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Vintage Love: The Top Three Aircraft You...

From the thousand lists of types and models of private aircraft, most people find it hard to pick the right

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Express your Uniqueness and Taste by Painting...

Styling has always been an essential part of expressing oneself. Aircraft paint designer Autumn Elizabeth highlighted how the exterior color

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The World’s First Helicopter to Leave Earth...

The first helicopter to ever leave Earth has landed on Mars and is doing just fine. The Ingenuity Helicopter landed

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This Two-Year-Old Has Got a Friend in...

A two-year-old’s Buzz Lightyear toy traveled by plane to infinity and beyond this past weekend. The Davis family was on

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UPS A300 Freighter Planes Get a Facelift

Originally delivered in 1999, the Airbus A300 freighter planes have serviced UPS for over two decades.  Although the 52 planes

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Textron Aviation’s Latest Turboprop Just Received FAA...

Textron Aviation’s latest turboprop has just received FAA certification. The Beechcraft King Air 260 was announced late last year. The

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Shockingly, Private Aviation Thrived During the Entirety...

 At the peak of the pandemic in spring 2020, the private aviation industry went from basically no flight bookings, to

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Nearly $2 Billion in COVID-19 Relief Grant...

  the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Airport Coronavirus Response Grant Program. U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg was interviewed about

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Applications Open for Piper’s 2021 Apprenticeship Program

Applications are now open for Piper’s 2021 Apprenticeship Program, which will be the third class to begin in Vero Beach,

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1964 Cessna 150 A Restored For EAA...

In 2019, a 1964 Cessna 150D was donated to the 534 Chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association in Leesburg, Florida.

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ATC Safety Medal Awarded to Two Indianapolis...

On March 21, 2020, the Indianapolis Air Route Traffic Control Center was running on lowered capacity due to some positive

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Garmin Pilot v10.3 Adds a Variety of...

A new and improved version of the  app, version 10.3 allows pilots to reference graphical airspace and obstacle NOTAMs while

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Flying Taxis- Closer Than You Think

Within the aircraft industry, it’s usually said that we will only see prototypes for the next decade. However, there has

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A Fly-In Wedding

While so many couples have had to postpone their weddings indefinitely due to COVID-19, Kayla Varcoe and David Berman found

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Saving Berni Stranders the Turtle with a...

A poor olive ridley sea turtle named Berni Stranders found himself a bit lost in Port Alberni, near Vancouver, Canada.

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New Electric Aircraft Touts Agile Landing Gear...

When it comes to aircraft technology, manufacturers have put a lot of research into electrical engines more than anything. Our

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Forget Commercial Flights – Private Planes are...

Air travel has come a long way during its short lifespan – and its second nature to us now. Anyone

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Piper and University of North Dakota Launch...

Piper has teamed up with four new brand ambassadors based on their passion, versatility, and enthusiasm to share their training

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Electric Aircraft Takes a Milestone Flight

A six-seat Cessna 337 twin-engine with an electric motor dubbed the Electric EEL took off from Camarillo Airport (KCMA) on

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Fly Like a Girl

Like many industries, aviation is one that tends to be dominated by men. That’s why the new documentary “Fly Like

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What People Can Learn From a Pilot’s...

There’s been discussion as of late on the most effective methods of avoiding risk, which has been growing more and

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The Issues GPS May Be Facing in...

Everyone is familiar with using GPS, or Global Positioning System. It’s all but completely replaced the use of traditional maps,

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Where Exactly Did the Term “Cockpit” Come...

Sometimes, you have a hyperaware situation where despite your knowledge in something, you realize upon a single second of thought,

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Automatic Flight Control Systems and Their Effect...

Have you been curious about autothrottles and what they do? To most, probably not since a few years ago, fully

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Retrofit Avionics Over the Years

The market has shifted drastically for aircraft displays over the past couple of years. Not too long ago, aircraft owners

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Garmin’s Autoland Program Taken for a Test...

Garmin released its Autonomi suite, namely including Autoland that is designed to help with a potentially dangerous situation in the

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The History of the Cessna Skyhawk 172

1955, or more specifically, June 12, 1955, was when Cessna’s most popular and best-selling aircraft, the Skyhawk 172, first took

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Corporate Angel Network Brings Hope for Cancer...

For the past several weeks, most of us have only been seeing doom and gloom in the news. For those

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A Safe Way to Reconnect With the...

