Article | Apr 24, 2014
A half-ton Dodge truck lines up on the centerline. As the pickup accelerates, the floatplane trailered behind it adds power, lifts off, banks left, and departs: just another floatplane launch by Joe Sprague of Cadillac Aircraft Services in Cadillac, Mich.
Takeoffs and Landings,
Aircraft Maintenance | Apr 23, 2014
When you set out on a mission to learn about your airplane, it’s amazing how many people step in to help.
Apps of the week | Apr 21, 2014
Calculating weight and balance is an important task for pilots. AOPA members share their personal favorite weight-and-balance apps.
Apps of the week | Apr 14, 2014
Jeppesen’s Mobile FliteDeck VFR for iPad has been expanded; iFly GPS is now available on Android platforms; and iFlightPlanner 2.0, FltPlanGo, and FlightPro have all been updated.
Aircraft Maintenance | Apr 10, 2014
For all its regulations and costs, there are options out there to make the dream of aircraft ownership a reality for most pilots.
Cost to Operate,
Pilot Magazine | Apr 10, 2014
The airport’s FBO, Indy Jet; Indianapolis-area EAA chapters; and the Indianapolis Aviation Authority are working with AOPA to make the May 31 fly-in an event to remember.
Article | Apr 09, 2014
Piper and Continental have teamed to produce a diesel-powered Archer designed for the international flight training market. The first Archer DX has been flying in Germany since February.
Aircraft Power and Fuel,
Single Lever Power Control,
Supplemental Type Certificate,
FAA Information and Services
Pilot Magazine | Apr 08, 2014
Today someone will walk in to a flight school and plunk down a bunch of money to fulfill a dream.
Pilot Training and Certification,
General aviation has always attracted larger-than-life personalities.
Department of Transportation,
Apps of the week | Apr 04, 2014
Five apps offer customizable aircraft checklists.
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