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Challenge seeks 50 new or renewing Hat in the Ring members

AOPA President Mark Baker and AOPA Foundation Executive Director Jim Minow are challenging one another to see who can recruit the most Hat in the Ring Society members for the foundation before the end of the year.

Nov 20, 2014

Pilot Magazine

Sweepstakes 2015: Meet your new 152

Your “Reimagined” AOPA 2015 Sweepstakes 152 is just like all the 30-something trainers you’ve ever flown—and it’s nothing like them.

Nov 12, 2014

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St. Simons Air Boss

Meet the husband and wife team responsible for safely bringing in hundreds of airplanes to the St. Simons regional fly-in.

Nov 11, 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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Top 10 reasons to come to St. Simons

Join AOPA and your fellow aviators at St. Simons Island, Georgia, Nov. 8 for the final AOPA Fly-In of the year.

Nov 05, 2014

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Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort: Leisure in the tropics

Deep in the dense, moss-draped, oak forest of Amelia Island is a luxurious plantation resort. Check out this Florida destination while you are in the Southeast for AOPA's St. Simons, Georgia, Fly-In on Nov. 8.

Oct 29, 2014
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Fly-in

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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

Pilot Magazine

AOPA’s regional fly-ins

If you didn’t have the pleasure of attending an AOPA regional fly-in in 2014, then you’re in for a real treat when you do next year.

Nov 07, 2014

Pilot Magazine

Frederick Fly-In

“It is a great airport,” said AOPA President Mark Baker at the pancake breakfast. “It’s a great day to be at an airport.”

Nov 07, 2014
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Airshow

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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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No ordinary airshow

Though just 20 miles off the Southern California Coast, Santa Catalina Island is one of the most challenging locations for an airshow you could find.

Oct 21, 2014
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Air Racing

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Famous Pilots Mike Goulian

Coming from a family who founded one of the largest flying schools in the Northeast, it isn’t surprising that Mike Goulian pursued a career in aviation.

Nov 07, 2014

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Nigel Lamb takes Red Bull race crown

Nigel Lamb of Great Britain has won the 2014 Red Bull Air Race World Championship.

Oct 28, 2014

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Vegas wind curtails race

Canadian Pete McLeod earned a place atop the Red Bull Air Race podium after howling winds cut the racing short Oct. 12 in Las Vegas.

Oct 14, 2014
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