Hearing a lot about COVID-19 and the pandemic and many other events can be tiring, especially because of the limitations

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Hybrid-Electric Aircraft Has First Test Flight

A new hybrid-electric aircraft from VoltAero just completed its first test flight on the way to certification. VoltAero plans to

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Around the World in 6 No-Fly Zones

International air travel has opened up the world to seeing new places and experiencing new things some people couldn’t have

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Virginia-Based Aviation School Waives Student Application Fee

Recently, we covered the opening of the Norfolk, Virginia campus of the Aviation Institute of Maintenance (AIM) to offer high

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Restored Cessna is Reliving Glory Days

[caption id="attachment_3164" align="aligncenter" width="880"] Fleetwood Photography[/caption] When you have a passion, sometimes it overtakes you. You find yourself doing something

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Youth Aviation Education Program Hits Huge Milestone

The Young Eagles reached 2.2 million flights with young people in January 2020. The Young Eagles began in 1992 by

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Cirrus Aircraft Releases an App for New...

While we’ve been expecting the newest launch of the 2020 G6 SR Series from Cirrus Aircraft, we didn’t expect their

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Raising Money and Awareness for Polio

Pilot Peter Teahen and co-pilot John Ockenfels aim to raise $1 million to eradicate polio around the world. From March

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AIM to Open Training Campus in Norfolk

The Aviation Institute of Maintenance (AIM) opened a brand-new facility in Norfolk, Virginia on March 17, 2020. The campus will

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Small Indiana FBO Acquires Cessnas For Training...

  Hoosier Aviation has added two new single-engine piston aircraft this week that are now available for flight training and

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The Bottom Feeders Are Out

Resulting from the state of the current economy, a group rears its ugly head in the aviation industry. We call

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Amazing Aircraft Painting Designs

There’s nothing like putting your own style on the design of your aircraft. You have the aircraft of your dreams

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Swedish Airline Replaces Regional Jets with Turboprops

The entire aviation industry is researching new ways to be more environmentally friendly amid the need for climate change action.

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Are You in the Market for a...

Piston engine aircraft, also known as reciprocating engine aircraft, use cylinders and pistons to generate power instead of turbines. These

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Piston Fleet Leads New Aircraft Shipment

The latest quarterly report is in from the General Aviation Manufacturers Association. One of the most notable details is that

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First Electric Sea Plane

In Vancouver, aviation history was made on December 10. Harbour Air flew the world’s first electric seaplane. An ode to

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Aviation Going Electric

Flights to and from islands are typically a very short distance and ideal to put the new Hybrid-electric aircraft to

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Private Planes Aid in Wake of Dorian

The destruction left by Hurricane Dorian is tragic and almost impossible to fathom. In the Bahamas, hundreds are left without

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Green Alternatives in Aviation

Aviation is always growing and evolving with new technologies and trends. With public demand to find solutions to climate change,

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Students take to the Skies

Students from all over the country attended the Maine Aviation Career Education camp in July. The camp is for high

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First Aircraft Charging Stations Were Installed In...

After you read our news about fully electric aircraft new questions may rise – how will the airports be able

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Is Autonomous Aircraft the New Future?

Many of you may think that pilots nowadays don’t do much – they just lay back and autopilot does all

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“Raid Across South Dakota” Event Brings Awareness...

“Raid Across South Dakota” was a premier event curated by the South Dakota Air & Space Museum. The main goal

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Piper Introduces The Perfect Plane For Pilot...

Piper Aircraft just introduced two new models of their training aircraft – the Piper Pilot 100 and the Piper Pilot

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AOPA Introduces Pilot Passport App

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association updated their app on April 1st and added an interesting feature to it –

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Aircraft Seller’s Market 2019—Everything You Need To...

If you want to purchase or sell an aircraft over the next year, this article is for you. This is

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Students Are Building a Plane for Disabled...

ACE (short for the Aerospace Center for Excellence) has just partnered up with Able Flight – a company that provides

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Augmented Reality Exhibition Opened In an Air...

Dayton Air Force Museum Foundation has partnered up with Histovery – a Paris, France-based augmented reality company, and opened a

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Seattle Museum Of Flight Introduces Woman Students...

The Museum of Flight in Seattle launched its Women Fly program on March 21st this year. About 400 students attended

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EHang Autonomous Aircraft Makes Its First Flight

A Chinese company called EHang just launched their first autonomous aircraft. It happened during the 4GAMECHANGERS Festival, which took place

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Top 10 The Most Unusual Airplanes

We have another interesting video to show to you! This time you will see 10 very unusual aircraft from all

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World’s First Fully Electric Airplane Race To...

How fast did you say that Tesla was? Oh, never mind, we’ve got something even better and its electric as

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Learn How To Talk To Air Traffic...

