The inner workings of aircraft have always fascinated Michael Cook … To earn an airframe certification, students must complete 400 clock hours of general study and 1,000 clock hours of training. Power plant certification requires an additional 650 …
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Although the Block Aircraft Registration Request (BARR … A few weeks later Jens Hennig, the group’s privacy ad hoc leader and v-p of operations at the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA), issued a white paper that describes the privacy …
Source: bingUnencrypted ADS-B OUT Confounds Aircraft Blocking
Earlier reports said the pilot of the aircraft had given prior intimation to airport authorities … The press release quoting Director General (DG) CAA Amjad Ali Toor outlined these reasons for the crash landing.The DG CAA asked airlines to ensure their …
Source: bingPilot who crash-landed Shaheen aircraft was drunk, report finds
November 13, 2015 ePilot Training Tip: 'At your own risk'
Source: aopaNovember 13, 2015, AOPA ePilot: Flight Training Edition
AOPA members get discount rates from three car rental brands that rank at the top of the latest J.D. Power survey: Enterprise, National, and Alamo.
Source: aopaAOPA partners sweep satisfaction survey
Wesco Aircraft Holdings (NASDAQ:WAIR … The Company serves 8,300 customers, which includes commercial, military and general aviation sectors, including the original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and their subcontractors. The Business also services …
Source: bingWesco Aircraft Holdings Trading Down 4.2% (WAIR)
November 13, 2015 Salute to veterans; Tips to prevent power-on stalls
Source: aopaNovember 13, 2015, issue of 'AOPA ePilot' weekly newsletter
The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) is announcing the launch of Pro Pilot, a new level of membership available exclusively to professional pilots. For $21.99 per month, Pro Pilot provides services and protections to professional pilots whose livelihood depends on maintaining their pilot certificate and medical certification.
Source: aopaAOPA ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF PRO PILOT MEMBERSHIP
Cobalt Aircraft has tried to launch a four-to-five-passenger canard aircraft for a decade and is now taking pre-orders for a certified version in California, but will need $30 million to complete certification.
Source: aopaCobalt Aircraft restarts sales efforts
“In reaching this agreement… ITU has responded in record time to the expectations of the global community on the major issue concerning global flight tracking,” the organisation’s secretary general … signals from aircraft to terrestrial stations …
Source: bingDeal on sat tracks of aircraft