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 →

FlightSafety expands Teterboro center

Posted on June 10th, 2014 by

FlightSafety International recently celebrated the grand opening of its newly expanded and renovated Learning Center in Teterboro, New Jersey. Continue Reading →

SunState slates Open House for June 14

Posted on June 4th, 2014 by

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — SunState Aviation at Kissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM) is hosting an open house on Saturday, June 14, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Continue Reading →

AOPA Foundation offers scholarships

Posted on May 28th, 2014 by

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) Foundation will award 11 scholarships in 2014 to help support outstanding student pilots. Ten of the scholarships will provide $5,000 each and an 11th scholarship will award $12,000 to student pilots pursuing an FAA... Continue Reading →

Zulu Flight Training and Continental Motors plan Learn to Fly Day

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 by

FAIRHOPE, Ala. — Zulu Flight Training and Continental Motors will hold a “Learn to Fly” day on Saturday, May 24, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at H. L. Sonny Callahan Airport.  Admission is free. Events and activities include Discovery Flights, Young Eagles flights,... Continue Reading →

King Schools offers discount on ATP training

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 by

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Pilots who pass the ATP written exam before Aug. 1 of this year won’t have to take the expensive ground and simulator training that will be required after that date. A surprise bonus is that once you pass... Continue Reading →

Scholarships available for Aerosim Flight Academy

Posted on May 16th, 2014 by

SANFORD, Fla. – Aerosim Flight Academy is offering new students who enroll by June 12 the opportunity to receive up to $10,000 toward their pilot training via the Aerosim Future Pilot Scholarship program. Continue Reading →

K-State Salina and Yingling Aviation cut the ribbon on a new flight simulator

Posted on May 13th, 2014 by

Kansas State University Salina aviation students now have a new piece of technology to train on thanks to a generous donation from a Wichita aviation company. Continue Reading →

Touch Trainer available at Banyan Pilot Shop

Posted on May 10th, 2014 by

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Banyan Pilot Shop now offers pilots the chance to use — for free — the FlyThisSim’s Touch Trainer, an FAA Basic Aviation Training Device  that accurately simulates performance on Cirrus, Cessna, Beechcraft, and Diamond aircraft. Continue Reading →