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Young Historians Program aims to get kids to help spread the word about aviation history

Young Historians Program aims to get kids to help spread...

The goal is to get kids more involved in the warbird community by attending events...

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A vintage flyer with a modern twist

A vintage flyer with a modern twist

From his first flights on Microsoft Flight Simulator, Artyom Liss has taken a step...

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Headwinds in the forecast

Headwinds in the forecast

When actual winds aloft are stronger than forecast, it's great if the wind is on...

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Picture of the Day: Gazin’ in the grass

Picture of the Day: Gazin’ in the grass

Jim Roberts submitted this photo and note: "Frank Schelling's 1928 TravelAir 4000...

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Airport truck ‘plays chicken’ with Mooney

Airport truck ‘plays chicken’ with Mooney

After reaching rotation speed, I observed the airport vehicle cross the runway in...

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Virginia flight school to offer carbon offsets for training

Virginia flight school to offer carbon offsets for training

The flight school's owner hopes the new program will spur other flight schools to...

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ASA president prepares to retire

ASA president prepares to retire

Mike Lorden, president and owner of Aviation Supplies & Academics, will retire Dec....

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Video: One of a kind L-Bird

Video: One of a kind L-Bird

The local television channel's "Bob and Ted's Excellent Adventures" series focuses...

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Hood River Fly-In: The best of old and new

Hood River Fly-In: The best of old and new

Some of the greatest magic of an event like the Hood River Fly-In is that people...

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Picture of the Day: BirdDog sunset flight

Picture of the Day: BirdDog sunset flight

Stan Kasprzyk submitted this photo and note: "Bob Stoney's O-1E/L-19 BirdDog N4848M...

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Attempted go-around ends in a snowbank

Attempted go-around ends in a snowbank

The pilot's failure to maintain directional control during an attempted go-around,...

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Epic Flight Academy offers $65,000 in aviation scholarships

Epic Flight Academy offers $65,000 in aviation scholarships

The flight school is offering two flight training scholarships and two aircraft...

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New runway opens at 1K8

New runway opens at 1K8

Founded in 2004 by volunteers, South Grand Lake Regional Airport in Ketchum, Oklahoma,...

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Flight testing reveals electric aircraft reduce noise pollution

Flight testing reveals electric aircraft reduce noise pollution

"Intuitively, we knew electric powered aircraft should be quieter than traditional...

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One Pilot’s View: The best place to make tough decisions

One Pilot’s View: The best place to make tough decisions

As pilots, we have a special place we can go to be alone and work on our most serious...

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Pictures of the Day: More scenes from SUN ‘n FUN

Pictures of the Day: More scenes from SUN ‘n FUN

Megan Vande Voort sent in these photos, taken during the 2021 SUN 'n FUN Aerospace...