From sim to flight school: What a blast! What to expect.

September 10, 2019

So, you have been flying your flight simulator and got really good at it. You have practiced takeoffs and landings, went cross country, operated the radios, checked the ATIS and understood...

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Which Simulator For Your Flight Training Phase?

September 9, 2019

Recently, a member interested in ultralights asked the question: “What sim should I use to learn to fly?” This question was interesting from a few different perspectives....

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SkyCamp for Kids

July 15, 2019

Each summer the Middle Georgia State School of Aviation hosts a summer aviation camp for aspiring aviators. Kids between the ages of 10 – 14 may attend. From the web here SkyCamp...

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@OSHKOSH: EXPANDED PILOT PROFICIENCY CENTER

June 11, 2019

Growing popularity brings upgraded training devices, scenarios –  EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (June 11, 2019) — Expanded hands-on activities and equipment are...

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The IMC Club

May 29, 2019

“The IMC Club’s purpose is to promote instrument flying, proficiency, and safety. The intent is to create a community of pilots willing to share information, provide recognition,...

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Women in Aviation International Offers New Scholarships

April 4, 2019

WAI, the nonprofit organization dedicated to the encouragement and advancement of women in all aspects of aviation, announces 5 new scholarships. This year, the organization awarded more...

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Jetline Simulation Bahamas

March 29, 2019

Sometimes, out of the blue, you bump into a really great training environment. When it happens, it’s usually in an unexpected place, out of the way, lying low that is, until you get...

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March 29, 2019 / Comments (0)

Record Learning with a Simulator

March 21, 2019

AINonline discusses how Bill Forelli learned to fly using X-Plane. He soloed in 10 hours! From: AINonline, by Matt Thurber Editor-in-Chief, at AIN Publications. January 29, 2019. See the...

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March 21, 2019 / Comments (0)

Firefighter Aerial Training: Conair buys AT-802 FTD Level 2 by Entrol

November 15, 2018

Conair has purchased from Entrol an AT-802 FTD Level 2 simulator. It will be installed in Conair’s new Aerial Wildfire Training Center (AWTC) in Canada. The Training Center will house a...

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November 15, 2018 / Comments (0)

New FAA Rule and a Proposal may make training easier in the US

October 30, 2018

Ever tried to schedule an FAA Designated Pilot Examiner for a CFI check ride? Well… “wait” was the keyword. This may change. The FAA now allows schools and students to...

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October 30, 2018 / Comments (0)