Scheyden Catalina Air Show set for Oct. 4

Posted on August 18th, 2014 by

The Third Annual Scheyden Catalina Air Show will be held Saturday, Oct. 4, in Avalon Bay on California’s Catalina Island. Continue Reading →

Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome kicks off fundraising effort for new Visitors Center

Posted on August 14th, 2014 by

RHINEBECK, N.Y.  — With a goal of breaking ground in November, Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome volunteers are hustling to raise funds for a new $150,000 Visitor Center. Plans are now complete for the gift shop, model museum and modern restrooms in one building. The... Continue Reading →

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Kansas Aviation Expo takes off Sept. 22

Posted on August 14th, 2014 by

The second annual Kansas Aviation Expo, slated for Sept. 22-26, will showcase business aviation as part of the event’s presentation on the importance of aviation to the state. This year’s expo, with the theme “Where Dreams Come True,” will include a... Continue Reading →

Perlan Project partners with Airbus

Posted on August 13th, 2014 by

Perlan Project, a not-for-profit aeronautical exploration and atmospheric science research organization that uses sailplanes designed to fly at extremely high altitudes, has partnered with Airbus Group to fly a glider to the edge of space. Airbus Perlan Mission II was... Continue Reading →

Last chance to share your favorite Oshkosh photo

Posted on August 10th, 2014 by

Were you at AirVenture in Oshkosh last week? For the next print issue of General Aviation News, we’re going to publish two full pages of photos and would love to include some from our readers. Send your photos to janice@generalaviationnews.com,... Continue Reading →

Guest speakers, learning tracks for Aviation Expo released

Posted on August 8th, 2014 by

The FLYING Aviation Expo has its list of educational guest speakers and programs in anticipation for the three-day event and trade show set for Oct. 31-Nov. 2 in Palm Springs, Calif. Continue Reading →

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Bob Hoover documentary premieres Aug. 10

Posted on August 7th, 2014 by

Oshkosh, Wis. — A new documentary on aviation legend Bob Hoover debuted at this year’s AirVenture and will make its world premiere Aug. 10. Continue Reading →

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Trojan Phlyers to fly at inaugural Pikes Peak Regional Airshow

Posted on August 7th, 2014 by

The Trojan Phlyers Demonstration Team is gearing up for a return to Colorado to perform in the inaugural Pikes Peak Regional Airshow at the Colorado Springs International Airport Aug. 9-10. Continue Reading →

Lancaster Airport to Host FMA Fly-In MusicJam

Posted on August 7th, 2014 by

The Flying Musicians Association (FMA) and the Lancaster Airport Authority, in cooperation with Fiorentino’s Italian Restaurant & Bar and the Civil Air Patrol-Jesse Jones Composite Squadron 304, will hold a Fly-In MusicJam at Lancaster Airport in Pennsylvania, Sept. 12-13. Continue Reading →

AOPA looking for airports to host 2015 regional fly-ins

Posted on August 6th, 2014 by

Following on the success of its 2014 regional fly-ins, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) has issued a “Request for Airport Proposal” for its series of regional fly-ins for 2015. Continue Reading →