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  • A Fiftieth Anniversary Party for Cessna’s Model 172

    Last year marked the 50-year anniversary of the Cessna Skyhawk 172. The tricycle-gear 4-seat Cessna 172 is one of the world’s most popular airplanes of all time. To date, Cessna has delivered ...

  • How to Find a Quality Flight Training Program

    Attending flight school is a big decision. You can't just waltz into class and grab a seat. Besides, even if you could do that, you don't know the kind of education you'll receive. Like any ...

  • Fort Worth Alliance Air Show 2012

    As the premier air show in North Texas, the Fort Worth Alliance Air Show 2012 will feature both the US Air Force Thunderbirds and the Canadian Snowbirds ...

  • FAA Announces Next Generation of ATC

    By 2014, all airplanes will be monitored in the United States using global satellite positioning instead of the radar system currently used. Known as the Automatic Dependent ...

  • FAA Faces Multiple Challenges in Drone Regulation

    As drone technology advances, the call for regulation of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) by various parties is becoming more urgent. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has been given a ...

  • 2012 Indianapolis Air Show

    The 2012 Indianapolis Air Show will be a memorable event with many talented performers taking to the air to astound the crowds. Catch the following in action: USAF Thunderbirds, Tim Weber ...

  • The Great Eastern Fly-in 2010

    From the 8th to the 11th of January 2010, the RAAF will be celebrating their 70th anniversary, with the Great Eastern Fly-in. Pilots from across Australia, will be loading family and friends ...

  • Scott AFB Air Show 2009

    Advertised as “Airpower Over the Midwest”, the Scott Air Force Base Air Show promises a program loaded with fun and excitement, with something for each member of the family. ...

  • Evergreen Aviation Museum – Airplanes

    Evergreen Aviation Museum is located in McMinnville, Oregon and houses various aviation exhibits as well as more than 50 historical aircraft. The museum is now the home of Howard Hughes' ...

  • Introducing Cessna’s Skyhawk TD

    After an extensive market survey and rigorous flight testing, Cessna Aircraft Company has made the announcement that, from mid-2008, the Skyhawk 172S airplane will be available fitted with a ...

  • Aerospace Museum is Restoring a Curtiss JN-4D Bi-Plane – Airplanes

    The Niagara Aerospace Museum has hired the Niagara Frontier Vintage Aircraft Group to restore a rare World War I airplane that they have recently acquired. Known better by its nickname ...

  • Sir Frank Whittle – Innovative Aviator

    ir Frank Whittle was an RAF officer attributed for starting the Jet Age. Born in Coventry on 1 June 1907, Whittle was accepted into the Royal Air Force (RAF) in 1923. By 1928 he was a qualified ...