Fuller joins Bidding Ace board

Posted on July 1st, 2014 by

Former president of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Craig Fuller, has joined the board of directors of Bidding Ace, providers of an online marketplace for general aviation. Continue Reading →

Clever copters can learn as they fly

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

SHEFFIELD, England — Flying robots that can show true autonomy and even a bit of politeness in working together and venturing into hostile environments are being developed by engineers at the University of Sheffield. The research paves the way for... Continue Reading →

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Fantasy of Flight owner hopes new rum will take off

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

Kermit Weeks, the owner of Fantasy of Flight in Polk City, Florida, is preparing to launch a brand of spiced rum called “Naked in Jamaica,” according to a report at TheLedger.com. Weeks has even written a song to hep promote the new... Continue Reading →

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Colorado ‘Support Aviation’ license plate introduced

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

The Colorado Aviation Business Association (CABA) in collaboration with Colorado Pilots Association (CPA), Colorado General Aviation Alliance (CGAA), and Colorado Agricultural Aviation Association (CAAA), has introduced the “Support Aviation” license plate project to Colorado residents. Continue Reading →

Ohio man receives EAA’s Tony Bingelis Award

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — Dave Ross of Wakeman, Ohio, is the 2014 recipient of the Experimental Aircraft Association’s Tony Bingelis Award, recognized for his hard work as an EAA Technical Counselor, RV builder, and EAA chapter safety chairman. Continue Reading →

Charles Buckland named GM of Landmark Aviation at AVL

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

Charles (Chuck) Buckland has been named the General Manager of Landmark Aviation’s Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) location. Continue Reading →

West Star Aviation names new regional sales manager

Posted on June 30th, 2014 by

West Star Aviation has hired Ed Henry as Regional Sales Manager responsible for the eastern territory of the United States including:  Washington D.C., Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. Continue Reading →

KN51 in the middle of a tug of war

Posted on June 29th, 2014 by

How would you feel if the local government was trying to acquire property that had been in your family since 1939 — whether you wanted them to or not? That is the situation facing the Solberg family in Readington Township,... Continue Reading →

Pilots take control of day-to-day operations at O52

Posted on June 29th, 2014 by

Pilots involved with the Sutter Buttes Regional Aviation Association (SBRAA) will take over day-to-day operations at Sutter County Airport (O52) in Northern California on Tuesday, July 1. Continue Reading →

Mattituck Services to purchase Southern Avionics and Communications

Posted on June 29th, 2014 by

Continental Motors Group’s MRO subsidiary, Mattituck Services, Inc. (MSI) will add avionics and aircraft interior maintenance, repair and overhaul capabilities through an agreement to purchase Southern Avionics and Communications, which is located in Mobile, Alabama. Continue Reading →