I was recently poking around the FAA website when I came across the Airport and Airway Trust Fund Fact Sheet for fiscal year 2016. It was like re-reading a section of the FARs after too many years. The trust fund was created in 1970 to fund aviation programs with aviation-related excise taxes on passengers, cargo, […]
Source: http://generalaviationnews.comA dose of FAA revenue reality
The FAA has proposed to adopt an airworthiness directive (AD) affecting numerous models of Cessna 172, 182, 206, 207, and 210 airplanes that would require inspection for possible metal-fatigue cracking in the lower area of the forward cabin doorpost bulkhead, and any necessary repairs.
Florida’s Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport has become the nation’s first general aviation airport to introduce automated passport control (APC) self-service kiosks at its onsite U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facility.
A little look around on a busy Sunday afternoon at Moraine Airpark I73, then a flight to check a few more things off for my oral and flight tests. Moraine airport is home to Beaver valley aviation if you are interested in lessons.
Will Enable Retail Customers On Its 4G LTE Airborne Network The FAA has awarded an STC to Avidyne, manufacturing partner for SmartSky, for the installation and operation of a SmartSky 4G LTE system, in this case, on a Cessna Citation Excel.
Source: aero newsFAA Approves First STC For SmartSky
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