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Rollout ceremony held for B-29 'Doc'

The restorers of a Boeing B-29 Superfortress that almost met its end as a target at a desert weapons-testing range celebrated a milestone March 23.

Mar 23, 2015 | comments

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FAA names 2015 National General Aviation Award honorees

The FAA has announced the individuals who are the 2015 National General Aviation Award honorees, recognized for their contributions to GA.

Mar 20, 2015

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World Air Games pilots named

Four-time U.S. National Aerobatic Champion and two-time World Freestyle Champion Rob Holland will be among the pilots flying for their country in Dubai.

Mar 18, 2015 | comments
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Air Safety Institute rekindles spirit of fun, learning, and flying

During 2015, the Air Safety Institute will bring the aviation community together with captivating aviation safety seminars at exciting new locations whenever the opportunity arises.

Feb 10, 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

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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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Fly-in

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News From Headquarters

The start of spring can only mean one thing – Sun ‘n Fun is just around the corner. The annual “Spring Break for Pilots” is the start of the fly-in season for AOPA. The week-long event in Lakeland, Florida is the first of seven AOPA events this year. Learn more about the seminars and activities AOPA has planned for flying clubs this year.

Mar 15, 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

News release

AOPA ANNOUNCES 2015 FLY-IN PLANS

AOPA ANNOUNCES 2015 FLY-IN PLANS

Jan 08, 2015
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Airshow

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A life in general aviation

J. Reid Garrison, an airshow performer and formation pilot who has been part of the story line at the major aviation events, including Sun 'n Fun and EAA AirVenture, across the years, was recently inducted into the South Carolina Aviation Hall of Fame.

Feb 24, 2015

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Command performance

An online video service launched to give enthusiasts an aerobatic ride-along from multiple camera perspectives is expanding into a more interactive experience.

Feb 18, 2015 | comments

Pilot Magazine

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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Air Racing

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World Air Games pilots named

Four-time U.S. National Aerobatic Champion and two-time World Freestyle Champion Rob Holland will be among the pilots flying for their country in Dubai.

Mar 18, 2015 | comments

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Red Bull Air Race ticket sales open for U.S. locations

Those who want to get an adrenaline rush from the speed, agility, and precision of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship pilots can purchase tickets for the tour’s two race locations in the United States.

Mar 17, 2015

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Air racing revs up in 2015

Want to participate in an air race in 2015? You don't need to be a Red Bull pilot to race in these upcoming events.

Mar 13, 2015
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