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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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Collier nominees named

Aircraft, spacecraft, and the teams that flew them to unprecedented heights and historic achievements are among nine nominees for the 2015 Robert J. Collier Trophy.

Feb 03, 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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Experimental Aircraft Association

Advocacy

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

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

Advocacy

Full Senate passes medical reform

The full Senate has passed the Pilot’s Bill of Rights 2, which will now go to the House for consideration.

Dec 15, 2015
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National Business Aviation Association

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

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

MyGoFlight offers iPad mounts

MyGoFlight offered two new mounting products during the recent business jet convention in Las Vegas that put iPads in the cockpit.

Dec 07, 2015
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General Aviation Manufacturers 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

GAMA opens pair of scholarships

A pair of scholarships sponsored by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association is available to a high school senior or college student pursuing aviation as a career, the association announced Jan. 8.

Jan 11, 2016

Article

Registration open for student aircraft design competition

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association and nonprofit Build A Plane announced that registration is open through Jan. 31 for their fourth Aviation Design Challenge.

Dec 07, 2015
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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

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

Article

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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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

Advocacy

GA groups ask Senate to protect flight training for veterans

Five general aviation organizations, including AOPA, are asking the Senate to protect flight training benefits for veterans.

Sep 16, 2015 | comments
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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

Article

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

Article

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

Article

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

Article

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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