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Civil Air Patrol to Offer Flight Training Fund

Civil Air Patrol (CAP) will be using funds designated by the U.S. Air Force to begin a program designed to help address the mounting pilot shortage. The goal of the…

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Flight Training Airplane

Student Pilot Guide

Before you begin flight training, it is important to have a basic understanding of the responsibilities, safety regulations, and issues applicable to such an endeavor. This includes the choice of…

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Frontier Airlines Airbus A321

Frontier Airline Pilots to Vote on New Pilot Contract

After more than two years of negotiations with Frontier Airlines management pilots at Frontier could be close to a new labor agreement as they vote on a new contract. Air…

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ATP Training Airplane

FAA Announces Proposed ATP Licensing Changes

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has released a new draft Airline Transport Pilot Airman Certification Standards (ATP ACS) and Type Rating for Airplane. The document has been released for review…

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Boeing 737 Max

Pilot Unions Raising Concern About 737 MAX

Three pilot unions in the United States have raised concerns about a lack of information from Boeing on a new automated flight control feature designed into the newest version of…

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Delta Air Lines A330-900neo

Delta Air Lines Mixing Up Widebody Fleet Orders

Delta has announced an agreement with Airbus and Rolls-Royce to add 10 additional Airbus A330-900neo aircraft to its fleet. The order increases total orders by the airline from 25 to…

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Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX 8

FAA Issues Airworthiness Directive for 737 Max 8

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued an emergency airworthiness directive on about 250 Boeing 737 Max 8s in response to the recent Lion Air crash. Boeing had previously sent…

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Wheels Up King Air 350

Growth of Wheels Up Driving More Corporate Pilot Job Opportunities

Wheels Up launched in 2013 with an order for 35 King Air 350i. The order at the time was worth $1.4 billion and included options for another 70 King Airs…

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P2012 Traveller

P2012 Traveller Nearing Service Entry With Cape Air

Italian Manufacturer Tecnam has completed flight testing of the P2012 Traveller and now expects to revive European and United States type certification by the end of 2018. “All testing is…

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Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX 8

Lion Air Boeing 737 Crashes Near Jakarta

A Lion Air Boeing 737 plane, Flight JT 610, crashed into the sea shortly after takeoff from the Indonesian capital of Jakarta with 188 people on board. The airplane was…

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Busy Airport Terminal

10 Things to Know About Working as a Pilot

The pilot career is often viewed as glamorous. Flying airplanes and seeing the world is a dream of many. But there are also some challenges to the career as well….

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FedEx Boeing 777 Freighter

Fedex Commits $2.5 Million in Scholarships for Pilot Training

Fedex has announced that they will provide $2.5 Million to create scholarships to help the next generation of aviation professionals with the cost of their education. The new pilot scholarship…

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