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‘Extremely active’ storm season makes waves with Hurricane Laura

‘Extremely active’ storm season makes waves with Hurricane...

The powerful storm that rapidly intensified from a tropical storm to Category 4...

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California students building electric ultralight from scratch

California students building electric ultralight from scratch

High school students in the San Francisco Bay Area are brainstorming, building,...

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Props for Cops takes off

Props for Cops takes off

A desire to repay law enforcement personnel for protecting the public guided a New...

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Aircraft Maintenance: Outs and ins of fuel bladder replacement

Aircraft Maintenance: Outs and ins of fuel bladder replacement

The other day, I opened the hangar door to an unwelcome sight. As soon as the sunlight...

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Bird strike, or drone strike?

Bird strike, or drone strike?

Pilots of manned aircraft have been introduced to NTSB Part 830, regulations that...

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New weather product helps pinpoint icy clouds

New weather product helps pinpoint icy clouds

Pilots flying in Alaska will have an opportunity starting September 1 to evaluate...

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Remembering Ruth Varn—An advocate and ally

Remembering Ruth Varn—An advocate and ally

Ruth Varn, a staunch activist and advocate for general aviation, and recipient of...

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NTSB extends term for GA safety expert Landsberg

NTSB extends term for GA safety expert Landsberg

NTSB Vice Chairman Bruce Landsberg, an aviation safety expert who is a familiar...

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'Aerial parades' over Hawaii to commemorate World War II's end

'Aerial parades' over Hawaii to commemorate World War II's...

When warbirds fill the skies over Hawaii to commemorate the seventy-fifth anniversary...

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GA airports: Cal Fire’s greatest arsenal

GA airports: Cal Fire’s greatest arsenal

California wildfires displaced more than 136,000 residents and engulfed 1.4 million...

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Bye has funds to build production prototype

Bye has funds to build production prototype

Bye Aerospace announced July 13 that recent venture capital investments will allow...

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Accident Case Study: Lake Renegade

Accident Case Study: Lake Renegade

On July 27, 2017, the pilot of a Lake Renegade took off despite rough water and...

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Student Pilots – When is It Absolutely Essential to Purchase Renter Insurance?

Student Pilots – When is It Absolutely Essential to Purchase...

Have you ever asked yourself – at what point in private pilot training is...

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Icon Aircraft names new president

Icon Aircraft names new president

Icon Aircraft has replaced its president one year after it sharply cut back production...

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A bird James Bond might love

A bird James Bond might love

Animal impostors with unblinking eyes may soon patrol borders, sensitive facilities,...

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The hardest decision you will have to make

The hardest decision you will have to make

Flying for public safety poses unique challenges that must be dealt with on nearly...