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Phillip Campbell familiarizes a Van's Aircraft RV-12 cockpit with McKinney High School student Bryan Soltys-Niemann during an aviation class at McKinney National Airport in McKinney, Texas, Nov. 8. Photo by David Tulis.

2019 You Can Fly Challenge opens

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Air Safety Institute releases flight training report

The U. S. Department of Transportation is one of the many government agencies that have influence over general aviation. Photo by David Tulis.

Aviation industry groups urge end to shutdown

Framed by flags surrounding the base of the Washington Monument, the Commemorative Air Force's B-29 "Fifi" banks during the Arsenal of Democracy: World War II Victory Capitol Flyover on May 8, 2015. A second Arsenal of Democracy Flyover will take place Friday, May 8, 2020. Photo by Mike Collins.

2020 flyover of nation's capital announced

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Samuel Ruiz

Marines, Seabees repair Catalina Island runway

Article, a sea turtle rescue organization founded by True-Lock aviation's Leslie Weinstein, matches stranded sea turtles with pilots, aircraft, and wildlife medical facilities. Photo courtesy of

Pilots instrumental to winter sea turtle rescues

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