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Urge your Representative to join the new GA Caucus

Dear Private Pilot Insider readers,

The Co-Chairs of the U.S. House of Representatives General Aviation Caucus (GA Caucus), Congressmen Sam Graves (R-MO) and John Barrow (D-GA), both AOPA members, need your help. They are required to re-establish the Caucus in the new Congress and in so doing, they have to recruit Members to join all over again. The Caucus is a bipartisan group of Members of Congress who are interested in learning the importance of general aviation to our economy and […]

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What do you think?

       There is many resources available for flight training. Some are very good, backed with many years of flight and teaching knowledge. Some are not so well thought out. In many areas of my life and not just aviation I have come to learn that if I don’t personally know the answer I can lean towards someone that has been there along time and accomplished much with great success. Now don’t get me wrong I don’t just take their word […]

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IFR Proficiency Series

As you may know, PilotWorkshops IFR Proficiency Series is currently on sale for $100 off – plus free shipping to USA and Canada.

This special holiday offer is available through Saturday, 12/18.

In response to several pilot requests, there are two new features.

1) IFR Proficiency is now WINGS certified so you can get WINGS credit if you participate in that program.

2) You can watch the videos or listen to the audios on your smart

phone: including Android, Windows and iPhones, plus iPad and […]

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A Pastor in need of a Pilot.

Pastor Matt Evans of Dalton, GA is in need of transportation between KDNN – DALTON MUN, GA and KLGA – LA GUARDIA, NY. Pastor Evans wife Beth Evans has a rare blood disease and is currently living in New York awaiting a bone marrow transplant. Pastor Evans needs to be home in Dalton on Thursday for a church service and broadcast for Sunday AM. The Evans has two young boys they adopted this past spring from Ethiopia that he needs […]

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Visit http://www.privatepilotinsider.com/?page_id=1505 to “Buy […]

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New products For Sale

Private Pilot Insider is proud to announce that we are now offering new products for sale online. You can get the newly designed PPI T-Shirt starting at just $12.95. We are also offering THE SC PASSIVE HEADSET and THE XC ANR HEADSET. Visit the link below for further details on these products.

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Watch for more products to arrive very soon. If you have any questions or comments about our products or website please feel free to contact me at tommy@privatepilotinsider.com
Thank you,
Tommy […]

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Preflight Passenger Briefings

     How well do you brief your new passengers before you depart. Do you take for granted they know how to buckle or exit an airplane in an emergency.  Here are just a few areas that should be covered before you leave.

BY: Blake Crosby of fly.blakecrosby.com
This document satisfies CAR 602.59
Before passengers are allowed to be carried in an aircraft, a passenger briefing must be performed. This
is the law. It is similar to the ones you see the flight attendants do […]

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TEAM RV FLYS INTO VILLA RICA, GEORGIA

Mike Stewart Air Show Excellence

– Large Formation Flying with Team RV –

  

  

 

Atlanta, GA – Twelve aircraft fill the sky with a nonstop display of close formation shapes, graceful aerobatics, opposing passes, smoke trails, and the growl of engines as they maneuver through show center. This is Team RV – the world’s largest air show team – in action.

Based in Atlanta, GA, Team RV is a group of southeastern pilots from a variety of backgrounds who are committed […]

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Hawker must cut costs!

BY MOLLY McMILLIN
The Wichita Eagle

With debt coming due in 2014, Hawker Beechcraft has no option but to lower its costs, a report by Moody’s Investors Service said.

“Cutting costs is key to its survival,” Moody’s Investors Service vice president and senior analyst Edwin Wiest said in the report.

Hawker Beechcraft is highly leveraged with $2.135 billion in debt, Wiest wrote. Meanwhile, its order book has fallen by 70 percent from its peak of $7.6 billion at the end of 2008 to $2.4 […]

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Cessna Strike Averted

September 19, 2010

Cessna Strike Averted 

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By Russ Niles, Editor-in-Chief

 

 

Production workers at Cessna Aircraft rejected the notion of a strike but they also told the company they don’t much like the contract they’ll work under for the next seven years. Members of the Machinists Union voted 58 percent to reject the deal but only 49 percent to strike in voting Saturday. The union had recommended a strike but a two-thirds majority was required. The main issue was […]

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