Events

Events

Article

‘Upset’ ties Red Bull races in second round

The next stop is Putrajaya, Malaysia, on May 17 and 18 for the 2014 Red Bill Air Race World Championship, following an “electrifying” contest in Rovinj, Croatia.

Apr 15, 2014

Advocacy

Medical reform gains momentum

The movement to exempt thousands of general aviation pilots from the third class medical certification process is gaining momentum in Congress and the aviation community.

Apr 15, 2014 | comments

Article

Nominations sought for aviation safety award

The memory of a passenger who perished in an April 1945 airline accident continues to drive an effort to recognize notable achievements in aviation safety.

Apr 14, 2014
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AOPA Events

Advocacy

Medical reform gains momentum

The movement to exempt thousands of general aviation pilots from the third class medical certification process is gaining momentum in Congress and the aviation community.

Apr 15, 2014 | comments

Article

Nominations sought for aviation safety award

The memory of a passenger who perished in an April 1945 airline accident continues to drive an effort to recognize notable achievements in aviation safety.

Apr 14, 2014

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: What is a clearance?

Discussing the pros and cons of possible routes, your CFII poses an unexpected question: “What is an air traffic clearance?”

Apr 14, 2014 | comments
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Fly-in

Article

San Marcos Municipal: An airport rich with history welcomes you

The site of AOPA's first regional fly-in is at once modern and rich with history, and ready to welcome pilots.

Apr 14, 2014 | comments

Article

Training Tip: The fly-in factor

Applying your aeronautical “book knowledge” is one way events like the AOPA Regional Fly-Ins can raise your experience level and whet your appetite for aviation.

Apr 11, 2014 | comments

Article

Sticking around San Marcos? There's a lot to do

If you're planning to spend some time in San Marcos, Texas, for AOPA's regional fly-in, these suggestions may inspire you to get to know the city a little better.

Apr 07, 2014 | comments
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Airshow

Article

Wagstaff teams for teaching

Airshow legend Patty Wagstaff has partnered with Southeast Aero, U.S. distributor of Extra Aircraft, to offer aerobatic training in St. Augustine, Fla.

Mar 27, 2014 | comments

Article

World record attempt for inverted flat spins

California airshow performer Spencer Suderman attempts to set a new world record for flat spins.

Mar 17, 2014 | comments

Article

Airshow pilot, wing walker seek to inspire women

Woman to woman, what’s it take to break into the aviation industry, either for a career or a hobby? Have a dream. Get an education. Be disciplined and persevere. It’s never too late.

Mar 04, 2014
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Air Racing

Article

‘Upset’ ties Red Bull races in second round

The next stop is Putrajaya, Malaysia, on May 17 and 18 for the 2014 Red Bill Air Race World Championship, following an “electrifying” contest in Rovinj, Croatia.

Apr 15, 2014

Article

AOPA works for Texas pilots

Texas is certainly an aviation-minded state, though AOPA has still worked hard in recent years to keep the Lone Star skies friendly to general aviation.

Mar 19, 2014

Article

Hersman to leave NTSB

National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Deborah A.P. Hersman will leave the NTSB effective April 25.

Mar 12, 2014
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