Government Shutdown Grounds Aviation Safety Inspectors

PASS Union Expresses Outrage That They Are Not Considered Essential Personnel The government shutdown triggered Friday by an inability of Congress to agree to a continuing resolution funding the government has led to the furlough of FAA safety inspectors represented by the Professional Aviation Safety Specialists, AFL-CIO (PASS).
Source: aero newsGovernment Shutdown Grounds Aviation Safety Inspectors

Droning on

I checked off a New Year’s resolution in 2017 when I successfully added Unmanned, small Aircraft System Remote Pilot to my list of pilot certifications. I am one of the more than 23,000 people who has earned that license since the FAA began issuing it in 2013. More than 23,000 licenses in only four years […]
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Aviation honors its own at Legends gala

From parachutists and glider pilots to executives and entrepreneurs, aviation recognized the best of the best at the fifteenth annual Living Legends of Aviation awards ceremony in Beverly Hills, California, on Jan. 19. Actor and pilot John Travolta hosted the black-tie event at the Beverly Hilton hotel, which is a fundraiser for the Kiddie Hawk Air Academy.

Source: aopaAviation honors its own at Legends gala

Inaugural General Aviation Women’s Leadership Forum slated

BOCA RATON, Florida — The International Aviation Women’s Association (IAWA) has opened registration for its inaugural general aviation leadership forum, which will be hosted in the Privaira Aviation hangar at the Boca Raton Airport Jan. 25, 2018. The event will focus on the opportunities for growth in the industry, with an emphasis on attracting, retaining […]
Source: http://generalaviationnews.comInaugural General Aviation Women’s Leadership Forum slated

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