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Article

New England digs out

The blizzard of Jan. 26 and 27 impacted airports around New England, and prompted some creativity as cleanup began.

Jan 28, 2015 | comments

Article

Sporty’s offers refurbished 172s

Sporty’s has struck a chord with flight schools and others looking for an affordable, like-new aircraft.

Jan 28, 2015 | comments

Article

Zulu PFX update released

A firmware update now available for the Lightspeed Zulu PFX headset improves battery life and customization.

Jan 28, 2015

Advocacy

Aircraft taxes should go into aviation fund, AOPA says

Under a current Washington law, only 10 percent of the aircraft excise taxes that aircraft owners pay go to the Washington State Division of Aeronautics, while the other 90 percent go into the general fund. AOPA is advocating for legislation that would direct 100 percent of the tax to aviation use.

Jan 28, 2015

Video

NORAD Commander interview

Tom Haines talks with NORAD Commander Adm. Bill Gortney about TFRs, fighter intercepts, and general aviation and Navy flying.

Jan 28, 2015

Article

Cirrus chute deployment taped near Hawaii

A Seattle pilot on a ferry flight from California to Maui deployed his airframe parachute near Hawaii and was videotaped by the Coast Guard.

Jan 27, 2015