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Product Review: Flying Eyes Sunglasses

January 30, 2015 by

Flying Eyes is a small company based in Austin, TX that specializes in one thing…”Headset friendly sunglasses.” The Hawk sunglasses are their latest and greatest offering. The modular frames are made of Resilamide polymer and are extremely lightweight, but don’t let that fool you. Both the frames and lenses are practically indestructible under normal use. Each set comes with traditional and 1mm micro-thin arms (temples). Aviators will also find the flat woven strap (included) allows headsets... [ Continue Reading ]

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Product Review: Flying Eyes Sunglasses

January 30, 2015 by

Flying Eyes is a small company based in Austin, TX that specializes in one thing…”Headset friendly sunglasses.” The Hawk sunglasses are their latest and greatest offering. The modular frames are made of Resilamide polymer and are extremely lightweight, but don’t let that fool you. Both the frames... [ Continue Reading ]

Blizzard Comic Relief – Chicken Wings Comic

January 26, 2015 by

In between shoveling and plowing, check out this humorous take on the prevailing winter weather. Chicken Wings by Michael & Stefan Strasser  Read More →

Hawker Typhoon

The Last Hawker Typhoon

January 21, 2015 by

by Michel Côté The Typhoon will be on display at the Canadian Aviation and Space Museum in Ottawa through 2016. On June 6, 2014, exactly 70 years after the start of the Normandy Landings, D-Day, the Museum of Aviation and Space Canada has received a prestigious loan from the RAF Museum in London, England.... [ Continue Reading ]

Nova Southeastern University

NSU Offers Twelve $73,000 Aviation Scholarships

January 20, 2015 by

by Joe Donzelli (Nova Southeastern University) FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, FL – Since the day humans took to the skies in flying machines, young boys and girls have dreamed of becoming pilots. Posters of the coolest airplane hanging on the bedroom wall was a rite of passage for many children, and many... [ Continue Reading ]

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Sal’s Law – Your Aviation Questions get His Answers

January 19, 2015 by

Sal Lagonia Esq., is an Aviation Attorney, Professor of Aviation Law and expert safety consultant who is a frequent speaker on aviation safety. EH @ ALB: Sal, I recently was reading about the Driver’s License requirement for a Sport’s Pilot license and the chances that a similar license might become... [ Continue Reading ]

GForce Charters

A Day in the Life of a Charter Pilot

January 15, 2015 by

By Tony Crespi 7:45 A.M.: Hartford Brainard Airport (KHFD): It’s early. Still, walking onto the top floor of Hartford Brainard Airport’s main building, Airline Transport Pilot Anthony Cresswell is very busy. Inside his office, beyond the nicely appointed outer lounge area and small meeting rooms... [ Continue Reading ]

B-17 Liberty Belle

From the Archives: Liberty Belle Finally Takes Flight`

January 13, 2015 by

“Liberty Belle” takes flight in December 2004. by Kathryn Budde-Jones, Published in Atlantic Flyer, January 2005 Warbird Adventures, Inc welcomes the B-17 back into the skies. The 13th B-17 to fly in the world finally took flight after a 14-year restoration by Tom Reilly Vintage Aircraft... [ Continue Reading ]

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EAA Confirms Airventure Performers for 2015

January 12, 2015 by

EAA’s Airventure Oshkosh 2015 may be more than six months away, but preparations are well under way. This year’s annual “World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration” will be held July 20-26 at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, WI. Airshow performs currently slated include: AeroShell... [ Continue Reading ]

Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, FL.

2015 Sport Aviation Expo Begins this Week

January 10, 2015 by

Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, FL.In a sign that GA’s new year has begun, the 2015 Sport Aviation Expo begins on Wednesday, January 14th and runs though Saturday, January 17 in Sebring, FL. “Sebring” will feature more than 130 exhibitors displaying aircraft, educational seminars, entertainment,... [ Continue Reading ]

Blue Angels Fat Albert

Hitching a ride on “Fat Albert” at the Bethpage Air Show

December 22, 2014 by

by Ken Neubeck – Flying high with the Blue Angels’ Fat Albert on a media flight. (Photo: USN) With the return of the Blue Angels flying for the 2014 summer air show season in the US, one of the tour stops was a planned visited to the Long Island, New York area for the Bethpage Air Show at... [ Continue Reading ]

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Red Bull Air Races return in 2015

December 21, 2014 by

by RBAR - Red Bull Air Race 2014 Spielberg: Nigel Lamb (GBR), Nicolas Ivanoff (FRA), Martin Sonka (CZE) – Award Ceremony. The eight-race 2015 Red Bull Air Race World Championship will feature two new stops in Japan and Russia along with a return to Budapest, Hungary. The world’s fastest motorsport... [ Continue Reading ]

KXSA Fly-In

Tappahannock, VA (KXSA) leverages Social Media to promote Fly-Ins

December 20, 2014 by

by Dave Harvey –  Tappahannock Essex Pilots Association was the host of the Fly-In on November 8, 2014. Tappahannock, December 9th, 2014: Bright clear weather greeted pilots flying in to mid-Virginia’s Tappahannock-Essex County Airport on a recent November Saturday morning- as indeed it was... [ Continue Reading ]