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Events

Advocacy

Aviation expo highlights busy Kansas agenda

The 2014 Kansas Aviation Expo will reach far beyond geographic boundaries when it celebrates the state’s proud tradition of aeronautical enterprise.

Sep 18, 2014

Slideshow

Hinton wins Reno

Steve Hinton Jr., flying Voodoo, won his sixth Unlimited Gold Championship at Reno Sept. 14. Thom Richard, finishing third in Precious Metal, was disqualified.

Sep 18, 2014 | comments

Article

Santa Paula, California: The town time forgot

The Santa Paula, California, airport evokes an old-time airfield, complete with antique airplanes dating back almost a century. Consider visiting the field when you attend the AOPA Fly-In at Chino, California, on Sept. 20.

Sep 17, 2014
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10 reasons not to miss AOPA's Chino Fly-In

There are many reasons why you will want to be at AOPA’s Chino Fly-In on Sept. 20. Here are our top 10.

Sep 15, 2014

Article

Training Tip: A destination in detail

As your destination airports grow in size and complexity, the ground phase of your arrival will benefit from careful advance research.

Sep 09, 2014

Article

Homecoming Fly-In: General aviation in action

AOPA is bringing the celebration of general aviation to its home in Frederick, Maryland, for the AOPA Homecoming Fly-In Oct. 4.

Sep 09, 2014 | comments
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Fly-in

Article

Santa Paula, California: The town time forgot

The Santa Paula, California, airport evokes an old-time airfield, complete with antique airplanes dating back almost a century. Consider visiting the field when you attend the AOPA Fly-In at Chino, California, on Sept. 20.

Sep 17, 2014

Article

10 reasons not to miss AOPA's Chino Fly-In

There are many reasons why you will want to be at AOPA’s Chino Fly-In on Sept. 20. Here are our top 10.

Sep 15, 2014

Article

News from Headquarters

There is no shortage of pilots in eastern Washington, but there does seem to be a scarcity of clubs in that part of the country.

Sep 15, 2014
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Airshow

Fly like a fighter

Fly like a fighter: Inner voice

An Air Force pilot offered the opportunity to fly a risky show with the Italian Frecce Tricolori air demonstration team had a choice to make: Fly with them in an airshow or go out with an Air Force nurse he had just met. Something inside told him to go with the nurse. During the airshow, the demonstration team suffered a midair collision.

Sep 08, 2014 | comments

Pilot Magazine

AOPA Homecoming Fly-in: Frederick, MD

Welcome back to AOPA headquarters for the sixth 2014 regional fly-in at Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK).

Sep 08, 2014

Article

Pipistrel introduces electric trainer

Pipistrel, the Slovenian manufacturer of several eco-friendly, electrically powered airplanes, has announced its new two-seat trainer, the WATTsUP.

Aug 27, 2014 | comments
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Air Racing

Slideshow

Hinton wins Reno

Steve Hinton Jr., flying Voodoo, won his sixth Unlimited Gold Championship at Reno Sept. 14. Thom Richard, finishing third in Precious Metal, was disqualified.

Sep 18, 2014 | comments

Article

Fatal crash at Reno

Racing pilot Lee Behel, who co-founded the Sport Class at the National Championship Air Races, was killed Sept. 8 during a qualifying run.

Sep 10, 2014

Article

Racing Aces announce $5,000 scholarship

The air racing team known as the Racing Aces has created a $5,000 scholarship for women seeking flight training or other kinds of aviation training or education.

Sep 10, 2014
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