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Technique

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Dynon adds video to glass cockpit

Dynon Avionics, the pioneering company that provides fully featured glass cockpits for light sport and experimental aircraft at half the cost of fully certified displays, adds more sophistication with video input, upgraded weather, and wide-angle synthetic vision.

Jul 25, 2014

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New website lets users experience airshow flights in HD

Aviation enthusiasts can experience the AeroShell Aerobatic Team up close via a new website.

Jul 24, 2014

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Under fire

A small corps of pilots patrols protected land in Kenya, facing an increasing threat from poachers as inclined to shoot aircraft as elephants.

Jul 23, 2014 | comments
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Aerobatics

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New website lets users experience airshow flights in HD

Aviation enthusiasts can experience the AeroShell Aerobatic Team up close via a new website.

Jul 24, 2014

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AOPA moves to a new, central location for AirVenture 2014

AOPA has a new, expanded location at EAA AirVenture this year, across from the historic brown arch that serves as the gateway to the airshow and fly-by action at Wittman Regional Airport.

Jul 23, 2014

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AOPA MOVES TO A NEW, CENTRAL LOCATION FOR AIRVENTURE 2014

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) has a new, expanded location at AirVenture this year, across from the historic brown arch that serves as the gateway to the airshow and fly-by action at Wittman Regional Airport (KOSH).

Jul 22, 2014
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IFR

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: Where there's smoke

Spot quiz: What is the METAR/TAF code for smoke?

Jul 22, 2014 | comments

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: Nonprecision, not imprecision

In the satellite age, it’s still true that the less precision exists for navigation, the more precise the flying must be.

Jul 15, 2014

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: What color is your SA?

Raw-data aviation remains relevant in one respect: No one ever said that pilots flying raw-data approaches had sacrificed their airmanship on the altar of technology.

Jul 08, 2014 | comments
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Takeoffs and Landings

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Training Tip: Too good on takeoff

Unable to climb, and unable to lower the nose to accelerate without contacting the ground, he is in a spot.

Jul 21, 2014 | comments

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Safety

Is flight instruction safer than other sectors of general aviation?

Jul 16, 2014

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Training Tip: 'Proper spacing is critical'

Brushing aside the distracting combination of perplexity and annoyance, the student pilot begins to react to the unfolding complications.

Jul 08, 2014
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Mountain Flying

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Under fire

A small corps of pilots patrols protected land in Kenya, facing an increasing threat from poachers as inclined to shoot aircraft as elephants.

Jul 23, 2014 | comments

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Garmin G3X Touch takes on the Mountain West

The Mountain West and a Carbon Cub test the new Garmin G3X Touch avionics system.

Jul 01, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

Pilots feel the love at Colorado’s Loveland Fly-In

While pancakes were frying on the griddle early June 21, pilots were flying in to Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport in Loveland, Colo., for the Colorado Pilots Association’s annual Aviation Expo and Fly-In.

Jun 24, 2014
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