Pilot Training and Certification

Pilot Training and Certification

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: What is a clearance?

Discussing the pros and cons of possible routes, your CFII poses an unexpected question: “What is an air traffic clearance?”

Apr 14, 2014 | comments

Article

Zulu Flight Training heads across the pond

Continental Motors' Zulu Flight Training is opening locations in Europe.

Apr 11, 2014 | comments

Article

Training Tip: The fly-in factor

Applying your aeronautical “book knowledge” is one way events like the AOPA Regional Fly-Ins can raise your experience level and whet your appetite for aviation.

Apr 11, 2014 | comments
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Advanced Training

Rotorcraft Rookie

Rotorcraft Rookie: The best study materials

Although there may be more books and reference materials in the fixed-wing world, most helicopter study materials are really well done.

Apr 01, 2014 | comments

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Wagstaff teams for teaching

Airshow legend Patty Wagstaff has partnered with Southeast Aero, U.S. distributor of Extra Aircraft, to offer aerobatic training in St. Augustine, Fla.

Mar 27, 2014 | comments

Rotorcraft Rookie

Rotorcraft Rookie: Robinson factory tour

Touring an aircraft factory is the only way to see everything that goes into your flying machine.

Mar 13, 2014
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Instrument Rating

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: What is a clearance?

Discussing the pros and cons of possible routes, your CFII poses an unexpected question: “What is an air traffic clearance?”

Apr 14, 2014 | comments

Article

Zulu Flight Training heads across the pond

Continental Motors' Zulu Flight Training is opening locations in Europe.

Apr 11, 2014 | comments

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: 'Deviate as necessary'

The clouds were angry, but the passenger was angrier.

Apr 08, 2014
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Flight Training

Article

Zulu Flight Training heads across the pond

Continental Motors' Zulu Flight Training is opening locations in Europe.

Apr 11, 2014 | comments

Article

Training Tip: The fly-in factor

Applying your aeronautical “book knowledge” is one way events like the AOPA Regional Fly-Ins can raise your experience level and whet your appetite for aviation.

Apr 11, 2014 | comments

Article

Members weigh in on AOPA's Rusty Pilot initiative

Attendees interviewed at Sun ‘n Fun applaud AOPA for the new Rusty Pilot initiative.

Apr 08, 2014
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Student Pilot

Article

Zulu Flight Training heads across the pond

Continental Motors' Zulu Flight Training is opening locations in Europe.

Apr 11, 2014 | comments

Rotorcraft Rookie

Rotorcraft Rookie: The best study materials

Although there may be more books and reference materials in the fixed-wing world, most helicopter study materials are really well done.

Apr 01, 2014 | comments

Article

Redbird launches simulator challenge

Redbird Flight Simulations is encouraging pilots from all over the world to show their stuff in the company's new 'Flying' Challenge Cup.

Apr 01, 2014 | comments
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