‘A Personal Flyer’s Guide to More Enjoyable Flying’

Posted on November 29th, 2013 by

Capt. David C. Koch, author of “False Security: The Real Story About Airline Safety” and executive director of the Center For Airmanship Excellence, has released a new book, “A Personal Flyer’s Guide to More Enjoyable Flying,” which, he says, “provides... Continue Reading →


PilotWorkshops releases Garmin GTN manuals

Posted on November 18th, 2013 by

PilotWorkshops has released its “Pilot-Friendly” GPS Manuals for the Garmin GTN 650 and GTN 750 units. Continue Reading →


Student Pilot Flight Record Folder now available

Posted on November 8th, 2013 by

Now available from ASA is a Private Pilot Student Flight Record folder, which helps flight instructors and flight schools organize and document student progress towards private pilot certification. The folder covers all areas of operation, tasks, and areas of emphasis... Continue Reading →


Latest edition of Commercial Pilot Oral Exam Guide released

Posted on November 4th, 2013 by

The eighth edition of the Commercial Pilot Oral Exam Guide by Michael D. Hayes has recently been released. Continue Reading →

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New book examines Hollywood star’s mysterious plane crash

Posted on November 2nd, 2013 by

Set for publication in January, Robert Matzen’s sixth book “Fireball: Carole Lombard & the Mystery of Flight 3,” will be released on the 72nd anniversary of the mysterious plane crash that killed Carole and 21 others. Continue Reading →


Free FAR/AIM during AOPA Summit

Posted on October 10th, 2013 by

ASA is making the 2014 FAR/AIM eBook available as a free download to iPhone and iPad users between Oct. 10-12 to coincide with the AOPA Aviation Summit in Fort Worth, Texas. The eBook can be downloaded via ASA’s Reader App,... Continue Reading →


New edition of Glider Flying Handbook released

Posted on October 4th, 2013 by

Last updated in 2003, the newly revised Glider Flying Handbook is the FAA’s primary technical manual for the required aeronautical knowledge necessary to operate a glider. Continue Reading →


Fifth edition of ‘The Complete Advanced Pilot’ released

Posted on September 25th, 2013 by

Now available is the fifth edition of “The Complete Advanced Pilot” by Bob Gardner. Continue Reading →

Review: Non-Stop: A Turbulent History of Northwest Airlines

Posted on September 19th, 2013 by

Many of General Aviation News readers have a connection with the airline industry. Many not directly connected to the airline industry follow it all the same. Stop by any number of plane-spotter websites to see the copious number of beautiful images... Continue Reading →


Latest edition of ‘Guide to the Flight Review’ released

Posted on September 7th, 2013 by

ASA has released the seventh edition of “Guide to the Flight Review” by Jackie Spanitz, based on the Oral Exam Guide series by Michael Hayes. Continue Reading →