Article | Jul 28, 2014
King Schools has opened entries for its annual Alaskan Aviation Adventure Sweepstakes.
Pilot Training and Certification,
Article | Jul 23, 2014
A small corps of pilots patrols protected land in Kenya, facing an increasing threat from poachers as inclined to shoot aircraft as elephants.
Short and Soft Field,
Cost to Operate,
A field of 52 wingsuit pilots took turns racing through an aerial course, four at a time, in a first-of-its-kind event organized by Red Bull.
Video | Jul 23, 2014
A small corps of pilots in Kenya put their lives on the line to protect wildlife, and their nation’s future. American pilots have once again stepped up to help, making another journey to this equatorial nation to help Kenya Wildlife Service pilots hone flying skills that are often the difference between life and death.
Article | Jul 10, 2014
At some point, Rodney Bowers recalled, “somebody called it ‘the ultimate cross-country’” and the name stuck.
Safety and Education,
Article | Jun 25, 2014
Chris and April Nesin are flying across the United States in the same 1949 Piper PA-11 that teenagers Kern and Rinker Buck flew across the country in 1966. Rinker Buck later penned the memoir “Flight of Passage” about the journey.
Aircraft Power and Fuel,
Video | Jun 12, 2014
Fly with us across the Atlantic in a TBM 900. Join us for the adventure. We travel to AOPA's birthplace to celebrate 75 years. Find out how a glider club is soaring to new heights as an airport owner.
Join AOPA Online Associate Editor Jim "Buffet" Moore as he goes head-to-head in a dogfight over Cape Cod Bay. See what it's like to be a fighter pilot.
Video | Jun 11, 2014
Tom Horne flies a TBM 900 across the Atlantic
Article | Jun 10, 2014
Nosing into a shallow dive to build speed, a pair of Marchetti SF.260s approach head-on, and the instant the wingtips pass, the fight is on.
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