Book signing at GMU May 3

Posted on April 28th, 2014 by

Children’s book author and pilot Paul Hohmann will be signing copies of his new book “The Tale of Tango” May 3 at Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU) in South Carolina, starting at 11 a.m. at the Runway Cafe. Continue Reading →

New book: Area 51 – Black Jets

Posted on April 24th, 2014 by

Area 51, until recently, was the worst-kept U.S. government secret. We all knew it existed, but the mystery of the place remained, and still does. Bill Yenne’s book, “Area 51 Black Jets – A History of the Aircraft Developed at... Continue Reading →

Managing Risk: Best Practices for Pilots

Posted on April 10th, 2014 by

Now available from ASA is “Managing Risk: Best Practices for Pilots,” which uses actual aircraft accident examples, statistics, aviation safety studies, and the authors’ more than 60 years of combined experience as pilots and flight safety educators to document and... Continue Reading →

Book: Do you enjoy trivia?

Posted on February 27th, 2014 by

Are you a trivia fiend? If so, “The Smithsonian Book of Air & Space Trivia” might be just the ticket. The book teaches the history of aviation and space by asking and answering loads of questions. For example: Continue Reading →


‘Swamp Eagles’ published

Posted on February 25th, 2014 by

Deep beneath the dark Louisiana swamp waters exists a lake of rich oil and gas deposits. This wealth has been extracted by the petroleum industries over the past 50 years, but very little has been written of the role of... Continue Reading →


From Cropduster to Airline Captain

Posted on February 18th, 2014 by

One of our favorite people, LeRoy Brown, has released his biography: “From Cropduster to Airline Captain: The Biography of Captain Leroy H. Brown.” Continue Reading →

University Aviation Press debuts

Posted on February 3rd, 2014 by

Making its debut is University Aviation Press, a division of Aviation Supplies & Academics (ASA). Continue Reading →

An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth

Posted on January 21st, 2014 by

Astronaut Chris Hadfield has logged nearly 4,000 hours in space. A recent 144 days stint as commander of the International Space Station (ISS) saw him post hundreds of spectacular images to Twitter (@Cmdr_Hadfield) which earned him more than 1 million... Continue Reading →

Practical Test Standards for ATP updated

Posted on January 16th, 2014 by

Now available is the updated Practical Test Standards For Airline Transport Pilot and Type Rating. Continue Reading →

Latest edition of ‘Say Again, Please’ released

Posted on January 13th, 2014 by

The fifth edition of “Say Again, Please” has been released. Continue Reading →