Airwolf at GMU now approved for VA flight training

Posted on May 6th, 2014 by

Airwolf Aviation Services at the Greenville Downtown Airport (KGMU) in Greenville, S.C., is now an approved V.A. flight training school, making it the only one in South Carolina. Continue Reading →

UND orders additional Piper trainers

Posted on May 6th, 2014 by

Piper Aircraft has taken orders for three twin-engine piston-powered Training Class Piper Seminole aircraft from the UND Aerospace Foundation, which provides training and aircraft for the University of North Dakota’s John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences. Continue Reading →

Jeppesen teams with Peters Software to provide EASA pilot training materials

Posted on May 5th, 2014 by

Jeppesen has teamed with Peters Software, a provider of training and test preparation software programs for EASA private and commercial pilot license preparation, to provide private pilot training courseware and materials in Europe. Continue Reading →

Thunderstorm Avoidance seminar at KGSH

Posted on May 3rd, 2014 by

A Thunderstorm Avoidance seminar is slated for May 10 at Goshen Municipal Airport (KGSH) in Indiana. Continue Reading →

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EASA approves G1000 for Piper Seminoles

Posted on May 2nd, 2014 by

VERO BEACH, Fla. — Piper Aircraft has received Type Certificate validation from the European Aviation Safety Agency to incorporate the Garmin G1000 avionics suite into new twin-engine Piper Seminole aircraft models. Continue Reading →

Bonanza owner wins King sweepstakes

Posted on April 29th, 2014 by

Patrick Timmons of Oklahoma is the winner of John and Martha King’s “Let Us Be Your Mentors” Sweepstakes, featuring a flight with John and Martha in King Schools’ FalconJet to Palm Springs for dinner, hangar flying, and mentoring. Continue Reading →

Liberty University partners with Cessna Pilot Centers

Posted on April 28th, 2014 by

Cessna is collaborating with Liberty University to complement Liberty’s School of Aeronautics flight training program. Under this agreement, students who enroll in flight training at qualifying Cessna Pilot Centers can also enroll in Liberty’s online courses leading to a bachelor’s... Continue Reading →

Training that’s just your type

Posted on April 27th, 2014 by

“Too much airplane, not enough pilot.” We’ve all heard that before, referring to an accident where the pilot lacks sufficient knowledge of an airplane’s systems or flight characteristics or he gets behind the airplane because it is too technologically advanced... Continue Reading →

First-ever California Pilot Safety Tour takes off

Posted on April 24th, 2014 by

PilotSafety.org is touring Central and Northern California in the next week providing free FAA Wings Safety Classes and safety information from Camarillo to Eureka. Continue Reading →

Continental exports flight training model to Europe

Posted on April 24th, 2014 by

After a year and half of testing its dual site flight training approach, Zulu Flight Training is exporting its model to Europe. Continue Reading →