Red Bull Air Racing has returned for 2014, with Paul Bonhomme, twice a world champion of past years' competitions, claiming victory in his Zivko Edge 540 aircraft in the skies of Abu Dhabi in the season opener. Photo by Naim Chidiac/Red Bull Content Pool.
Garmin popularized synthetic vision with the G1000 and now offers it on an app.
Despite vocal opposition from Congress and the aviation community, President Obama’s latest budget proposal again calls for a $100-per-flight user fee.
Aviation buffs love the idea of a classic airplane hidden in a barn. The tale of the Bugatti 100 may be the ultimate example.
A documentary film tells the story of the “first to fly and the first to die for the United States in the Great War.”
A bill to move aircraft tax revenues to the state aviation fund needs member support to get through the Washington State House.
The FAA has issued an airworthiness directive for certain Cessna models after icing-related accidents.
AOPA President Mark Baker flew four women and girls on two flights March 4 as part of Women of Aviation Worldwide Week activities designed to introduce more women and girls to aviation.
Nine aviation organizations have asked senators to support legislation compelling the FAA to go through the rulemaking process for new policies on sleep disorders.
The FAA has approved the BendixKing KLR 10, meant to enhance safety by warning pilots of high angles of attack.
House and Senate bills would require the FAA to go through the rulemaking process before imposing new sleep apnea requirements.
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For the first time in its 75-year history, AOPA will meet its members where they fly and share the joy of flight during six one-day regional fly-ins.
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March 7, 2002—First flight of the Aviat Husky Pup.
Working with several compelling real-life cases, presenter and audience will play the role of accident investigator to figure out what went wrong, and why. Check for a date and location near you »
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