Pilot Training and Certification

Pilot Training and Certification

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Travers and Associates adds renter's insurance

Travers and Associates now offers renter's insurance for individuals and certificated flight instructors.

Dec 19, 2014

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No barriers to the sky

A Wisconsin pilot with a congenital heart defect is able to solo thanks to the sport pilot regulations.

Dec 19, 2014 | comments

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Training Tip: Fog's thinly veiled threat

What’s the sneakiest cloud in the sky when it comes to ensnaring a VFR pilot in less-than-VFR conditions?

Dec 19, 2014 | comments
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Advanced Training

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New FAA rule allows more sim time for instrument training

The FAA has doubled the number of training device hours pilots may count toward an instrument rating following a request from AOPA.

Dec 03, 2014 | comments

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New England Ninety-Nines offer flight training scholarships

The New England Section and Eastern New England Chapter of The Ninety-Nines are offering flight training and education scholarships for men and women.

Dec 02, 2014

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First students complete new ATP course

Two students at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University are the first in the nation to complete a newly required course for the multiengine airplane airline transport pilot (ATP) certificate, the school announced Oct. 31.

Nov 04, 2014
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Instrument Rating

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: Power, and distraction

After a complete electrical failure during an initial climb from the departure airport, the pilot of a Beech King Air 200 learned a valuable lesson from a simple but costly omission.

Dec 19, 2014 | comments

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NTSB: Inexperience a factor in 2012 crash

Unfamiliarity with a newly purchased turboprop proved fatal for a Kansas family returning from a Bahamas vacation in 2012, the NTSB determined.

Dec 03, 2014

Advocacy

New FAA rule allows more sim time for instrument training

The FAA has doubled the number of training device hours pilots may count toward an instrument rating following a request from AOPA.

Dec 03, 2014 | comments
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Flight Training

Article

Travers and Associates adds renter's insurance

Travers and Associates now offers renter's insurance for individuals and certificated flight instructors.

Dec 19, 2014

Article

No barriers to the sky

A Wisconsin pilot with a congenital heart defect is able to solo thanks to the sport pilot regulations.

Dec 19, 2014 | comments

Article

Training Tip: Fog's thinly veiled threat

What’s the sneakiest cloud in the sky when it comes to ensnaring a VFR pilot in less-than-VFR conditions?

Dec 19, 2014 | comments
More Flight Training News

Student Pilot

Article

No barriers to the sky

A Wisconsin pilot with a congenital heart defect is able to solo thanks to the sport pilot regulations.

Dec 19, 2014 | comments

Article

Training Tip: Fog's thinly veiled threat

What’s the sneakiest cloud in the sky when it comes to ensnaring a VFR pilot in less-than-VFR conditions?

Dec 19, 2014 | comments

Article

Sporty's unveils Cessna 172LITE project

A refurbished Cessna 172N that will offer more cost-effective flight training is at the heart of the Cessna 172LITE project, announced Dec. 17 by Sporty’s.

Dec 18, 2014 | comments
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