AeroCamps take off

Posted on June 18th, 2014 by

Coast to coast, for the fifth year in a row, kids between the ages of 12-18 will be flocking to local AeroCamps for the chance to explore aviation and aerospace this summer. AeroCamp is a day camp program hosted by members... Continue Reading →

AirVenture tempts teachers with freebies

Posted on June 17th, 2014 by

You don’t have to be a pilot or an aircraft mechanic to enjoy the largest general aviation gathering in North America. To prove that point, Build A Plane, in partnership with AirVenture, is offering teachers a very special perk for... Continue Reading →

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Gulfstream donates G100 to Savannah Tech

Posted on June 17th, 2014 by

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently donated a Gulfstream G100 aircraft and several other items to Savannah Technical College. The aircraft, which was retired from the company fleet in May 2013, will be used as a training tool in... Continue Reading →

Pegasus Elite Aviation donates engine to school

Posted on June 17th, 2014 by

VAN NUYS, Calif. — Students at the Los Angeles Unified School District’s North Valley Occupational Center – Aviation (NVOC – Aviation) have a new tool to gain insight into the functioning of turbine engines, thanks to a donation of a Rolls-Royce... Continue Reading →

What kind of pilot runs out of gas?

Posted on June 9th, 2014 by

Avemco Insurance Co. Vice President Mike Adams will present “What Kind of Pilot Runs Out of Gas?” at the Rochester, N.Y., Safety Stand Down Saturday, June 14. Adams will illustrate how a flight’s fuel looks right, until it isn’t. Continue Reading →

FlightSafety to build new learning center in Columbus, Ohio

Posted on June 6th, 2014 by

FlightSafety International will build a new Learning Center in Columbus, Ohio. Continue Reading →

Clay Lacy donates business jets to LA aviation school

Posted on June 6th, 2014 by

VAN NUYS, Calif. — Veteran pilot and business aviation pioneer Clay Lacy has donated two retired corporate jets — a Learjet 24 and Gulfstream GIISP — to an aircraft mechanics school at Van Nuys Airport (VNY). Continue Reading →

Clay Lacy donates jets to LA school

Posted on June 4th, 2014 by

Veteran pilot and business aviation pioneer Clay Lacy will donate two iconic business jets, a non-flying Learjet 24 and Gulfstream GIISP, June 5 to an aircraft mechanics school at Van Nuys Airport, marking the largest single gift in the adult... Continue Reading →

NJ Institute of Technology gets FAA nod to test UAS

Posted on May 21st, 2014 by

More than two years ago, New Jersey Institute of Technology Professor Michael Chumer was testing Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) that were deployed in California yet able to send video to his emergency management network at NJIT. The video clearly showed... Continue Reading →

University develops new curriculum around jet engine sim

Posted on May 19th, 2014 by

SALINA, Kansas — The aviation program at Kansas State University Salina is entering a new collaboration to develop curriculum for a jet engine simulator. K-State Salina has agreed to work with Price Induction to create a curriculum using the French company’s... Continue Reading →