A Rough Ride

In early November, my husband and I had traveled to Pensacola, Fla., to celebrate our daughter’s completion of a phase of her pilot training at the Naval Air Station and catch the Blue Angels final performance of 2018. After a memorable few days, we turned our attention to the flight home to Kansas City. As Read More

In the Aftermath of a Hurricane, General Aviation Delivers Hope

In the Aftermath of a Hurricane, General Aviation Delivers Hope

Ken Malvey’s TBM 850 arrives at Lumberton, NC with supplies. Operation Airdrop leverages its grass-roots network of GA pilots to solve “week one” problems after a natural disaster. A plane, a pilot’s license, fuel and a willingness to drop everything to help people desperately in need. That was the genesis for one of the most Read More

2018 NBAA-BACE: Optimism and Opportunity • A Conversation with NBAA’s Ed Bolen

2018 NBAA-BACE: Optimism and Opportunity • A Conversation with NBAA’s Ed Bolen

With only days remaining until the kick-off of the 2018 NBAA-BACE Convention & Exhibition, the business aviation community prepares to gather for three days of impactful, educational and thought-provoking keynote speakers, forums and exhibits. In addition, safety, emerging technologies and a focus on the emerging young leaders in business aviation will be among the major themes. Read More

The Hero’s Honor They Deserve

“Who’s your hero?” That inquiry is one of the go-to questions journalists (like me) often ask when interviewing someone for a profile. It not only provides insight into one’s personality and motivations, it reveals the qualities or traits the person values most. For Washington attorney Erin Miller, the answer to that question is quite simple. Read More

EAA AirVenture 2018:  Bigger & Better

EAA AirVenture 2018: Bigger & Better

Near-perfect weather and a robust economy helped annual airshow set new attendance record.   From ideal weather to record-setting attendance, AirVenture 2018 was as close to perfect as it could be. The annual Oshkosh, WI airshow, held July 23 through 29, attracted 601,000 attendees, nearly two percent above of 2017’s record total. “EAA members and Read More