Tenants have taken their fight to remove Opa-locka Executive
Airport (OPF) from the Miami-Dade Aviation Department straight to
the top -- petitioning President Barack Obama to place the airport
under an independent authority.
A New Flight Instructors Group, With SAFE Spokesman Doug
ANN Daily Touch N Go: 02.10.09 (ANN's
Short-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 02.10.09
(ANN's Long-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Special Feature -- A New Flight Instructors Group:
02.10.09 (ANN Special Report, with Doug Stewart,
spokesman for the Interim Working Group at the newl
Flight Resource, the world's largest distributor of MT
Propellers, announced Monday that Knots2U of Burlington, WI was
recently named an authorized sales representative for the company's
composite MT Propeller STCs.
Public Encouraged To Show Some Heart This Valentine's Day
This Valentine's Day, flight crews and employees at Van Nuys
Airport (VNY) are launching a four-week campaign to collect
travel-size gifts from the heart for the homeless. The second
annual "Caring Counts" campaign, sponsored by Clay Lacy Aviation,
asks airport employees and community members to donate mini soaps,
shampoos, lotions and other personal hygiene items for distribution
to local poverty agencies.
Society Of Aviation & Flight Educators To Be "What We Had
Hoped NAFI Could Have Become"
Moving forward from
this weekend's announcement of plans to launch
a new group for flight instructors dissatisfied with recent
developments at National Association of Flight Instructors, on
Monday Take Back Our NAFI (TBO-NAFI) formally announced the
formation of the Society of Aviation and Flight Educators.
Regional Airline Academy Shut Down DED Operation Friday
When it comes to retaining flight schools on site, DeLand
Municipal Airport (DED) in central Florida can't seem to catch a
break. The full-service GA field, located northwest of Orlando, has
seen five schools close their doors in the last five years... and
the latest closure spells trouble for the airport's fixed-base
The "Cool" Details Behind GA's Latest FIKI Program
As previously detailed, ANN had exclusive and unprecedented
access to the Cirrus Aircraft team that created GA's latest FIKI
certified airframe. It was a fascinating process... to look into
and through ALL aspects of the design, manufacture, testing and
certification of the 'Known Ice" version of the SR-22.