Aviation Organizations

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Advocacy

Baker honors pilots for protecting backcountry flying

Two men had a vision to protect pilots’ access to backcountry airstrips in Montana, but discovered a nationwide need.

Apr 24, 2014 | comments

Article

Ninety-Nines, EAA build new viewport at Camarillo Airport

Dinners at Waypoint Café at California's Camarillo Airport will have an outside dining option to watch airplanes and helicopters take off and land, and learn more about general aviation in the process.

Apr 23, 2014 | comments

Article

Safety experts focus on control

The NTSB has organized a safety seminar May 10 to focus on aerodynamic stalls and loss of control, a leading cause of general aviation fatalities.

Apr 23, 2014
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Experimental Aircraft Association

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Ninety-Nines, EAA build new viewport at Camarillo Airport

Dinners at Waypoint Café at California's Camarillo Airport will have an outside dining option to watch airplanes and helicopters take off and land, and learn more about general aviation in the process.

Apr 23, 2014 | comments

Article

Wagstaff to headline Teachers' Day at 2014 AirVenture

Three-time national aerobatic champion Patty Wagstaff will speak July 29 at Build a Plane's 2014 Teachers' Day event during AirVenture.

Apr 21, 2014

Advocacy

Smith Field: Airport of dreams

Smith Field in Fort Wayne, Ind., has withstood three separate attacks—in the 1970s, 1990s, and 2002—to close it and redevelop the land. Now, it's thriving.

Apr 16, 2014 | comments
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National Business Aviation Association

Advocacy

Rep. Graves gives House GA Caucus update at Sun ‘n Fun

The co-chairman of the House GA Caucus used remarks at Sun ‘n Fun to address industry issues.

Apr 07, 2014

Article

Fly for $300 a month, Baker says

With the high cost of avgas and new aircraft prices soaring, is it possible to fly for $200 or $300 a month? "The answer is, you can," said AOPA President Mark Baker at a panel discussion April 1.

Apr 02, 2014 | comments

Pilot Magazine

President's Position: A reprieve, not a rout

The entire general aviation community has a victory to celebrate, even as we recognize that this win is by no means final.

Mar 06, 2014
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General Aviation Manufacturers Association

Pilot Magazine

Briefing: A way to give back

Somewhere in Hollywood, a movie producer is shouting from the rooftops about a production he has under way.

Mar 06, 2014

Article

Recovery continues

The aircraft manufacturing industry continued on an upward trajectory in 2013, with increases in both billing and shipments.

Feb 19, 2014 | comments

Article

High schools invited to compete in aviation design challenge

High school students can compete to design a virtual airplane for a chance to build an actual one.

Jan 08, 2014 | comments
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Recreational Aviation Foundation

Advocacy

Baker honors pilots for protecting backcountry flying

Two men had a vision to protect pilots’ access to backcountry airstrips in Montana, but discovered a nationwide need.

Apr 24, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

Rep. Graves gives House GA Caucus update at Sun ‘n Fun

The co-chairman of the House GA Caucus used remarks at Sun ‘n Fun to address industry issues.

Apr 07, 2014

Advocacy

Death Valley airstrip’s future at stake in management plan

The National Park Service is weighing the future of one of California’s remaining backcountry airstrips in a land management plan.

Mar 13, 2014
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Helicopter Association International

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Fly for $300 a month, Baker says

With the high cost of avgas and new aircraft prices soaring, is it possible to fly for $200 or $300 a month? "The answer is, you can," said AOPA President Mark Baker at a panel discussion April 1.

Apr 02, 2014 | comments

Rotorcraft Rookie

Rotorcraft Rookie: Robinson factory tour

Touring an aircraft factory is the only way to see everything that goes into your flying machine.

Mar 13, 2014

Article

Robinson continues strong results

Robinson Helicopter continues to push forward with improvements and reported strong yearly results.

Mar 03, 2014
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Aircraft Electronics Association

Article

FreeFlight ADS-B installation list grows

FreeFlight Systems announced several ADS-B installations and approvals during the Aircraft Electronics Association convention, held in Nashville March 12 through 15.

Mar 18, 2014

Article

Avionics industry learns about Part 23 rewrite

Aircraft Electronics Association attendees learn about the FAR Part 23 rewrite.

Mar 18, 2014

Article

It takes a village: Comlux Bombardier 600 STC

Comlux America’s STC will retrofit older Challenger jets so they can fly where Cockpit/Pilot Data Link Communications soon will be required.

Mar 14, 2014
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Women in Aviation International

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Women in Aviation holds record-setting event

More than 4,500 attendees packed the twenty-fifth annual Women in Aviation International conference in March, setting a record for the association.

Mar 13, 2014

Article

Organization promotes women in FAA technical jobs

The Technical Women's Organization was created to help females with careers at the FAA.

Mar 12, 2014

Article

AWAM promotes women for aviation maintenance careers

The Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance promotes careers in a segment with few females.

Mar 11, 2014
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