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Flight Instructor Pay & The Future of Flight Training

by Jim Hanson I have received feedback from a reader on my recent article on “Student Starts and Pilot Retention.” I’m always glad to receive feedback—either brickbats or bouquets. It not only means that people are reading the article, but … Continue reading

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Branson Airport Hires FBO & Airline Services Manager

BRANSON, MO. –  The Branson Airport, the first privately financed and operated commercial service airport in the U.S., has hired Sharon Morris as the airport’s fixed base operator and airline services manager. Morris comes to Branson after having served as … Continue reading

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Fillmore County Airport – “In Bluff Country!”

Located in Southeastern Minnesota’s “bluff country region,” Fillmore County has been able to utilize its many natural and cultural assets to attract visitors and provide a high quality of life for residents. Fillmore County has paid careful attention to maintaining … Continue reading

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In Business For 30 Years – Wisconsin Aviation, Inc.

by Dave Weiman “Folks who have known us for a long time ask, ‘Did you ever envision you would grow this big?’ And I answer, ‘Yes!’” says Jeff Baum, President/CEO of Wisconsin Aviation, Inc. with locations in Watertown, Juneau and … Continue reading

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Weber Aviation Insurance Now Writing All Lines of Aviation Insurance

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. – Weber Aviation Insurance with offices at Flying Cloud Airport in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, was established on January 1, 2010 by well-known aviation insurance professional, John Weber of Minneapolis, Minn. John Weber has been in the aviation insurance … Continue reading

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Expansion Planned At Elliott Aviation

MOLINE, ILL. – Elliott Aviation, a full-service fixed base operation and Beechcraft Service Center with headquarters in Moline, and operations in Des Moines, Minneapolis and Omaha, has unveiled a significant growth plan that would continue expanding its operations at Quad … Continue reading

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