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FAA expands extensions to medical, training and testing requirements

FAA expands extensions to medical, training and testing...

Pilots whose medicals would have expired at the end of April, May, June, July, August,...

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Video: Does what you eat affect your flying?

Video: Does what you eat affect your flying?

Is there a correlation between nutrition and flight performance?

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ForeFlight’s latest update gives you live global traffic streaming, plus more

ForeFlight’s latest update gives you live global traffic...

ForeFlight 12.4 also includes support for multitasking on the iPad, plus design...

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Alpha Aviation releases 3-Stone Rotary Cylinder Hone Kit for Ercoupes

Alpha Aviation releases 3-Stone Rotary Cylinder Hone Kit...

The clean and resurfaced interior cylinder bore results in increased seal effectiveness...

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Pilot loses control after foot stuck under rudder pedal

Pilot loses control after foot stuck under rudder pedal

Probable cause: The pilot’s failure to maintain directional control during the landing...

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Picture of the Day: Three point landing

Picture of the Day: Three point landing

Ted Heckerman submitted this photo and note: “A pristine Boeing Stearman makes...

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Solo pattern work fatal for student pilot

Solo pattern work fatal for student pilot

Probable cause: The student pilot's failure to retract the flaps following landing...

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Picture of the Day: The perfect way to relax

Picture of the Day: The perfect way to relax

Jon Counsell submitted this photo and note: “Jughead Counsell, a Washington-based...

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Ask Paul: Why is my #3 cylinder running hotter than the others?

Ask Paul: Why is my #3 cylinder running hotter than the...

I'm suspicious of a partially blocked #3 cylinder fuel nozzle.

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Aviation advocates lobby for more COVID-19 relief for general aviation

Aviation advocates lobby for more COVID-19 relief for general...

Across the county, general aviation operations were down by 49% in May 2020.

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If you have to wear a mask, let it make a statement

If you have to wear a mask, let it make a statement

The new masks are all about aviation.

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A cross-country flight in the midst of a pandemic

A cross-country flight in the midst of a pandemic

I thought my cross-country trip give controllers something to do. Boy was I wrong!

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Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum latest victim of pandemic

Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum latest victim of...

"The current global situation is making it difficult for us to serve our mission...

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The importance of GA in Alaska

The importance of GA in Alaska

"82% of Alaska’s communities are inaccessible by road and rely heavily on aviation...

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8 books that should be in every pilot’s library

8 books that should be in every pilot’s library

What books do you think are a must for every pilot?

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B-29 Doc Hangar and Visitors Center reopens

B-29 Doc Hangar and Visitors Center reopens

B-29 Doc Flight Experience rides are scheduled to resume June 20 in Wichita.