The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association exists to enable pilots to fly. They accomplish this by advocacy, providing aviation education, and ensuring that general aviation stays accessible. The organization has offices in Maryland, Washington DC, and Kansas. “AOPA’s success is proof that the public good can be served while individual freedoms are preserved.” – Excerpt
Calling all historic aircraft enthusiasts, have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly in a B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator, or P-51 Mustang? If you can attend the Wings of Freedom Tour, it can become a reality. The Wings of Freedom Tour is hosted by the Collings Foundation. The goals of
Super Bowl LI had a lot of memorable moments: 20+ records were broken, the first over-time in Super Bowl history, and a well-received half-time performance and light show. Many half-time light shows feature fireworks, but this year the light effects came from drones. The Shooting Star drones, created specifically for light shows, were provided by
An aircraft engine stand is a tool that is used for mounting an aircraft engine, to make repairs, modifications or perform routine maintenance to an engine. Engine stands come in a number of different types and are suited for a variety of load limits. Most aircraft engine stands allow rotating of the engine so the […]
Reduced Vertical Separation Minimum (RVSM) can be defined as the reduction of vertical separation required for an aircraft flying anywhere between 29,000 ft. and 41,000 ft. RVSM allows aircrafts to fly in the same volume of airspace safely. To ensure overall safety, it is vital that all RVSM equipment is calibrated and operating properly. Accuracy […]
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