It’s very important to know aviation phraseology and communication if you want to pilot a plane at some point in

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Top 10 Fastest Homebuilt Airplanes

Air travel has always been one of the most exciting things in the world. It’s actually the fastest way to

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Top 10 Apps For Pilots

Thousands of apps for pilots are available on AppStore and Google Play. Norfolk Aviation is here today to help you

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Buzzy The Drone – New Air Safety...

We already talked about why drones may be dangerous far small aircraft, especially the ones flying close to runways (see

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You missed the best offer!

The saying is true, “Most sellers pass up the best offer (of the highest price and best terms).” Time and

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Drones Are Aircraft’s New Threat

Over 20% of drones pose a risk to a manned aircraft – says new study done by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

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US Pilot Wins The Red Bull Air...

Michael Goulian is the first pilot from the US that has won the Red Bull Air Race in Indianapolis. The

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Aircraft Startups That Are About To Change...

There are many new aircraft startups being launched across the US. Two of the startups we are going to talk

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Norfolk Pilot Sets A Division Record Flying...

Airplane racing is a thing, don’t be surprised about it. Several airplanes flying side by side at hundreds of miles

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How To Take Care Of Your Airplane

Airplanes require a lot of attention, even if it’s a small plane. They are complicated machines that need to be

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Lancair Introduces Their New Experimental Aircraft –...

Lancair is introducing their new sleek, two-seat, composite kit airplane – the Barracuda, that is projected to cost around $200,000

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Pre-Owned Cessna Skyhawks Is A Hot Topic...

You don’t usually see prices for pre-owned airplanes jump up 20% to 30% with no reason. The latest Skyhawks price

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What to do About Aircraft Damages?

If you’re shopping for an aircraft, there’s no doubt that you’ve come across one or two with some form of

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The #1 Thing Buyers Look For in...

Do you know what the #1 thing smart buyers look for when they’re shopping around for a used aircraft? It

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Cirrus Launches New Pilot Training Program: Cirrus...

If you’ve been keeping up with news in the world of aviation, you know that Cirrus Aircraft is always trying

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Norfolk Aviation welcomes Kurt Muller to the...

At Norfolk Aviation, we take pride in our expert team of pilots, marketers and aircraft sales agents. Our team makes

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Norfolk Aviation Helps Carlos Find the Perfect...

At Norfolk Aviation, we love helping our clients find the best deal on the highest quality Aircraft. That’s why, when

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How to Find a Trustworthy Appraiser for...

Selling your aircraft can sound like a daunting task, but one of the first things you need to cross off

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Norfolk Aviation Completes Another Successful Paint Job

Norfolk Aviation is known for providing the best and most professional service when it comes to buying or selling your

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Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Calgary

A small aircraft carrying two crew members and four passengers made an emergency landing in the city of Clagary, a

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8 Top Questions to Ask Yourself Before...

Buying a plane is a huge decision. To some it might even be daunting once they realize the amount of

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Aviation Overland Adventures: The Journey of a...

[caption id="attachment_1811" align="alignleft" width="300"] Trey Brewer and Shiloh Dudley pose before embarking on their cross country flight.[/caption] When Trey Brewer

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Buying or Selling Your Aircraft? Experts Say...

You've heard of Craigslist.com, a website where users can post online classifieds for unwanted items, help wanted, and even to

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Norfolk Aviation Gives Piper Seneca a Shiny...

It's no secret that Norfolk Aviation provides the best and most professional service when it comes to buying or selling

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Norfolk Aviation Success Story: N124CC 1984 Piper...

Selling your aircraft can be difficult on your own. You have to deal with scheduling conflicts, jump through tons of

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Should Flight Schools become More Accessible to...

At a recent flight school conference, speakers claimed that flight schools need to adapt quickly to the culture of younger

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4 Tips to Help You Find Your...

So, you’re considering purchasing an aircraft of your own! Many buyers find that once they make the decision to purchase

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Top 5 Things to do with Your...

People who love flying really love flying. When someone wants to be apart of the world of aviation… there is

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Important Inspection Tips for your Aircraft

There are two main aircraft maintenance inspections required for Part 91 aircraft: there’s your annual and 100 hour inspections. Whether

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5 Reasons to Own a Small Aircraft

You’ve definitely mulled over the idea of owning a small aircraft; pretty much every pilot has. If you need more

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FedEx to add 100 SkyCouriers to their...

Recently, Cessna unveiled a brand-new design for a small freighter and passenger aircraft, aptly names the SkyCourier. FedEx Express has

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Cirrus Launches “Most Innovative” SR-Series Upgrade

[caption id="attachment_1609" align="alignleft" width="326"] Cirrus SR22[/caption] Recently, Cirrus officially introduced their new generation of SR-series piston singles — known as

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