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Events

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Sport Aviation Expo loses leader

The U.S. Sport Aviation Expo will continue in 2017 under new leadership. Bad weather has dampened attendance in recent years, and the event may adjust its schedule.

Feb 01, 2016

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Winds, rain curtail Sport Aviation Expo

The U.S. Sport Aviation Expo had two good days, one rained out, and one that was nearly blown away.

Jan 28, 2016

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'Beyond the Powder' to reach public television in June

Beyond the Powder, a documentary that meshes the history of women pilots during the 1929 Women’s Air Derby with their modern counterparts, will be made available to public television stations nationwide beginning in June.

Jan 26, 2016
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AOPA Events

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2016 AOPA Fly-In registration opens

It’s never too early to set your sights on a great flying adventure. Why not make one of the four AOPA Regional Fly-Ins an adventure in your logbook this year?

Jan 14, 2016 | comments

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Planning in high gear for Bremerton's AOPA Regional Fly-In

A special feature at the Bremerton Regional Fly-In in Washington State this summer will be a component dedicated to seaplanes—an important constituent of the Northwest's aviation population.

Jan 13, 2016

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A reason to fly

In 2015 Ed Loxterkamp had a lot of explaining to do. He needed to explain to his wife why flying to every AOPA Regional Fly-In was so important. He told her: "Mark Baker made me do it."

Nov 10, 2015 | comments
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Fly-in

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2016 AOPA Fly-In registration opens

It’s never too early to set your sights on a great flying adventure. Why not make one of the four AOPA Regional Fly-Ins an adventure in your logbook this year?

Jan 14, 2016 | comments

Advocacy

Planning in high gear for Bremerton's AOPA Regional Fly-In

A special feature at the Bremerton Regional Fly-In in Washington State this summer will be a component dedicated to seaplanes—an important constituent of the Northwest's aviation population.

Jan 13, 2016

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Pilot Getaways: Fly-in dining

Ask a recreational pilot in central North Carolina about his favorite daytrip, and he’ll likely tell you about a little private airport right in the center of the Sandhills where you can get the finest hickory-smoked barbecue around.

Jan 04, 2016
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Airshow

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Mooney M10T trainer makes first flight

Mooney International has made the first flight of the M10T proof-of-concept trainer aircraft. Certification is expected in the next few years.

Dec 23, 2015

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Breitling Jet Team sets 2016 appearances

Swiss watch maker Breitling has announced the North American flight demonstration schedule of the Breitling Jet Team for 2016.

Dec 15, 2015

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Holland in rarefied air

Rob Holland captured an unprecedented fifth consecutive national aerobatic championship, then added freestyle gold to his mounting medal count.

Sep 29, 2015 | comments
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Air Racing

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'Beyond the Powder' to reach public television in June

Beyond the Powder, a documentary that meshes the history of women pilots during the 1929 Women’s Air Derby with their modern counterparts, will be made available to public television stations nationwide beginning in June.

Jan 26, 2016

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Red Bull adds two pilots to race roster

Two Red Bull pilots sharing similar first names are moving up from the Challenger to the Master Class for the 2016 Red Bull Air Race World Championship.

Jan 20, 2016 | comments

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New faces in Red Bull races

A French aerobatic champion is among three new pilots gearing up for Red Bull Air Race action in 2016, making history as she flies.

Jan 13, 2016
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