The FAA won't let Lake Tahoe Airport (NV) operate the control
tower part-time, but it will let the city of South Lake Tahoe raise
fees charged to aircraft and limo operators, hoping to avoid a
financial crunch that looms June 30th.
AVEMCO recently announced acceptance of the new King Schools
Practical Risk Management for Weather course as an approved
training course in AVEMCO's Safety Rewards Program. The
course will be available for purchase in early May and was screened
by King Schools at their booth during Sun n' Fun last week.
So you say sales are down? The mortgage is due, the wife is
griping and the kids need new shoes? Buck up, bucko. Aircraft
manufacturers meeting in Wichita (KS) this week say there is a
light at the end of the tunnel.
Oklahoma lawmakers just don't know enough about the state's $12
billion aviation economy. That's what aviation industry leaders in
the Sooner State are saying. So swarms of lobbyists flooded the
fourth floor of the state capitol Tuesday, hoping to shed a little
light on one of the state's driving economic forces.
"China faces a formidable challenge in expanding VFR flight,"
said AOPA Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Melissa Bailey.
"After spending the day with the delegation, we have a stronger
appreciation of the freedoms we have as pilots in the United
States. VFR flight in China is very limited, and the CAAC is
studying America's robust general aviation community as an
South Africans Created A "Non-Airport" Environment... At The
If you're an airport-type and you want to know how to do the job
right, the IATA suggests you check out the airport in Cape Town,
South Africa. The international aviation body says the airport
there is the best of its size in the world.