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Piper launches aircraft-assembly apprentice program

Piper launches aircraft-assembly apprentice program

The first group of apprentices in a two-year training program launched by Piper...

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Discover what you can do with what you've got

Discover what you can do with what you've got

Unmanned aircraft technology has advanced at warp speed, but think hard before you...

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Seminar aims to raise level of aviation education

Seminar aims to raise level of aviation education

The Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE) will offer its CFI-PRO Workshop,...

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Soaring camp transforms teen

Soaring camp transforms teen

“Dad, where’s your variometer?” asked my 16-year-old daughter...

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Patey, pax unhurt in crash that destroyed ‘Draco’

Patey, pax unhurt in crash that destroyed ‘Draco’

“I made mistakes,” said Mike Patey, a few hours after he survived a...

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Training Tip: Starvation by selection

Training Tip: Starvation by selection

What’s the first thing you look at inside the cockpit when you pop the door...

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Drone industry struggles to scale up

Drone industry struggles to scale up

Four years after the inaugural InterDrone conference in Las Vegas drew roughly 3,000...

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Aircraft Spruce opens Midwest facility with a party

Aircraft Spruce opens Midwest facility with a party

Aircraft Spruce and Specialty Co. opened its newest facility near Chicago on Sept....

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Tullahoma draws crowd, firewalls 'fun'

Tullahoma draws crowd, firewalls 'fun'

AOPA wrapped up its eightieth anniversary celebration Sept. 13 and 14 with a return...

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Drones light up AOPA Fly-In

Drones light up AOPA Fly-In

Drones lit the night sky over Tullahoma, Tennessee, on Sept. 13, delivering on a...

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Hurricane highlights limitations of drones

Hurricane highlights limitations of drones

Flying a Cessna over the North Carolina coastline helped illustrate why the Wake...

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Wagstaff walks away from mishap

Wagstaff walks away from mishap

Legendary airshow pilot Patty Wagstaff told fans on Twitter that a mechanical problem...

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Girls across the Atlantic

Girls across the Atlantic

As a child, Amanda C. Farnsworth longed to fly. But there was no access to general...

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Medical Payments and Your Aircraft Insurance

Medical Payments and Your Aircraft Insurance

Do you have Medical Payments coverage on your plane insurance policy? Do you know...

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From grade schooler to pilot

From grade schooler to pilot

Brandon Lagos was seven years old when a certificated flight instructor visited...

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Hop for hops proves fruitful

Hop for hops proves fruitful

A Colorado brewery created by pilots orchestrated a hops-gathering hop with the...