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San Marcos Municipal: An airport rich with history welcomes you

The site of AOPA's first regional fly-in is at once modern and rich with history, and ready to welcome pilots.

Apr 14, 2014 | comments

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The ‘baby student’

Nicknamed the "baby student" when he learned to fly, because he was the youngest student at the airport, Ed Adams is one of only a dozen charter members still on the AOPA membership rolls.

Apr 11, 2014 | comments

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Around the world on zero fuel

Solar Impulse 2, an updated and larger version of the groundbreaking aircraft that has captured imagination and support around the world, was unveiled April 9.

Apr 09, 2014 | comments
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U.S. Travel

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Sun 'n Fun welcomes arrivals

AOPA Technical Editor Mike Collins captured the gathering crowd with a camera at the Sun 'n Fun International Fly-In and Expo in Lakeland, Fla.

Apr 01, 2014 | comments

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Agreement assures ATC services at AirVenture through 2022

The Experimental Aircraft Association has entered into an agreement with the FAA that will assure the availability of air traffic control services for EAA AirVenture.

Mar 21, 2014 | comments

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Coast to coast for animal rescue

A New York pilot's first animal rescue flight took him coast to coast and became a mission to deliver one dog to a new home.

Jan 27, 2014
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International Travel

Article

Around the world on zero fuel

Solar Impulse 2, an updated and larger version of the groundbreaking aircraft that has captured imagination and support around the world, was unveiled April 9.

Apr 09, 2014 | comments

Article

Bahamas Pilot Challenge winners announced

PilotMall.com announces the winners of the 2013 Bahamas Pilot Challenge.

Mar 14, 2014

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Pilots invited to help with humanitarian project in Bahamas

Bahamas Habitat is gathering pilots to fly to the islands Feb. 20 through 23 to work with Bahamas Methodist Habitat on projects ranging from putting up drywall in a medical center to painting the Zion Children’s Home.

Feb 05, 2014
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Alaska

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Beaver reigns in Best Aircraft Showdown

The de Havilland Beaver showed off its staying power once again, taking on and topping all comers in AOPA's 2014 Best Aircraft Showdown.

Apr 08, 2014

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DeLorme cuts inReach service fees

DeLorme has cut inReach service fees, and the satellite communicator has been approved for Lockheed Martin’s Adverse Condition Alerting Service and FAA satellite reporting in Alaska.

Apr 01, 2014

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Alaska Archie League award winner audio of ATC save

Listen to audio recording of the assist that earned these controllers the Archie League Medal of Safety Awards.

Mar 27, 2014
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Bahamas

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Bahamas Pilot Challenge winners announced

PilotMall.com announces the winners of the 2013 Bahamas Pilot Challenge.

Mar 14, 2014

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Pilots invited to help with humanitarian project in Bahamas

Bahamas Habitat is gathering pilots to fly to the islands Feb. 20 through 23 to work with Bahamas Methodist Habitat on projects ranging from putting up drywall in a medical center to painting the Zion Children’s Home.

Feb 05, 2014

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Answers for Pilots

Getting there does take some preparation, as does flying within each of the countries, but with your homework done, you’ll find the trip was work the effort.

Jan 17, 2014
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Canada

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The ‘baby student’

Nicknamed the "baby student" when he learned to fly, because he was the youngest student at the airport, Ed Adams is one of only a dozen charter members still on the AOPA membership rolls.

Apr 11, 2014 | comments

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Buttonville Flying Club: Safety, mentorship, and having fun

Ultra low dues and access to members’ fleet are among the benefits of joining Canada’s Buttonville Flying Club.

Jul 15, 2013

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Answers for Pilots: Alaska--Pilot Heaven

From the jagged, snowy peaks of the Chugach Mountains to the spectacular shoreline of Cook Inlet – from the gorgeous turquoise rivers of the Kenai Peninsula, teeming with fish, to the rugged Brooks Range Mountains in the Gates of the Arctic National Park, Alaska is breathtaking from the sky and on the ground. Flying is the perfect way to see the vast state. If you are thinking of making a summer trip north, now is a good time to start your planning.

Feb 01, 2013
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Mexico

Advocacy

NM legislature mulls aviation maintenance tax exemption bill

Pilots would get a break on the gross receipts tax in New Mexico under pending legislation.

Feb 12, 2014

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Coast to coast for animal rescue

A New York pilot's first animal rescue flight took him coast to coast and became a mission to deliver one dog to a new home.

Jan 27, 2014

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Answers for Pilots

Getting there does take some preparation, as does flying within each of the countries, but with your homework done, you’ll find the trip was work the effort.

Jan 17, 2014
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