Temporary Flight Restrictions
Pilot Magazine | Apr 08, 2014
Over the 75 years since AOPA’s founding, its principal goal has been to prevent GA from suffering a fate analogous to Bambi’s. Yes, AOPA’s charter gives the association three main goals: to make flying easier, safer, and more fun.
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Advocacy | Mar 03, 2014
The FAA has issued VIP TFRs covering Southeast Florida, including Miami.
Advocacy | Jan 29, 2014
Super Bowl XLVIII will be played Feb. 2 in East Rutherford, N.J., and the U.S. Air Force will enforce FAA-imposed flight restrictions.
Advocacy | Jan 17, 2014
The FAA has issued a flight advisory about restrictions in connection with the 2014 State of the Union Address on Jan. 28.
Advocacy | Dec 18, 2013
When President Barack Obama travels to Hawaii for the holidays, a presidential TFR will be in place, but thanks to AOPA’s ongoing advocacy efforts, certain accommodations have been made for general aviation operations.
Article | Dec 02, 2013
”On this flight I got sloppy and it bit me,” the pilot reported. Find out how overlooking notams can compromise safety.
Article | Nov 01, 2013
Going online to review the sectional chart, you are surprised to see a bold new graphic superimposed over the usual portrayal of the local airspace.
Article | Aug 22, 2013
Pilots shouldn’t rely solely on in-cockpit avionics such as multifunction displays to keep them out of severe weather or temporary flight restrictions. The avionics systems and subscription services have limitations and may not show real-time weather and temporary flight restriction information.
Article | Jul 19, 2013
From TFRs to airspace and notams, pilots should keep up with changing operational requirements during the America’s Cup boat races in California’s San Francisco Bay.
Article | Jul 16, 2013
AOPA is reminding general aviation pilots to look for firefighting TFRs as part of their pre-flight planning.