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Education, social events planned for ‘Flying’ Aviation Expo

The Flying Aviation Expo will offer something for everyone at its inaugural event in Palm Springs, California.

Aug 27, 2014

Advocacy

EAA chapter uses fly-in to help save Braden Airpark

An EAA chapter in Pennsylvania hopes that its annual fly-in will help save the local airport.

Aug 27, 2014

Advocacy

Santa Monica advocates rally support for ballot initiative

Advocates for Santa Monica Municipal Airport gathered Aug. 25 to rally support for Measure D, a ballot initiative that would require voter approval before the airport can be closed or redeveloped.

Aug 26, 2014 | comments
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Experimental Aircraft Association

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EAA chapter uses fly-in to help save Braden Airpark

An EAA chapter in Pennsylvania hopes that its annual fly-in will help save the local airport.

Aug 27, 2014

Advocacy

AOPA leads effort to speed medical reform

In an AOPA-led effort, seven influential general aviation organizations are asking the Department of Transportation and the administration to expedite a review of the FAA's proposed rulemaking on third class medical reform.

Aug 18, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

AOPA leads effort to improve border crossings

AOPA has been working with government officials and other pilot groups in Canada and the United States to simplify border crossings for international GA flights.

Aug 07, 2014 | comments
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National Business Aviation Association

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Santa Monica advocates rally support for ballot initiative

Advocates for Santa Monica Municipal Airport gathered Aug. 25 to rally support for Measure D, a ballot initiative that would require voter approval before the airport can be closed or redeveloped.

Aug 26, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

AOPA leads effort to speed medical reform

In an AOPA-led effort, seven influential general aviation organizations are asking the Department of Transportation and the administration to expedite a review of the FAA's proposed rulemaking on third class medical reform.

Aug 18, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

AOPA leads effort to improve border crossings

AOPA has been working with government officials and other pilot groups in Canada and the United States to simplify border crossings for international GA flights.

Aug 07, 2014 | comments
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General Aviation Manufacturers Association

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AOPA leads effort to speed medical reform

In an AOPA-led effort, seven influential general aviation organizations are asking the Department of Transportation and the administration to expedite a review of the FAA's proposed rulemaking on third class medical reform.

Aug 18, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

AOPA leads effort to improve border crossings

AOPA has been working with government officials and other pilot groups in Canada and the United States to simplify border crossings for international GA flights.

Aug 07, 2014 | comments

Article

New GA aircraft deliveries 'encouraging'

Growth in two key segments of the aircraft manufacturing industry in 2014 is setting the stage for a “sustainable recovery” of the industry.

Aug 01, 2014
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Recreational Aviation Foundation

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Montana’s GA community throws a party

Montana pilots will have two reasons to celebrate when they fly in to Seeley Lake Airport on Sept. 13.

Aug 18, 2014

Article

California protects landowners who allow GA ops

California has joined the ranks of states extending liability protection to landowners who allow general aviation activities.

Jun 24, 2014

Advocacy

Calif. Assembly committee passes recreational-use liability bill

A bill that adds general aviation to the recreational-use code unanimously passed the California Assembly’s Judiciary Committee.

Jun 11, 2014
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Helicopter Association International

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AOPA leads effort to speed medical reform

In an AOPA-led effort, seven influential general aviation organizations are asking the Department of Transportation and the administration to expedite a review of the FAA's proposed rulemaking on third class medical reform.

Aug 18, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

Baker briefs caucus on importance of medical reform

Third class medical reform is critical to growing general aviation, AOPA President Mark Baker told the House General Aviation Caucus during a briefing June 17.

Jun 17, 2014 | comments

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
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Aircraft Electronics Association

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Small airport, huge losses

Thieves working in the night carefully removed avionics from more than a dozen aircraft parked in hangars and on the ramp at Jerry Sumners Sr. Aurora Municipal Airport in Aurora, Missouri, taking something from nearly everyone.

Jul 16, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

NextGen mandate too expensive, AOPA member tells House committee

The FAA should leverage existing cockpit technologies to move NextGen forward before mandating new equipment, an AOPA member told the House Small Business Committee.

Jun 11, 2014 | comments

News release

AOPA FOUNDATION JOINS FAA TO LAUNCH AVIATION WEATHER SAFETY CAMPAIGN

AOPA FOUNDATION JOINS FAA TO LAUNCH AVIATION WEATHER SAFETY CAMPAIGN

May 13, 2014
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Women in Aviation International

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Education, social events planned for ‘Flying’ Aviation Expo

The Flying Aviation Expo will offer something for everyone at its inaugural event in Palm Springs, California.

Aug 27, 2014

Pilot Magazine

Foundation Focus: Fighting for airports

How important is the local airport to you?

Aug 05, 2014

Article

WomenVenture participants swarm Boeing Plaza at AirVenture

A throng of women in purple T-shirts arrived at Boeing Plaza on Thursday, July 30, ready to proclaim to everyone at EAA AirVenture that they love aviation.

Jul 30, 2014
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