Boyer Delivers 'State Of The Union' Concerning Funding
AOPA President Phil Boyer spent the lion's share of Saturday's
general session on the status of the user fees for General Aviation
debate. Despite recent victories for GA, Boyer warned that the
fight isn't over yet. "We're in the Terminal Area, we are within
site of the airport, but there is some convective weather ahead,
and that's probably the best way to describe where we are right
Europe-American Aviation Says New Pilots May Be "Cleared
It's been just over one year since ANN was onhand for the opening of the first Diamond
Brilliance Flight Center... and representatives with
Europe-American Aviation recently filled us in on the latest
developments in Naples, FL.
As Wilbur and Orville Wright were discovering the ups -- and the
downs -- of powered flight, you can bet they bent a few airframes.
All you have to do is check their diaries.
So a true replica of a Wright plane could very well suffer the same
Mark Dusenberry found it out the hard way Friday morning at Huffman
Prairie Flying Field in Ohio.
Following the introduction of the Garmin G1000 integrated
avionics package and TKS ice protection into all Caravan models,
Cessna announced this week at the Aircraft Owners and Pilots
Association (AOPA) Expo the planemaker received 59 Caravan orders
at the recent National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Meeting
Aero-News has learned Mid-Continent Instruments' 4300 Lifesaver
Electric Attitude Gyro was selected as the standby gyro indicator
on the newly announced Piper Malibu
Matrix. The 4300 Gyro with battery backup and several
other Mid-Continent products have been used on all recent Piper
A pilotless airplane used for target practice or research in
conditions that would be dangerous for a manned aircraft. Drones
are remotely controlled via radio from a mother aircraft or from a
"We're in the Terminal Area, we are within site of the
airport, but there is some convective weather ahead, and that's
probably the best way to describe where we are right
Source: Phil Boyer, president of the Aircraft
Owners and Pilots Association. Boyer spent the lion's share of
Saturday's general session meeting at AOPA Expo 2007 on the status
of the user fees for General Aviation debate. Despite recent
victories for GA, Boyer warned that the fight isn't over yet.