Twin Seabee donated to Vermont Tech

Posted on September 17th, 2014 by

RANDOLPH, Vermont  — Vermont Tech’s Professional Pilot Technology Program, in partnership with the Vermont Flight Academy, has received a Twin Seabee amphibious aircraft that was recently donated by a southern California couple. Continue Reading →

Channel Islands Aviation partners with SBBCollege to offer new aviation program

Posted on September 16th, 2014 by

Channel Islands Aviation has partnered with Santa Barbara Business College in California in a new, accredited program — Associate of Science in Aviation. Continue Reading →

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Air Race Classic champions use winnings to establish scholarship

Posted on September 11th, 2014 by

The Racing Aces, Dianna Stanger, Joyce Wilson and Erin Cude, sponsored by Cirrus Aircraft, are establishing a new $5,000 Aviation Aces Scholarship for Women. The team just won the 2014 Air Race Classic and is funding the scholarship with their winnings... Continue Reading →

Upwind Summer Scholarship recipients now private pilots

Posted on September 10th, 2014 by

SAN CARLOS, Calif. — The Upwind Summer Scholarship Program congratulates its 2014 winners for successfully completing the program. Julie Korsmeyer and Stephen Schick, both of San Mateo, Calif., were chosen from a large pool of impressive applications to receive a complete primary flight... Continue Reading →

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NAFI seeks nominations to Flight Instructor Hall of Fame

Posted on September 9th, 2014 by

The National Association of Flight Instructors is soliciting nominations 2015 inductee(s) for the Flight Instructor Hall of Fame. Continue Reading →

Latest issue of FAA Safety Briefing online

Posted on September 6th, 2014 by

The September/October 2014 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on the world of student pilots and airmen-in-training. Continue Reading →

Continental sells 16 diesel engines to Spanish flight school

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Continental Motors Group reports that Aerodynamics Malaga S.L. (Aerodynamics), a Spanish flight training school, will retrofit 16 aircraft with the Continental Diesel jet fuel piston engine. Continue Reading →

Flying Cup Challenge winners compete at Oshkosh

Posted on September 2nd, 2014 by

Performing in an airshow is on many a pilot’s bucket list. Twelve young men from all over the world had that special opportunity at AirVenture this year through the Flying Cup Challenge. The young men competed against one another in a... Continue Reading →

CATS Testing Center opens at GMU

Posted on September 2nd, 2014 by

A new CATS Testing Center has opened at Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU) in Greenville, S.C. Continue Reading →

Crosswind students qualify for insurance credits

Posted on August 29th, 2014 by

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Crosswind Concepts (CC) students who complete the Maximum Demonstrated Crosswind (MDC) training session now qualify for a 5% premium credit on aviation insurance policies under Avemco’s Safety Rewards Program, according to CC manager Taylor Albrecht. Continue Reading →