Five accredited as Master Instructors

Posted on November 1st, 2013 by

Five CFIs have received or renewed accreditation as Master Instructors from Master Instructors LLC and its Board of Review. Continue Reading →

Observations and invitations

Posted on October 29th, 2013 by

Attached to the main administration building at the Santa Monica Airport in Southern California is an observation deck. It’s a wide concrete structure with a curved metal railing that allows excellent views of the area, reaching from the Hollywood sign... Continue Reading →

Carol Keel 1st Solo Flight Oct 19_2013

Medallion Foundation supports Nenana ‘Pilot’ program

Posted on October 29th, 2013 by

Students in the aviation program at the Nenana High School in Nenana, Alaska, have received a new flight simulator provided by the Medallion Foundation to add to the school’s new aviation education program. Continue Reading →

FlightSafety enhances myFlightSafety

Posted on October 28th, 2013 by

FlightSafety International unveiled new functionality to its myFlightSafety Customer portal at last week’s National Business Aviation Convention in Las Vegas. Continue Reading →

FlightSafety expands eLearning program with new ADS-B course

Posted on October 25th, 2013 by

FlightSafety International will offer a new web-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance–Broadcast (ADS-B) Course as part of the ongoing expansion of the company’s eLearning programs. Continue Reading →

#NBAA13: FlightSafety enhances iPad app

Posted on October 23rd, 2013 by

LAS VEGAS — At this week’s National Business Aviation Association convention, FlightSafety International unveiled its newly enhanced training materials iPad app. Continue Reading →


First IMC Club Chapter in Latin America to open in Santiago, Chile

Posted on October 21st, 2013 by

Pilots will meet in November in Santiago, the capital of Chile, to establish the first chapter of the IMC Club International in Latin America. Continue Reading →


Master Instructor Program transitions to Internet-based application process

Posted on October 21st, 2013 by

The Master Instructor Continuing Education Program (MICEP) began its transition to an Internet-based application process in October 2013, joining organizations such as TEDx, Disney, and Chicago Public Schools as clients of FluidReview’s online application management system. This is one of... Continue Reading →

Insurance company offers GA pilots incentives to obtain advanced training

Posted on October 21st, 2013 by

Insurance company Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has signed an agreement with flight simulation and training companies, CAE and Aviation Performance Solutions (APS), which will allow general aviation clients based in North America to increase aviation safety through a combination of... Continue Reading →

16 year old’s solo captured by local TV news

Posted on October 20th, 2013 by

What a cool story! Sierra Patterson soloed on her 16th birthday and the local television station was there to capture it — complete with a proud dad, worried mom and a very excited young girl. Check it out here. And... Continue Reading →