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Mark Baker Honored at Living Legends of Aviation

Harrison Ford presented his legacy award to AOPA President Mark Baker at the Twelfth Annual Living Legends of Aviation Awards.

Jan 23, 2015

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Testing of Diamond turboprop in progress

A seven-passenger single-engine turboprop aircraft has taken its first flight in Austria with a certification goal of late 2016.

Jan 22, 2015 | comments

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Cochise College orders six RedHawk diesels

Cochise College in Douglas, Arizona, has ordered six RedHawk remanufactured diesel Cessna 172s for its training fleet, RedHawk Aero announced Jan. 20.

Jan 22, 2015
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AOPA announces five new fly-in locations for 2015

AOPA has announced plans for five new fly-ins in 2015 following the success of last year's inaugural events. Events will be held in California, Colorado, Maryland, Minnesota, and Tennessee.

Jan 08, 2015 | comments

Pilot Magazine

AOPA Fly-In 2014: From sea to shining sea

In an effort to increase member engagement, one of AOPA President Mark Baker’s first acts as the association’s new leader was to move away from one annual convention and instead host a series of regional fly-ins to “meet the members where they are.”

Dec 10, 2014

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Thousands converge on sleepy St. Simons for final fly-in

AOPA's final fly-in of the year a resounding success with thousands of pilots, hundreds of airplanes, and dozens of activities.

Nov 08, 2014 | comments
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AOPA announces five new fly-in locations for 2015

AOPA has announced plans for five new fly-ins in 2015 following the success of last year's inaugural events. Events will be held in California, Colorado, Maryland, Minnesota, and Tennessee.

Jan 08, 2015 | comments

News release

AOPA ANNOUNCES 2015 FLY-IN PLANS

AOPA ANNOUNCES 2015 FLY-IN PLANS

Jan 08, 2015

Pilot Magazine

Pilot Briefing: AOPA Fly-Ins

Let’s do this again was the resounding decision after AOPA hosted seven successful fly-ins across the country in 2014.

Jan 08, 2015
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Pilot Briefing

A fundraising campaign is under way to build what was considered the Concorde of its time, the Handley Page H.P.42 25-passenger biplane.

Dec 05, 2014

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Mooney unveils diesel M10T, M10J

Mooney is taking aim at the international market with its new M10T and M10J diesel-powered singles announced Nov. 11.

Nov 11, 2014 | comments

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Watsonville Fly-In marks golden anniversary

When it comes to celebrating aviation, the folks in Watsonville, California, don’t take a back seat to anyone.

Oct 23, 2014
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Air Racing

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Top tech of 2014

From laser guns to laser defenses, twisting wings and cameras that capture a propeller in action, 2014 was a busy year on the cutting edge.

Dec 29, 2014 | comments

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Light sport pylon air racing planned

A Deland, Florida, light sport aircraft manufacturer is planning the first light sport pylon air race April 1 based on the Red Bull model.

Dec 11, 2014

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Red Bull releases race schedule

The 2015 Red Bull Air Race World Championship will race in eight locations, including first-time visits to Japan and Russia (pending confirmation). Tickets for some of the eight scheduled events are already on sale, and the 2015 schedule retains two U.S. stops.

Dec 01, 2014
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