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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 →

Free Preflight Weather Analysis Course available

Posted on April 19th, 2014 by

Find-it Fast Books now offers a free 440-page preflight weather analysis course for pilots of all experience levels. The PDF format course may be completed online or downloaded and shared with other pilots to desktops, laptops and tablet computers. Continue Reading →

New flight school launches at GMU

Posted on April 18th, 2014 by

Stratos Aviation Flight School has launched at Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU) in South Carolina. Continue Reading →

Frasca integrates Garmin’s GTN 650 into sims

Posted on April 17th, 2014 by

Frasca International recently delivered flight training devices (FTDs) with Garmin GTN 650 avionics. Continue Reading →

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Able Flight awards nine new scholarships

Posted on April 16th, 2014 by

It’s a record setting year for Able Flight with nine new scholarships awarded to date. Six of the recipients will soon begin their training at Purdue University’s Department of Aviation Technology, one has completed a career training course, and two... Continue Reading →