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May 12, 2007

AOPA Objects To Senate's Proposed Turbine Flight Fee

Reaffirms Belief Current Tax Structure Could Fund NextGen

Members of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association are opposed to the idea of a $25 per flight user fee for turbine-powered aircraft, AOPA President Phil Boyer told members of the Senate Commerce Committee in a May 10 letter.

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VAA Expands Definition Of 'Contemporary' Judging Category

Planes Built Before 1971 Now Eligible

Acting upon the recommendation of the EAA's Vintage Aircraft Association judges, the VAA Board of Directors voted to expand the Contemporary judging category to include aircraft built up to December 31, 1970. The category was previously up to December 31, 1967.

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Unidentified Falling Object Identified

That Cherokee Must've Had Some Serious Horsepower...

The United Kingdom's Civil Aviation Authority has launched an investigation into an object that apparently fell from a small plane onto a tennis court in Jesmond, England, this week.

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MT TFR: 05.18.07 - 05.20.07

NOTAM Number: FDC 7/1168  Issue Date: May 11, 2007 at 1409 UTC  Location: Salt Lake City Center, Great Falls, Montana near GREAT FALLS VORTAC (GTF)  Beginning Date and Time: May 18, 2007 at 1600 UTC  Ending Date and Time: May 20, 2007 at 2300 UTC  Reason for NOTAM: High Performance Aerial Demonstrations by the U.S. Military and Canadian Snowbirds  Type: Airshow  Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A  Pilots May Contact: Great Falls (GTF) TRACON, 406-453-7736

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