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Advocacy

Member input sought on SoCal Metroplex study

AOPA is encouraging pilots who fly in southern California's congested airspace to review the Southern California Metroplex Project Draft Environmental Assessment and submit comments.

Aug 04, 2015

Advocacy

GA survey accuracy depends on pilot input

Pilots who received a mailing inviting them to participate in the thirty-seventh annual General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey are encouraged to respond.

Aug 04, 2015

Pilot Magazine

Speedy Italian

Cessna workers, Tecnam appears to be aiming at your single-engine market.

Aug 04, 2015

Article

Aircraft shipments slip

Aircraft and helicopter shipments slipped in the first half of 2015, and the Export-Import Bank impasse may spell more trouble for U.S. manufacturers.

Aug 03, 2015 | comments

Article

Training Tip: Timeless test tidbits

A student member of a local flying club was chatting with a local flight instructor and mentioned that his private pilot practical test was coming right up. He asked the instructor if he had any advice.

Aug 03, 2015

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: A show of hands

Pilots hold a variety of scenario-based attitudes about hand-flying versus autopilots on approach. In these two excerpts from the Aviation Safety Reporting System, see how each technique led to some unpredicted consequences.

Aug 03, 2015 | comments