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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...

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Training Tip: Tell me about the weather

Training Tip: Tell me about the weather

We know that when your flight instructor asks you, “How’s the weather?”...

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‘Hangar Talk’ hits the century mark

‘Hangar Talk’ hits the century mark

It began modestly. Two people sitting in a glorified storage closet talked about...

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Cuba ends free overflight permits for GA

Cuba ends free overflight permits for GA

Cuba aviation authorities have informed AOPA that they have discontinued the policy...

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Former Phillies pitcher, CFI Tyson Brummett dies in Utah airplane accident

Former Phillies pitcher, CFI Tyson Brummett dies in Utah...

Former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher and general aviation pilot Tyson Brummett and...