The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has accepted uAvionix patent application for Aircraft Navigation Light ADS-B Radio, including the Power Transcoder. The patent is expected to be issued Dec. 18, 2018. [Read more…]
Getting a drone for the holidays? The FAA’s “Buzzy the Drone” will help you learn the do’s and don’ts of being a responsible drone operator and flying your new purchase safely. [Read more…]
HURON, S.D. – Under new ownership, Huron Regional Airport’s sole FBO has a new name: Fly Jet Center.
Previously known as Skyways, the FBO at KHON is getting more than a fresh name, according to company officials. The newly-renovated facility features a pilot’s lounge, conference room, flight planning room with internet access, wireless internet, pilot supplies, a passenger lobby, and heated hangar space. [Read more…]
These women will be honored at the 30th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference during an induction ceremony and celebration dinner at the Long Beach Convention Center on Saturday, March 16, 2019, from 6-8 p.m. [Read more…]
The Fly Washington Passport Program, an incentive program encouraging pilots and aviation enthusiasts to explore Washington’s public-use airports, is searching for designers and artists to create a patch representative of each of the state’s six regions, including the Olympic Peninsula, southwest, northwest, south central, north central, and eastern areas of Washington state.
Participants will use an official Fly Washington Passport Booklet to collect stamps at enrolled airports. Pilots who fly into all of the participating airports within each region will receive the special patch to proudly display on their flight jacket. [Read more…]
Oregon recently gained a new backcountry airfield, developed with assistance from the Recreational Aviation Foundation.
The Mountain Views Airfield is on a working dry wheat farm, about eight miles northwest of Condon, Oregon. [Read more…]