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Solar Impulse 2 lands in China

Solar Impulse 2 pilot Bertrand Piccard endured a somewhat longer flight than expected and landed safely in China March 31.

Mar 31, 2015

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: Danger at the heart of embedded thunderstorms

The crew, struggling against severe turbulence, icing, and loss of altitude and bank control, had inadvertently penetrated an embedded thunderstorm.

Mar 30, 2015

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HondaJet gets provisional type certificate

Honda Aircraft announced March 27 that it had received FAA provisional type certification for the HondaJet, paving the way for final type certification “in the next few months.”

Mar 27, 2015

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G-A Helps in Haiti

Pilot and Doctor Randy Rizor delivers medical supplies and volunteers providing medical care to the people of Cap-Haitian, Haiti.

Mar 26, 2015

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AOPA, Aircraft Spruce renew strategic partnership

AOPA and premier aviation retailer Aircraft Spruce and Specialty Co., celebrating its fiftieth anniversary, have renewed their strategic partnership.

Mar 27, 2015
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Canada seeks eAPIS-style requirement

Canada seeks eAPIS-style requirement

The Canadian Owners and Pilots Association and AOPA are working to make any eAPIS-style border-crossing requirements as seamless as possible for pilots.

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Keep the purchase price, mission, and other factors in mind with buying a flying club aircraft.

Buying a flying club aircraft

Looking for an aircraft to start a flying club or add to an existing one? Keep in mind the purchase price, operating cost, and intended use of the aircraft. Here are some tips to help you along the process.

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