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 →

Aircraft Spruce to sponsor Aviation Expo

Posted on July 16th, 2014 by

Aircraft Spruce & Specialty Co. has been brought on as a premiere sponsor of the 2014 FLYING Aviation Expo. Continue Reading →

Red Bull Air Race moves finale from China to Austria

Posted on July 15th, 2014 by

The 2014 Red Bull Air Race World Championship season final will now be staged at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria, on October 25 and 26. The final race of the season has been moved to the F1 circuit... Continue Reading →

Flying a seaplane to OSH Seaplane Base?

Posted on July 15th, 2014 by

Are you planning to fly to the AirVenture Oshkosh Seaplane Base on Lake Winnebego? If so, you might want to swing by EAA’s Seaplane Base Arrivals website. Continue Reading →

Annual ‘migration’ to Willapa Harbor Airport approaching

Posted on July 14th, 2014 by

Pilots from throughout the northwest – and beyond – are invited to “flock” to the Willapa Harbor Airport (2S9) Saturday, August 9 (11 a.m.-4 p.m.). The promise of fresh succulent Willapa Bay Oysters beckons private pilots to the fifth annual... Continue Reading →


Greg Koontz to receive 2014 Bill Barber Award for Showmanship

Posted on July 14th, 2014 by

Greg Koontz has been named the 2014 recipient of the Bill Barber Award for Showmanship. Continue Reading →

New services offered to pilots attending Oshkosh

Posted on July 14th, 2014 by

EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — Services such as morning weather briefing and flight planning will be available in a new location for pilots at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014, slated for July 28-Aug. 3 at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh. Continue Reading →

AirVenture gets bigger and so does Sporty’s

Posted on July 11th, 2014 by

Sporty’s will unveil a new display tent at this year’s EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, slated for July 28-Aug. 3. Continue Reading →