Able Flight’s Class of 2014 to get their wings at Oshkosh

Posted on July 23rd, 2014 by

Able Flight‘s newest pilots will receive their wings at a pinning ceremony at EAA AirVenture. This year’s class includes two pilots who are quadriplegics, one who is a paraplegic, one who has a spinal condition and two who have lost one... Continue Reading →

Sennheiser plans AirVenture activities

Posted on July 23rd, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — Aviation headset manufacturer Sennheiser has unveiled a packed agenda at this year’s EAA AirVenture Oshkosh with sponsorships, a flight pinning ceremony, and the fifth annual Podapalooza social media gathering. Continue Reading →

Avflight offers fuel discount to AirVenture attendees

Posted on July 23rd, 2014 by

Stop at Avflight at Salina Regional Airport (KSLN) in Kansas n your way to and from AirVenture 2014 and receive a discount of 10 cents a gallon on full-service purchases. Avfuel Contract Fuel and AVTRIP Points are available, according to company officials. For more... Continue Reading →

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The story behind Aeroshell’s iconic cow poster

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 by

As many of you read this, you may be on your way to EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, slated for July 28-Aug. 3. I hope to be there this year and may see some of you. I always enjoy Oshkosh, but... Continue Reading →

AEA to award $1,000 toward ADS-B upgrade to five aircraft owners

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 by

To help owners of general aviation aircraft meet the FAA’s ADS-B Out mandate, the Aircraft Electronics Association will randomly award five aircraft owners with $1,000 toward an ADS-B compliant upgrade. Continue Reading →

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Florida Aviation Network to raffle off flight in T-6 Texan

Posted on July 21st, 2014 by

ORLANDO, Florida —The Florida Aviation Network , in partnership with Stallion 51 Corporation, is raffling off a chance to fly in the T-6 Texan “THANG.” Continue Reading →

Friday Harbor Fly-In set for July 26

Posted on July 19th, 2014 by

If airport events conjure up big crowds on acres of concrete, you might be pleasantly surprised to learn that one of America’s quaint little islands is about to host its fifth annual Fly-In and Community Open House, Saturday, July 26. Friday Harbor... Continue Reading →

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The ‘voice’ of the Friday Harbor Fly-In

Posted on July 19th, 2014 by

If you have been at Friday Harbor Airport in Washington state for its annual Fly-In and Community Open House, you have heard its announcer describing the exciting fly-bys of antique and military planes. But you may not know that you... Continue Reading →

Pilot Proficiency Project returns to AirVenture

Posted on July 19th, 2014 by

The Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE) and Redbird Flight Simulations will host free Pilot Proficiency Program sessions at AirVenture 2014 from Monday, July 28, through Saturday, Aug. 2. Continue Reading →

Avemco Oshkosh forums focus on safety tips

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by

Avemco Insurance Company will present educational sessions before and during EAA’s AirVenture 2014. Continue Reading →