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Advocacy | Feb 04, 2016
AOPA is endorsing a draft FAA policy that would make it easier to install non-required safety enhancing equipment in existing general aviation aircraft.
Article | Jan 28, 2016
Snow fell by the foot across Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York, and West Virginia Jan. 23, and many runways and taxiways remained closed days later.
Article | Jan 20, 2016
The FAA is moving forward with plans to require all civil domestic flights to use the international flight plan form beginning later this year.
Advocacy | Jan 15, 2016
Pilots are getting their first look at the graphics-intensive weather products designed to replace the venerable, but textual, area forecast.
Advocacy | Jan 07, 2016
The FAA has issued updated guidance for flight reviews and instrument proficiency checks, and AOPA is urging instructors to look closely at the changes.
Advocacy | Jan 04, 2016
The FAA is preparing to implement changes to its Traffic Information Services-Broadcast (TIS-B), which provides traffic information to aircraft using Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Out and In.
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IFR Fix | Dec 29, 2015
After experiencing an alternator failure in instrument conditions, the pilot and his flight instructor could receive but not transmit, but the transponder still worked. What should the pilot and CFI do?
Advocacy | Dec 29, 2015
The FAA is seeking comments on two draft advisory circulars that update the agency's reference material on aviation weather.
Advocacy | Dec 18, 2015
The FAA has issued a flight advisory to notify pilots that restrictions will be in effect Jan. 12 during the State of the Union Address.
Article | Dec 18, 2015
A long holiday weekend or vacation period can provide a convenient time to make some headway toward a flight training goal.