PilotEdge and IMC Club collaborate on IFR Proficiency Center at AirVenture

Posted on July 31st, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — PilotEdge and IMC Club are collaborating on the newly-launched IFR Pilot Proficiency Center at AirVenture 2014. Pilots can experience a series of carefully crafted IFR flights, specifically designed to get them flying “in the system,” while exposing them to increasingly... Continue Reading →


X-Copter gets FAA nod

Posted on July 30th, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — X-Copter is offering more than $7,500 in incentives for the lease or purchase of its next generation helicopter simulator during AirVenture 2014 taking place through Aug. 3. The new X-Copter is on display at the show in the HAI HELI-CENTER (Helicopter Association International) helicopter... Continue Reading →


King Schools releases EASA pilot courses on the iPad

Posted on July 30th, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — King Schools officials noted at this week’s AirVenture that pilots the world over seeking an EASA Light Aircraft Pilot License (LAPL), Private Pilot License (PPL) or Night Rating certification now can study for their knowledge tests using an... 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 →

ATP Flight School acquires Higher Power Aviation

Posted on July 18th, 2014 by

DALLAS — ATP Flight School has purchased a majority ownership interest in Higher Power Aviation, marking ATP’s entry into the transport-category type rating business. Continue Reading →

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New flight school opens at SNA

Posted on July 10th, 2014 by

It has been more than 34 years since a helicopter flight school has opened its doors at John Wayne Airport in Orange County, Calif. In fact Revolution Aviation is the first flight school locally to offer crossover training in helicopter,... Continue Reading →

SUN ‘n FUN Summer Camps take off

Posted on July 9th, 2014 by

LAKELAND, Florida — Destination Aviation and STEMtastic summer camps have started at the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) on the SUN ‘n FUN Campus. Continue Reading →

What student pilots wished they had known

Posted on July 8th, 2014 by blogger Sarina Houston put out a call to pilots on Reddit asking them what they wished they had known as a student pilot. The answers are interesting, ranging from how to get fuel at a self-service pump to how... Continue Reading →

Auburn University plans new aviation center

Posted on July 8th, 2014 by

Auburn University in Alabama is elevating its aviation program by establishing a center that will serve as a focal point for instruction, research and outreach and support the aviation and aerospace industries. Continue Reading →

FlightSafety promotes Hausmann to manager of LaGuardia center

Posted on July 4th, 2014 by

FlightSafety International has promoted Glenn Hausmann to manager of the company’s Learning Center at New York’s LaGuardia Airport. He succeeds Ralph Lintelman who has been named manager of the center in Wilmington, Delaware. Continue Reading →