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EAA’S ‘SEPTEMBER SWING’ HANGAR DANCE BRINGS 1940s-STYLE ATMOSPHERE TO EAGLE HANGAR ON SEPT. 26

‘Ladies Must Swing’ all-female band will get you up and dancing EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wis. — (Sept. 3, 2015) — The glamour and romance of vintage hangar dances will be back for one night at the EAA AirVenture Museum … Continue reading

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EAA CHAIRMAN ON NATIONAL AVIATION DAY: ‘CELEBRATE FREEDOM. GO FLY.’

August 19 commemorates birthday of aviation pioneer Orville Wright EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (August 19, 2015) — Too many people look at aviation today within a narrow scope, while it is actually an amazing expression of our freedom, … Continue reading

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FLY-IN EXPECTED TO ATTRACT HUNDREDS OF AIRCRAFT AND AVIATION ENTHUSIASTS TO ANOKA COUNTY-BLAINE AIRPORT

BLAINE, MN – On Friday and Saturday, August 21-22, hundreds of aviation and aircraft enthusiasts will be flying in, and then out, of the Anoka County-Blaine Airport as part of the annual, Midwest region, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) fly-in. … Continue reading

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Wausau, Wisconsin Spot Landing Contest In Honor of Veterans

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Flying Musicians To Perform On The Ramp At AOPA Regional Fly-In In Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. – The Flying Musicians Association (FMA) has been performing at each AOPA Fly-In across the country this summer. The association of pilot musicians will next perform August 22, 2015 at Anoka County – Blaine Airport in the Twin … Continue reading

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Keeping a Close Eye on ATC Privatization EAA Opposing Any Move Toward GA User Fees

June 18, 2015 – EAA is closely monitoring the development of a proposal in Congress to transfer FAA Air Traffic Control (ATC) functions to a private non-profit corporation. Under federal ownership, the air traffic system has long guaranteed equal access … Continue reading

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SAFE Urges Pilot Comments on Simulator Time NPRM

The Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE) is asking all pilots to comment on the FAA’s new Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that proposes increasing loggable simulator time toward an instrument rating from 10 hours to 20 hours.  An … Continue reading

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53rd Annual Enshrinement at the National Aviation Hall of Fame

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Reno Air Racing Association Announces 2015 Performers

Reno, Nev. – The Reno Air Racing Association is proud to welcome a new line up of performers to the 2015 National Championship Air Races held Sept. 16-20 at the Reno Stead Airport. This year’s performers include the Breitling Jet … Continue reading

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EAA AIRVENTURE OSHKOSH 2015 NOTAM NOW AVAILABLE FOR PILOTS FLYING TO OSHKOSH

Oshkosh air traffic procedures are required reading for all aviators flying to AirVenture EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (April 24, 2015) — The Federal Aviation Administration has released the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2015 Notice to Airmen (NOTAM), featuring arrival … Continue reading

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