Tag Archives: Dave Weiman

Privatization Poses Real Threat To GA

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer August/September 2017 issue Aviation-wise, we believe President Donald Trump and some members of Congress have been misled by proponents of privatizing the air traffic control (ATC) system in supporting that proposal without first … Continue reading

Posted in Aug/Sept 2017, Columns, Columns, Dialogue | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Keeping The “O’Malley” In The Jet Room

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – June/July 2017 issue MADISON, WIS. – For the past two decades, the general aviation terminal restaurant at Wisconsin Aviation on Dane County Regional Airport, Madison, Wisconsin (KMSN), has been owned and managed … Continue reading

Posted in All Features, Features, Fly & Dine, June/July 2017 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rewarding Legendary Showmanship… Kyle Franklin Receives 2017 Bill Barber Award For Showmanship

by Brad Donner Published in Midwest Flyer – June/July 2017 issue In the summer of 1989, aviation publisher Dave Weiman presented the Bill Barber Award For Showmanship to Jimmy Franklin during the performers appreciation banquet at the Quad Cities International … Continue reading

Posted in All Features, Awards & Recognitions, Features, June/July 2017 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Promoting Aircraft Maintenance Careers Through Competitive Wages, Status & Benefits

by Dave Weiman dave@midwestflyer.com Published in Midwest Flyer June/July 2017 While our elected officials in Washington can’t seem to agree on anything to better our country, many of us in aviation are working to attract more young people to our … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, Columns, Dialogue, June/July 2017 | Tagged , | Leave a comment

State Aviation Conferences, Seaplane Flying & The Hoover Trophy!

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer April/May 2017 issue The April/May issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine is traditionally dedicated to state aviation conferences being held throughout the Midwest in the spring, and seaplane flying. Usually by April 1, there’s … Continue reading

Posted in April/May 2017, Columns, Columns, Dialogue | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Midwest Flyer Magazine Teams Up With Connell Aviation Group

Published in Midwest Flyer – February/March 2017 issue Effective January 1, 2017, Midwest Flyer Magazine has teamed up with the aviation marketing and communications firm, Connell Aviation Group of Cedar Falls, Iowa, to expand its marketing services to aviation businesses, … Continue reading

Posted in All Headlines, February/March 2017, Headlines, Products & Services | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Friends & Partnerships Make For A Great Magazine!

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – February/March 2017 We are happy to announce in this issue a partnership between Midwest Flyer Magazine and Connell Aviation Group of Cedar Falls, Iowa. The Connell family has a long history serving … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, Columns, Dialogue, February/March 2017 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

A Fireside Chat With EAA Chairman & CEO Jack Pelton

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – Dec 2016/Jan 2017 Recently, I had the opportunity to sit down with Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chairman and CEO Jack Pelton at EAA headquarters at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and … Continue reading

Posted in All Features, Dec 2016/Jan 2017, EAA & AirVenture, Features, People | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Bob Hoover Legacy Lives On!

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – Dec 2016/Jan 2017 On October 25, 2016, the aviation community lost its mentor, Robert A. “Bob” Hoover, 94. Bob knew he was loved, and appreciated our admiration as friends and fans, and … Continue reading

Posted in All Features, Dec 2016/Jan 2017, Features, People | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Plane People Are The Best People!

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer Dec 2016/Jan 2017 In this issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine, you will read about a lot of people doing a lot of great things for aviation. Pete Schoeninger helps us out with answers … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, Columns, Dec 2016/Jan 2017, Dialogue | Tagged , | Leave a comment