Latest issue of FAA Safety Briefing online

Posted on September 6th, 2014 by

The September/October 2014 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on the world of student pilots and airmen-in-training. Continue Reading →

WGN-TV’s WeatherBug camera now live at Lewis University

Posted on September 6th, 2014 by

WGN-TV has located one of its WeatherBug cameras on Lewis University’s main campus in Romeoville, Ill. The camera’s high power lens shows weather conditions on the campus and can be focused to provide views of conditions at the Lewis University... Continue Reading →

New air traffic control tower to open at KTME

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

BROOKSHIRE, Texas — A new air traffic control tower will open Oct. 1 at Houston Executive Airport (KTME). Continue Reading →

Continental sells 16 diesel engines to Spanish flight school

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Continental Motors Group reports that Aerodynamics Malaga S.L. (Aerodynamics), a Spanish flight training school, will retrofit 16 aircraft with the Continental Diesel jet fuel piston engine. Continue Reading →

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Belite inks Canadian distribution agreeement

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Belite Aircraft reports that Melody Aircraft, of Alberta, Canada, will exclusively distribute Belite’s aircraft and kits throughout Canada. Continue Reading →

Dallas Airmotive donates $10,000 to Texas Scottish Rite Hospital

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Dallas Airmotive recently donated $10,000 to the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (TSRHC), located in downtown Dallas, to support children with orthopedic, neurological and learning disorders. Continue Reading →

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IMC Club chapter to open in Stevens Point, Wis.

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Pilots will meet Sept. 18 at 6:30 pm in the conference room at the Stevens Point Municipal Airport/Mattson Field to establish the Stevens Point Wisconsin Chapter of the IMC Club International. Continue Reading →

FAA grants more time to comment on hangar-use policy

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

The FAA will allow an additional 30 days to comment on its proposed hangar-use policy under an extension granted Tuesday following multiple requests from the GA community. Continue Reading →

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SocialFlight expands worldwide

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

SocialFlight, a web and mobile app for finding events and interesting places to fly, is expanding worldwide. This includes international aviation events, airports and Points-of-Interest (POIs) within walking distance of airports and aviation events. Local aviation METAR weather is also provided... Continue Reading →

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Winner of the Lightspeed Aviation OSH Treasure Hunt named

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

Christopher Burgermeister of Yorkville, Illinois, has been named the winner of the Lightspeed Aviation Treasure Hunt at AirVenture 2014 in Oshkosh. Chris was randomly drawn from a field of 50 treasure hunters who found hidden treasure chests spread across the... Continue Reading →