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 →

Bearhawk Aircraft receives FAA approval for transition training

Posted on August 28th, 2014 by

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Bearhawk Aircraft has received the first FAA authorization for transition training in a four-place Bearhawk amateur-built airplane. Bearhawk builder, owner and certified flight instructor (CFI), Jared Yates of Hickory, North Carolina, has received a Letter of Deviation... Continue Reading →

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CTI Professional Flight Training adds sim

Posted on August 26th, 2014 by

MILLINGTON, Tenn. — CTI Professional Flight Training has acquired a new flight simulator equipped with three-dimensional motion, accurate cockpit panel, and realistic control stick loading. CTI Professional Flight Training’s students will use the flight simulator to experience a lifelike flight mission... Continue Reading →

Natalie Bingham Hoover wins NAFI’s Laslo Writing Award

Posted on August 25th, 2014 by

Natalie Bingham Hoover has won the National Association of Flight Instructors 2014 Laslo Writing Award. Continue Reading →

USAeroFlight partners with Stratos Aviation

Posted on August 20th, 2014 by

After more than 30 years, Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C., decided to phase out its aviation program. That led three instructors in the program to create USAeroGroup to take over the college’s aircraft maintenance and aviation training programs as... Continue Reading →

Catholic Aviation Association launches flying club network

Posted on August 18th, 2014 by

A new non-profit organization, The Catholic Aviation Association (CAA), whose motto is “Faith, Flying and Fellowship,” plans to establish a nationwide network of flying clubs, to be known as Cupertino Aviation Clubs. Continue Reading →

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FlightSafety’s Pilatus sim receives FAA nod

Posted on August 15th, 2014 by

FlightSafety International’s new Pilatus PC-12/47 simulator has been qualified to Level D by the FAA. This simulator is the only FAA Level D qualified simulator for the Pilatus PC-12/47 available worldwide. Continue Reading →

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Kent State University to get new Piper Arrow trainers

Posted on August 5th, 2014 by

Piper Aircraft will deliver two new Piper Arrow training aircraft later this year to the Aeronautics Division at Kent State University‘s College of Applied Engineering, Sustainability and Technology. Continue Reading →

Deal inked at AirVenture to develop training for loss-of-control situations

Posted on July 31st, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott Campus’ Robertson Safety Institute and Flight Research Inc. inked a deal Wednesday, July 30, at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014 to produce training and curriculum programs for aircraft loss-of-control situations. Continue Reading →