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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 →

Crosswind Concepts expands to Centennial Airport

Posted on July 3rd, 2014 by

Crosswind Concepts, an aviation training center based at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (KBJC) in Broomfield, Colorado, has opened a second training facility at Centennial Airport in Englewood, Colorado. Continue Reading →

Wichita Aero Club awards scholarship

Posted on June 24th, 2014 by

WICHITA — For the second year in a row, the Wichita Aero Club awarded its Edward W. Stimpson scholarship to a Kansas State University-Salina student, Elias Peterson of Lindsborg, Kansas. Continue Reading →


CTI Professional Flight Training selects Diamond Aircraft

Posted on June 23rd, 2014 by

CTI Professional Flight Training has selected the Diamond DA20-C1 (pictured above) as its primary trainer and the Austro Engine-powered DA42 (pictured below) as its complex, multi-engine trainer. Continue Reading →

AOPA launches flight training poll

Posted on June 19th, 2014 by

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) has opened its flight training poll, a survey that allows student pilots to offer feedback on their flight training experiences. This is the third year for the poll, which provides data on the... Continue Reading →

Wagstaff joins forces with Southeast Aero to create aerobatic school

Posted on June 12th, 2014 by

Kramer Upchurch, president of Southeast Aero, and Patty Wagstaff have teamed up to create the Patty Wagstaff Aerobatic School in St. Augustine, Florida. Continue Reading →