EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018: 1st Oshkosh? 40th? Either way, 5 Must-Do’s

Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! There’s too much to do at AirVenture, the biggest airshow in the world. We get it. So here are five things to do that we’re guessing you’ll remember for years to come. 5. Tribute to World War I: It won’t be long until there…
24/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

News and Updates – FAA-EC Pact Paves the Way for Lower Costs for U.S. Manufacturers.

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the European Commission (EC) have signed a decision that will pave the way to lower fees that the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) charges U.S. manufacturers to validate their design approvals.The agreementcalled Bilateral Oversight Board Decision 0008 (BOB 0008)was formalized at the 17th Annual FAA-EASA International Safety Conference in…
24/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018: 1st Oshkosh? 40th? Either way, 5 Must-Do’s

Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! There’s too much to do at AirVenture, the biggest airshow in the world. We get it. So here are five things to do that we’re guessing you’ll remember for years to come. 5. Tribute to World War I: It won’t be long until there…
23/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

News and Updates – FAA Commissions New Tower at Sarasota Airport

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) cut over to a new air traffic control tower at Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport early this morning. The new, 128 foot-tall tower will enable air traffic controllers to continue to provide the safest, most efficient service to flights at the busy Florida airport.Air traffic controllers working in the 525 square-foot tower…
23/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

Privatization: Here We Go Again

Subscribe today to Plane & Pilot magazine for industry news, reviews and more! If you thought ATC Privatization was dead and buried, think again. The plan, which would cede control of air traffic management to a board controlled by the airlines, suffered defeat earlier this year, only to be inserted at the eleventh-hour into a funding…
22/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

Inexperienced Pilots Experience Sheer Horror During Flight

Subscribe today to Plane & Pilot magazine for industry news, reviews and much more delivered straight to you! Most of us are familiar with that bromide about life in the cockpit: “Hours of sheer boredom, punctuated by moments of sheer horror.” Like many declamations about flying, that’s quite an exaggeration. Most pilots I know, myself included,…
21/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

Speech – A Shared Language

Acting Administrator Daniel ElwellWashington, DCThank you, Eric. Good afternoon, everyone.Its a real honor for the United States to be hosting this years FAA-EASA International Aviation Safety Conference. And I thank you all for joining us.Its great to see so many of our international counterparts this week not only from Europe, but from around the world.And…
21/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

July 2018 Crossword Key

Subscribe today to Plane & Pilot magazine for industry news, reviews and much more delivered straight to you! Across     1  Most popular GA planes (two words)     7  One of two things a VOR might be telling you     8  A portmanteau for Gary Burrell and Min Kao’s baby     9  A type of…
20/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018: 1st Oshkosh? 40th? Either way, 5 Must-Do’s

Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! There’s too much to do at AirVenture, the biggest airshow in the world. We get it. So here are five things to do that we’re guessing you’ll remember for years to come. 5. Tribute to World War I: It won’t be long until there…
19/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

News and Updates – Want to be a Controller at the New York TRACON?

The Federal Aviation Administration is accepting applications beginning June 19 through June 26 from people interested in becoming air traffic controllers at the New York Terminal Radar Approach Control (TRACON) facility in Westbury, N.Y.The
19/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

Plane on Fire On The Runway

Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! Aviation may have come close to having a disaster on October 26, 2016, when an American Airlines Boeing 767-323 experienced an uncontained engine failure and fire during its takeoff roll at Chicago O'Hare International Airport. There were 170…
18/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy

FAA Announces Delay in 100LL Replacement Program

Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! In the first update on the subject in nearly a year, the FAA announced late last week that it was extending the target date for selecting suitable fuels as part of its Piston Aviation Fuels Initiative (PAFI) program…
17/06/2018/by Miami Flight Academy
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