Advocacy

AOPA urges action on Hawaii airport authority

AOPA is urging members in Hawaii to help ensure general aviation is represented in a proposed state airport authority.

Apr 28, 2016

Advocacy

FAA plans major RCO reduction

The FAA proposes to decommission 666 of the more than 2,100 remote communications outlets in the continental United States.

Apr 28, 2016 | comments

Article

Rare Boeing 247 makes last flight

A fully restored Boeing 247D has returned to the airport where it was built to go on display at Seattle's Museum of Flight. It made its last flight from Seattle's Paine Field to Boeing Field April 26.

Apr 28, 2016 | comments

Advocacy

Disney TFRs to be charted

The FAA, responding to urging from AOPA and other air traffic system users, will include two areas of congressionally mandated permanent flight restrictions to aeronautical charts.

Apr 28, 2016 | comments

Article

Flying Tigers group readies C-47 for Chinese museum

A Flying Tigers historical group plans to fly a C-47 like those that flew the Hump from Australia to a Chinese museum dedicated to the Flying Tigers on the site of one of its former headquarters.

Apr 27, 2016 | comments
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Finding a 100LL avgas replacement

Finding a 100LL avgas replacement

Learn about efforts to replace avgas with an unleaded alternative for piston aircraft, and what a switch in fuels could mean for your flying.

Pilot Community

Volunteer to help in Beaufort

Volunteer to help in Beaufort

Help set up for the AOPA Fly-In, park arriving aircraft, and more at the Beaufort, North Carolina, event May 20 and 21, and get a free lunch, cap, and T-shirt.