Viðburðir 2024

Flugsamkomur og sýningar 8. júní – Flugsýningin á Reykjavíkurvelli (Flugmálafélagið) 28. – 30. júní – Fly in á Melgerðismelum 29. júní – Flugdagur Flugsafns Íslands á Akureyri 12. – 14. júlí – Flughátíðin á Hellu (Flugmálafélagið) 2. – 5. ágúst – Múlakot (AOPA) 31. ágúst – Wings & Wheels á Tungubökkum (Flugklúbbur Mosfellsbæjar) Kaffikvöld í […]

BasicMed limitation lifted


The FAA concurred with AOPA and individuals who supported a rulemaking proposal that enables pilots who medically qualify under BasicMed to act as required crewmembers other than pilot in command—more specifically as safety pilots.

Virginia aviation expo inspires youth

The November 4 Leesburg Aviation and Career Expo in Leesburg, Virginia, offered hundreds of area high school and college students a hands-on look at career opportunities in aviation.

First kitbuilt Bearhawk Model 5 flies


The first kitbuilt Bearhawk Aircraft Model 5 flew on November 7, the Austin, Texas, company announced. The Model 5 is a six-place, high-wing, tailwheel design that the company says is comparable to a Cessna 180 and 185 and is meant to be a heavy hauler and backcountry performer.

High school aviation STEM draws crowd


Together in person for the first time since 2019, more than 400 educators and industry leaders converged on Memphis, Tennessee, to get fired up about aeronautics in the classroom at the eighth annual AOPA You Can Fly High School Aviation STEM Symposium.