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Moderna vaccine OK’d for pilots

Moderna vaccine OK’d for pilots

Pilots must wait 48 hours after the shot before flying.

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The luckiest days of the year

The luckiest days of the year

Imagine if every member of your EAA chapter, your pilot association, or your coffee...

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Picture of the Day: Flying with balloons

Picture of the Day: Flying with balloons

Eddie Smith submitted this photo and note: "P&M GT450 flying with the hot air balloons...

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Aborted landing goes awry

Aborted landing goes awry

The student pilot's failure to establish a positive climb rate during an aborted...

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Avflight acquires KFFZ FBO, plans expansion

Avflight acquires KFFZ FBO, plans expansion

Avflight acquired the FBO facilities from Falcon Executive Aviation at Falcon Field...

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Work begins on alternative method to comply with Superior Air Parts crankshaft AD

Work begins on alternative method to comply with Superior...

The Alternative Method of Compliance (AMOC) would allow aircraft owners impacted...

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Old dog, new tricks

Old dog, new tricks

Ted Luebbers certainly stands as a life lesson for all of our chapter members —...

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FAA grants Santa Claus special flight permissions

FAA grants Santa Claus special flight permissions

“Let’s face it, 2020 was a difficult year and we all could use some special holiday...

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Pictures of the Day: Merry Christmas

Pictures of the Day: Merry Christmas

Gerald Griggs submitted these photos and a note: "Living on a residential grass...

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Texas university program certified Part 141

Texas university program certified Part 141

The Houston FSDO office issued the certification to Texas Southern University's...

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Alsim ALX hits century mark

Alsim ALX hits century mark

Introduced in 2008, the sim combines various aircraft types, including single piston,...

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Pilots flock to South Carolina grassroots fly-in

Pilots flock to South Carolina grassroots fly-in

A South Carolina family was pleasantly surprised when pilots flocked to their grassroots...

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Plane noses over after passenger hits brakes accidentally

Plane noses over after passenger hits brakes accidentally

The passenger’s inadvertent application of the brakes during landing, which resulted...

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Picture of the Day: The ground really gets around

Picture of the Day: The ground really gets around

John Carroll submitted this photo and note: "I was out doing some aerobatics while...

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Aithre introduces small refillable oxygen bottles

Aithre introduces small refillable oxygen bottles

"This bottle is designed to fit in your flight bag or backpack and be ready for...

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Toys for Tots at KDWH

Toys for Tots at KDWH

Toys will be accepted through Dec. 12.