans

AOPA and six other groups sent a joint letter to House leaders opposing legislation that would make it harder for veterans to pursue aviation careers.

Feb 09, 2016 | comments

Advocacy

AOPA responds to appeal of FAA determination on Santa Monica

AOPA and nine others are asking the FAA to deny Santa Monica's appeal of the agency's determination that Santa Monica Municipal Airport in California must remain open at least until 2023.

Feb 01, 2016

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GA groups raise concerns over possible ATC changes

Fifteen of the country's most influential general aviation groups are raising concerns about proposed changes to FAA funding and the air traffic control system.

Jan 19, 2016
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General Aviation Manufacturers Association

Article

Aircraft market takes hits

U.S. airplane makers posted relatively steady sales for 2015, but many foreign manufacturers saw declines in airplanes sold and revenue.

Feb 10, 2016 | comments

Advocacy

Aviation groups oppose bill limiting flight training for veterans

AOPA and six other groups sent a joint letter to House leaders opposing legislation that would make it harder for veterans to pursue aviation careers.

Feb 09, 2016 | comments

Article

Aviation industry launches misfueling prevention program

The National Air Transportation Association partnered with the AOPA Air Safety Institute and other organizations to develop a free online course to raise awareness and help prevent catastrophic engine failure from misfueling incidents.

Feb 08, 2016
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Recreational Aviation Foundation

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GA groups raise concerns over possible ATC changes

Fifteen of the country's most influential general aviation groups are raising concerns about proposed changes to FAA funding and the air traffic control system.

Jan 19, 2016

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Aviation groups urge passage of medical reform

Seventeen aviation groups have sent a letter to a key Senate committee, urging it to pass medical reform and other measures to protect GA pilots.

Nov 17, 2015

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Can-do attitude: Colorado Springs Fly-In ‘awesome, amazing’

More than 2,150 attendees reveled in Colorado-blue skies, warm temperatures, and the happy camaraderie of aviation enthusiasts out for a fly-in. “I would do this every week,” claimed Colorado Jet Center manager Aaron Wood, whose fixed-base operator was a host for the fourth 2015 AOPA Fly-In. “This is at the heart of what we’re all about. There are wings everywhere!”

Sep 26, 2015 | comments
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Helicopter Association International

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Aviation groups oppose bill limiting flight training for veterans

AOPA and six other groups sent a joint letter to House leaders opposing legislation that would make it harder for veterans to pursue aviation careers.

Feb 09, 2016 | comments

Advocacy

GA groups raise concerns over possible ATC changes

Fifteen of the country's most influential general aviation groups are raising concerns about proposed changes to FAA funding and the air traffic control system.

Jan 19, 2016

Article

Aviation groups urge passage of medical reform

Seventeen aviation groups have sent a letter to a key Senate committee, urging it to pass medical reform and other measures to protect GA pilots.

Nov 17, 2015
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Aircraft Electronics Association

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GA groups raise concerns over possible ATC changes

Fifteen of the country's most influential general aviation groups are raising concerns about proposed changes to FAA funding and the air traffic control system.

Jan 19, 2016

Article

Appareo’s Stratus ESG on track for April

Appareo’s new Stratus ESG ADS-B Out transponder is on track for April 2016 deliveries, and the company’s new dealer network has reached 230.

Dec 28, 2015

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Avionics sales soft

A report released Nov. 10 by the Aircraft Electronics Association shows a soft market for general aviation avionics, with a 7.5-percent year-over-year decline.

Nov 11, 2015 | comments
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Women in Aviation International

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Military aviatrices honored

Women in Aviation International has chosen a slate of military aviators for its 2016 International Pioneer Hall of Fame.

Nov 30, 2015

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Women pilots offered networking site

To get more women into aviation a group has set up a website where insider tips can be provided to level the playing field.

Nov 17, 2015

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GIFT Academy creates more pilots

The Girls in Flight Training Academy in Vernon, Texas, capped a busy week of flying with one solo and two checkrides.

Oct 19, 2015
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