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  • Learning to Fly

    So much of our American culture revolves around flying - think of all the songs that mention it and the sayings we use-- “Fly like the wind,” or “Go fly a kite”. But what if you want to ...

  • Imperial Aviation Day 2015

    This great family-fun, open house community event features celebrities and stand-ins from aviation movies and loads of entertainment...

  • Melbourne Air & Space Show 2013

    The Melbourne Air & Space Show will be taking place on November 2, 2013. The performer lineup includes the Black Diamond Jet Team; F-86 Sabre Jet Demo; Geico Skytypers; Lockheed T-33 Jet Demo...

  • Valkaria Air Fest 2010

    Spectacular aerial demonstrations and thrilling shows will keep visitors to the Valkaria Air Fest 2010, spellbound. Performances to look forward to include sky writers, Skydive Sebastian, hot ...

  • Fly Iowa 2012

    Scheduled for September 15, Fly Iowa 2012 will take place at Atlantic Municipal Airport with the theme of "Heritage and Homecoming"...

  • Model Airplanes – A Hobby for All Age Groups

    If you are looking to invest a bit of time and money in a new hobby and have an appreciation for aircraft, you might find that building model airplanes is just the sort of hobby you were ...

  • Streamlining Air Traffic Management with GBAS

    With the aim of simplifying air traffic management and making the airport more efficient, Australia's Sydney Airport recently unveiled its ground-based augmentation system (GBAS) manufactured ...

  • Texas Fall Festival of Flight 2012

    The Texas Chapter of the Antique Airplane Association presents the Fall Festival of Flight on 12-13 October 2012...

  • It’s Healthier to Fly than Drive

    I don’t like to write about airplane crashes. For one thing, they’re depressing. I also don’t like to write about them because too many people out there are already afraid of flying, and ...

  • Space Shuttle Ready for Countdown

    The space shuttle Discovery is ready for a July 1 launch, according to NASA. With its overhauled external fuel tank and additional safeguards built into the aircraft, the Discovery is ...

  • Take to the Skies in an Ultralight

    Ultralight or microlight aviation generally refers to an aircraft that seats either one or two people and became very popular during the 1970’ through to the 1980s, as it was more affordable ...

  • Mile High Internet Soon a Reality

    Numerous regular airline passengers are eager to get talking should new laws make it possible to dial out whilst in the air. But now it seems that the services available to frequent flyers ...