Aviation Organizations

Aviation Organizations

Article

Safety

Flying Club members are more likely to have opportunities to fly different aircraft, and getting the proper transition training can make a big different. ASI has created a new online course, Transitioning to Other Airplanes, to help pilots – whether your stepping up to a more advanced aircraft, stepping down to something lighter and less powerful, moving to an experimental, or transitioning to different avionics it’s important to know what to expect.

Apr 19, 2015

Article

Oregon advances airfield protection

A bill that would clarify protections for landowners who allow aircraft operations advanced in Oregon, unopposed in the state House of Representatives.

Apr 14, 2015

Article

Trig announces comms, audio panels

Trig Avionics announced two new communication radios, the TY96 and TY97, and two audio panels. All are expected to ship during the second half of 2015.

Apr 10, 2015
More Aviation Organizations News

Experimental Aircraft Association

Advocacy

AOPA, EAA leaders meet to solidify ties

Third class medical reform, the FAA’s hangar use policy, ADS-B, and growing the pilot population are among many issues that leaders of AOPA and EAA discussed during a meeting designed to further strengthen ties between the organizations.

Mar 12, 2015

Advocacy

Medical reform legislation introduced in House, Senate

New legislation in both houses of Congress would allow thousands of pilots to fly without a third class medical and offer new protections for GA pilots.

Feb 26, 2015 | comments

Article

NavWorx offers new ADS-B option

NavWorx announced Feb. 11 an Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) transceiver with an introductory price of $699, giving kit builders an affordable route to mandate compliance.

Feb 12, 2015 | comments
More Experimental Aircraft Association News

National Business Aviation Association

Advocacy

AOPA asks East Hampton to reconsider restrictions

AOPA has joined other aviation associations in urging town leaders to reconsider four proposed municipal laws that would impose extensive restrictions on East Hampton Airport in New York.

Mar 12, 2015

News release

AOPA ASKS EAST HAMPTON TO RECONSIDER RESTRICTIONS

AOPA ASKS EAST HAMPTON TO RECONSIDER RESTRICTIONS

Mar 12, 2015

Article

From a Comanche to Corporate Angel Network

Priscilla Blum, co-founder of the nonprofit Corporate Angel Network, was inducted into the Women in Aviation International Pioneer Hall of Fame on March 7.

Mar 10, 2015
More National Business Aviation Association News

General Aviation Manufacturers Association

Article

Safety

Flying Club members are more likely to have opportunities to fly different aircraft, and getting the proper transition training can make a big different. ASI has created a new online course, Transitioning to Other Airplanes, to help pilots – whether your stepping up to a more advanced aircraft, stepping down to something lighter and less powerful, moving to an experimental, or transitioning to different avionics it’s important to know what to expect.

Apr 19, 2015

News release

AOPA AIR SAFETY INSTITUTE OFFERS NEW SAFETY COURSE ON TRANSITIONING TO DIFFERENT AIRPLANES

AOPA AIR SAFETY INSTITUTE OFFERS NEW SAFETY COURSE ON TRANSITIONING TO DIFFERENT AIRPLANES

Mar 27, 2015

Article

From a Comanche to Corporate Angel Network

Priscilla Blum, co-founder of the nonprofit Corporate Angel Network, was inducted into the Women in Aviation International Pioneer Hall of Fame on March 7.

Mar 10, 2015
More General Aviation Manufacturers Association News

Recreational Aviation Foundation

Article

Oregon advances airfield protection

A bill that would clarify protections for landowners who allow aircraft operations advanced in Oregon, unopposed in the state House of Representatives.

Apr 14, 2015

Advocacy

Michigan liability protection bill clears House committee

A bill to provide liability protection for Michigan landowners who permit public use of their airstrips for recreational aviation has gained a legislative committee's approval.

Mar 25, 2015

Advocacy

Maine pilots hold eighth annual forum

Snow and a record cold February proved no obstacle for 65 Maine aviators who turned out Feb. 28 for the Eighth Annual Maine Aviation Forum.

Mar 11, 2015
More Recreational Aviation Foundation News

Helicopter Association International

Article

Upwind, Whirly-Girls announce scholarship winners

Four California teens have been selected to earn their private pilot certificates in the summer through the Upwind Summer Scholarship Program; Whirly-Girls International also announced its 2015 scholarship winners in March.

Apr 01, 2015

Article

Frasca tries to change the culture

Although widely accepted in the airplane world, simulation use continues to lag in helicopter training. Frasca aims to change that with the introduction of its R44 TruFlite.

Mar 25, 2015

Article

Composite Helicopters to certify new models

New Zealand helicopter company Composite Helicopters is moving from kit to certified carbon fiber rotorcraft.

Mar 04, 2015
More Helicopter Association International News

Aircraft Electronics Association

Article

Trig announces comms, audio panels

Trig Avionics announced two new communication radios, the TY96 and TY97, and two audio panels. All are expected to ship during the second half of 2015.

Apr 10, 2015

Article

FreeFlight releases ADS-B View 2.0

FreeFlight Systems has released ADS-B View 2.0, a free iPad app that displays on iPads weather and traffic data received by FreeFlight’s RANGR ADS-B In systems.

Apr 10, 2015

Article

Avidyne adds to ADS-B offerings

Avidyne added three ADS-B Out solutions to its product line that are designed to work with the company’s existing navigators and displays.

Apr 09, 2015
More Aircraft Electronics Association News

Women in Aviation International

Article

Flying forward, sparking interest

Thousands of women were introduced to aviation during Women of Aviation Worldwide Week, March 2 through 8.

Mar 11, 2015

Article

From a Comanche to Corporate Angel Network

Priscilla Blum, co-founder of the nonprofit Corporate Angel Network, was inducted into the Women in Aviation International Pioneer Hall of Fame on March 7.

Mar 10, 2015

Article

Women in Aviation conference welcomes enthusiastic crowd in Dallas

The twenty-sixth annual Women in Aviation, International (WAI) conference drew a crowd of more than 4,500 attendees to hear from dynamic leaders in corporate, nonprofit, and military aviation.

Mar 09, 2015
More Women in Aviation International News