Attempt at low pass ends fatally for three

Posted on March 20th, 2013 by

Aircraft: Piper Malibu. Injuries: 3 Fatal.Location: Monroe, Mich. Aircraft damage: Destroyed. What reportedly happened: The pilot, 58, had a private pilot certificate and an instrument rating. At the time of his last medical certificate application, he reported a total flight... Continue Reading →

Hawaii governor declares ‘Year of General Aviation’

Posted on March 19th, 2013 by

Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie has declared 2013 the “Year of General Aviation.” Continue Reading →

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Women in Aviation conference sets attendance record

Posted on March 18th, 2013 by

Women in Aviation, International set an attendance record at its 24th annual convention, held March 14-16 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville. Continue Reading →

Cultivating kids

Posted on March 14th, 2013 by

Our next print issue is all about growing the next generation of aviators — Cultivating Kids. We’ve got a lot of great stories in the works, but we wanted to go to the experts — our readers — to get... Continue Reading →

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Aviation artist Sam Lyons’ work now at Banyan Pilot Shop

Posted on March 7th, 2013 by

LAKELAND, Fla. – You never know how a relationship can start. That holds true for matters of the heart as well as for art. The president of Banyan Air Services, Don Campion, was attending the Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo... Continue Reading →

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Voting open for Great Lakes Paint Scheme Contest

Posted on February 25th, 2013 by

Cast your vote for the choice of paint scheme for WACO Aircraft’s first 2T-1A-2. One vote per person. Voting ends Sunday March 3.           Continue Reading →

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Twin Commander offers two new kits for owners

Posted on February 25th, 2013 by

Twin Commander Aircraft is introducing two new Custom Kits (CK) for operators. CK 186 replaces Weldon fuel boost pumps with Parker Airborne pumps, and CK 188 adds a  filler port to the supplemental oxygen system. Continue Reading →

FAA planning for $600 million in spending cuts

Posted on February 24th, 2013 by

WASHINGTON, D.C. – To prepare for the possibility of a budget sequestration on March 1, the FAA is making plans to reduce its expenditures by approximately $600 million for the remainder of Fiscal Year 2013. Continue Reading →

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LiveAirShowTV partners with EAA on new educational effort

Posted on February 24th, 2013 by

LiveAirShowTV, in conjunction with the International Society of Transport Aircraft Traders (ISTAT) Foundation and the Experimental Aircraft Association, is about to begin a new educational initiative called Careers in Aviation. “Careers” is a series of fast-moving videos featuring young professionals... Continue Reading →

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GTU advisory board abolished

Posted on February 14th, 2013 by

GEORGETOWN, Texas – Despite a good turnout from members of the Texas Aviation Association, AOPA, EAA and NBAA, the Georgetown City Council voted to abolish the GTU airport advisory board at the Feb. 12 meeting. Continue Reading →