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TICKETS FOR 2021 STIHL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP AIR RACES ON SALE APRIL 7

RENO, Nev. (March 29, 2021) – Tickets for the 2021 STIHL National Championship Air Races will be available beginning Wednesday, April 7. Following a year delay, the world’s fastest motorsport returns to the Reno skies for the 57th time September 15-19, 2021. … Continue reading

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June 26, International Aerobatic Club’s Inaugural National Aerobatics Day

Oshkosh, Wisconsin – March 17, 2021:  The skill, beauty, and excitement of aerobatic flight will be celebrated on Saturday, June 26, during the inaugural National Aerobatics Day, as announced by the International Aerobatics Club (IAC). “National Aerobatics Day is the … Continue reading

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SAMARITAN’S PURSE DC-8 TO BE DISPLAYED AT EAA AIRVENTURE 2021

Aircraft part of salute to humanitarian aviation at Oshkosh OSHKOSH, WISCONSIN (February 26, 2021) — The Samaritan’s Purse Douglas DC-8, which has flown medical personnel and other relief workers, as well as tons of food, medicine, and supplies to aid … Continue reading

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EAA’s B-17 ‘Aluminum Overcast’ Begins 2021 National Tour in March

Stops in Florida and Georgia kick off spring/summer tour EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (March 10, 2021) — The Experimental Aircraft Association’s B-17 bomber Aluminum Overcast will return to a full national tour in 2021 after being sidelined for … Continue reading

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Bolen Highlights Business Aviation’s Critical COVID-19 Role Before House Lawmakers

Contact: Dan Hubbard, 202-783-9360, dhubbard@nbaa.org Washington, DC, March 2, 2021 –  In testimony before the Aviation Subcommittee to the U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee today, National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen emphasized that while thousands of … Continue reading

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NTSB’s TWA Flight 800 Reconstruction to be Decommissioned

WASHINGTON (Feb. 22, 2021) — The National Transportation Safety Board has announced  its decision to decommission the TWA Flight 800 reconstruction as the agency prepares for the expiration of the lease for its Ashburn, Virginia, Training Center. The reconstruction, housed in the … Continue reading

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Get ready for the 2021 Fly-ND Conference – March 8-9, 2021. (Formerly UMAS)

The North Dakota Aviation Association is hosting its annual Fly-ND Virtual Conference on March 8-9, 2021. Registration is FREE to members and membership is only $25. It’s a great deal all around!! The site committee has put together a fantastic program, with a ton … Continue reading

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NBAA to Welcome FAA Administrator to Virtual Business Aviation Town Hall

Washington, DC, Feb. 18, 2021 – Demonstrating the association’s continued engagement with administration officials on legislative priorities and regulatory initiatives affecting the industry, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) will welcome back Steve Dickson, administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), to … Continue reading

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IN THE MARKET FOR AN AIRPLANE? CHECK OUT AOPA’S NEW GUIDE

A comprehensive listing of aircraft and specs to help shoppers FREDERICK, Md., Feb. 16, 2021—The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association recently launched its own Aircraft Guide to provide aviators looking to buy with a valuable resource and one that will … Continue reading

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Fargo Air Museum Celebrates 20 Years with Wings of Honor Dinner and Auction

Fargo, ND: The Fargo Air Museum is hosting the Wings of Honor Dinner and Auction on March 26, 2021. Formerly known as the Celebrity Dinner and Auction, Wings of Honor Dinner and Auction has been a staple fundraising event at Fargo … Continue reading

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