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FAA completes ADS-B network

The FAA announces completion of the ADS-B ground radio network, but AOPA says there's a lot more to do before there are significant benefits for general aviation pilots.

Apr 18, 2014

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Saving an airport

A community bands together to save Smith Field in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Now it's thriving.

Apr 18, 2014

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Driver's license medical update

The FAA maps out its timeline for rulemaking on a driver's license medical. Don't hold your breath.

Apr 18, 2014
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Air Safety Institute

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Controllers assisted in weather, engine-outs, more

On March 26, 23 controllers were honored for assisting pilots in 2013 with the Air Safety Institute’s Flight Assist Commendation Awards.

Mar 27, 2014 | comments

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Takeoffs and Landings: Base-to-Final Turn

Overshooting that base-to-final turn can be a problem. Trying to get back on course safely can be dangerous.

Mar 27, 2014

Article

Training Tip: Airspace in a flash

On any route, the current combination of flight conditions and airspace can present a myriad of decisions to ponder.

Mar 11, 2014
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AOPA Foundation

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AOPA Foundation Giving Back Award - Air Care Alliance

A profile of the Air Care Alliance, recipient of an AOPA Foundation Giving Back Award monetary grant.

Apr 18, 2014

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Landsberg interviews AOPA's head of advocacy

AOPA Foundation President Bruce Landsberg talks with AOPA Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and Advocacy Jim Coon on his first 100 days and the top advocacy issues confronting AOPA.

Apr 15, 2014

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Insider's look at AOPA Legislative Affairs

AOPA Foundation President Bruce Landsberg talks with AOPA Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and Advocacy Jim Coon on his first 100 days and the top advocacy issues confronting AOPA.

Apr 15, 2014
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Corporate Partners

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PilotWorkshops becomes AOPA Premier Partner

PilotWorkshops will provide AOPA members with free online access to an extensive library of quality audio and video aviation training programs as a new AOPA Premier Partner, AOPA announced March 28.

Mar 28, 2014

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AOPA Strategic Partner Aero-Space Reports teams with BiddingAce

Aero-Space Reports, an AOPA Strategic Partner, will be the exclusive escrow company for BiddingAce, which offers a new type of website for listing and selling general aviation aircraft.

Mar 19, 2014

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car caters to members needs at airports

With more than 5,500 locations in North America, Enterprise Rent-A-Car provides service to 3,000 general aviation airports and FBOs, making it convenient for AOPA members to get a rental car at their destination.

May 08, 2013
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Giving

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Able Flight announces 2014 scholarships

Able Flight, the nonprofit organization that works to provide free flight training to individuals with physical disabilities, announced the awards of a record-setting nine scholarships in 2014.

Apr 16, 2014

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AOPA Foundation makes donation to Able Flight

Able Flight has received and $8,000 check from the AOPA Foundation.

Mar 10, 2014

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AV8RS program awards four flight training scholarships

The AOPA AV8RS youth membership program has awarded four scholarships totaling $20,000 to teens who are pursuing flight training in high school and college.

Feb 27, 2014
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IAOPA

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IAOPA STATEMENT CORRECTS REPORTS THAT CHINA AFFILIATE SPONSORED AIRSHOW LINKED TO U.S. PILOT'S DEATH

IAOPA STATEMENT CORRECTS REPORTS THAT AOPA-CHINA AFFILIATE SPONSORED AIRSHOW LINKED TO U.S. PILOT’S DEATH

Sep 20, 2013

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Jordan chapter joins IAOPA ranks

A chapter in Jordan has been approved as the seventy-second affiliate of the International Council of Aircraft Owners and Pilots Associations.

Aug 28, 2013

Pilot Magazine

Safety Pilot: Low-impact aerobatics: The Swiss way

Learning about unusual attitudes—not the pilot’s but the aircraft’s—is an excellent skill and need not be painful. It’s good experience since most of us work hard to avoid them.

May 01, 2013
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Membership

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AOPA AV8RS PROGRAM AWARDS FOUR FLIGHT-TRAINING SCHOLARSHIPS

AOPA AV8RS 2014 Scholarship Winners Announced!

Mar 12, 2014

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AV8RS program awards four flight training scholarships

The AOPA AV8RS youth membership program has awarded four scholarships totaling $20,000 to teens who are pursuing flight training in high school and college.

Feb 27, 2014

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AOPA Plus membership is now AOPA Premier

Want to get even more from your membership in AOPA? Then AOPA Premier could be for you.

Jan 31, 2014
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