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 →

Plotting your course on becoming a pilot

Posted on May 10th, 2014 by

Designed to mimic a true aeronautical chart, ASA’s Plotting Your Course fold-out brochure is loaded with information about how to get a pilot’s license. While this free “chart” should not be used for navigation, it should be used to inspire... Continue Reading →

Embry-Riddle adds Arrow trainers to fleet

Posted on May 9th, 2014 by

VERO BEACH, Fla. — Piper Aircraft will begin delivering the first of five new Piper Arrow pilot training aircraft to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach, Fla. campus. Continue Reading →

Zenith aircraft training Chinese pilots

Posted on May 8th, 2014 by

Zenith recently shipped its 45th kit for a STOL CH 750 to China. Continue Reading →

FlightSafety to host sim engineering and maintenance conference

Posted on May 7th, 2014 by

FlightSafety International will host the 2014 Flight Simulation Engineering and Maintenance Conference Sept. 15-18, at the Renaissance Tulsa Hotel and Convention Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Continue Reading →

Minden Soaring Club awards scholarships

Posted on May 7th, 2014 by

The Minden Soaring Club in Nevada has awarded eight scholarships to local youth to help finance flight and ground instruction in preparation for obtaining a private glider rating. Continue Reading →

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 →