Mastering Cross Wind Takeoffs and Landings

"Annual Essex Skypark Wings & Wheels"
Topic: Mastering Cross Wind Takeoffs and Landings
On Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 10:00
Essex Skypark
1401 Diffendall Rd

Essex, MD 21221

Select Number: EA0757766

New FAA Safety Briefing Available

The September/October 2014 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on the world of student pilots and airmen-in-training. As a continuation to our last student pilot-themed edition in 2012, this issue explores additional tips and resources to help provide a successful path to initial pilot certification, as well as provide a refresher to those more experienced aviators

Delaware Aviation Hall of Fame sets date

The Delaware Aviation Hall of Fame (DAHF) was established to honor Delaware’s aviation greats and to promote public recognition of the role of flight in the progress of The First State. The Hall of Fame has now recognized, through 2014, a total of 91 current or former Delawareans who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of aviation/aerospace in Delaware, brought singular credit to the First State in their achievements elsewhere and/or have shown gallantry in aviation in service to the First State and/or the Nation.

Pilot's dream for sale on Maryland's eastern shore

Every Pilot’s Dream !
Your Own little farm-estate on the Eastern Shore of Chesapeake Bay
With Private Airstrip
Located on Hills Point Cove, 17.26 acres, 12 miles west of Cambridge, MD as “Big Oak Farm” on the Washington Sectional.
Comfortable, roomy house with spectacular views, hangar and 1600’ grass strip from the road to the water (East-West direction). Looks 12 miles across The Bay to the Western Shore with 400’ sandy beach.
Flying, hunting, fishing, boating, relaxing. beautiful sunsets, wildlife, solitude.

Notams out this weekend...stay on top of things!

AFRICOM - Washington, DC
Notice Number: NOTC5483

August 4-7, 2014
Washington, DC
SFRA/FRZ - 18000 MSL

Specific instructions and restrictions are available at once the NOTAM has been issued.
*Depicted TFR data may not be a complete listing. Pilots should not use the information on this website for flight planning purposes. For the latest information, call your local Flight Service Station at 1-800-WX-BRIEF.

July August 2014 FAA Safety Briefing Now Available

The July/August 2014 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on Flying Companions. In this issue we look to provide a basic guide for friends and loved ones who join us in the air or might have an interest in doing so. In addition, you can learn about the current state of ADS-B and where it’s going in the future.

Fighting the Fear, Finding the Fun!
The Cockpit Companion’s Guide to GA Flying Enjoyment
by Susan Parson

The Voice of Reason Partnering for Safety and Risk Management
by Susan Parson

Bellanca Airfield aims to bring Cruisair home

In a recent press release Friends of Bellanca Airfield announce Smithsonian has chosen them as a suitable home for their Bellanca Cruisair. They are raising funds for the transport.

Preparations For The Summer Cross Country Flying Season

"A Change In The Weather? How do I weather trend?"
Topic: Preparations For The Summer Cross Country Flying Season
On Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM
American Helicopter Museum
1220 American Blvd.
West Chester, PA 19380

Select Number: EA1756277

AOPA Scedules fly-in for July 12 in Plymouth MA

Come visit AOPA at our regional fly-in...

8:30-10:00 a.m. Pancake Breakfast
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Exhibits and Aircraft Displays open
10:30-11:30 a.m. Seminars and Safety Briefings
11:30-1:15 p.m. Lunch - Free for members and families ($10 non-members)
1:30-2:30 p.m. Seminars and Safety Briefings
2:45-3:30 p.m. Pilot Town Hall with AOPA President Mark Baker

Air Combat USA has scheduled dates nearby

Air Combat USA, established in 1988, is the original civilian dog fighting school. With over 20 years of experience and over 48,000 guest pilots flown, Air Combat USA is the largest, most recognized air combat school in the world. We’ve been featured on hundreds of television shows including The Apprentice and Good Morning America! As the industry leader, we work hand-in hand with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and other governing agencies to define the parameters and establish safety guidelines used to regulate the air combat industry.


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