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    Warbird Members Participated in a 4th of July Flyover

    Warbird Members Participated in a 4th of July Flyover

    Warbird Members Participated in a 4TH OF JULY FLYOVER! Salute to America July 4, 2020 Vintage aircraft also known as “Warbirds” are proud to take part in the 2020 July 4th celebration in Washington DC. In a flyby of the White House, private owners and Aircraft Museums will showcase their historic aircraft in tribute to

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    REDBIRD CONNECT IS A NEW VIRTUAL FLIGHT TRAINING PLATFORM

    REDBIRD CONNECT IS A NEW VIRTUAL FLIGHT TRAINING PLATFORM

    Redbird Flight Simulations is providing free access to a new product that enables flight instructors to conduct remote flight simulator sessions with students. Redbird is offering the new product for free as flight schools and instructors adjust their operations during the global coronavirus pandemic. Redbird Connect provides a platform for flight instructors and their students

    • July

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    SPORTY’S VIRTUAL AIRSHOW

    SPORTY’S VIRTUAL AIRSHOW

    We’re all going to miss Oshkosh this year, but we can still celebrate aviation! This summer just won’t be the same without the spectacular EAA AirVenture Oshkosh show. It’s our favorite week of the year, where we get to meet thousands of customers, show off the latest products, and see amazing airplanes in action. But

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    Jeanne Pedigo has passed away

    Jeanne Pedigo has passed away

    Jeanne Pedigo November 29, 1928 – July 3, 2020 Inducted in the Virginia Aviation Hall of Fame in 2003 Obituary:  After 60 plus years involved in aviation, Jeanne took her last flight on July 3, 2020, when she left with the angels to go home to her parents, Thomas and Mildred Hann and the love

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    WAI ANNOUNCES 2021 SCHOLARSHIPS

    Women in Aviation International (WIA) has announced scholarships being offered for 2021. The opportunity to apply for scholarships that help members reach their goals and advance in aviation and aerospace careers are a major benefit of membership in WIA. In 2020, WIA awarded 151 scholarships valued at $831,365.00. Scholarships are available for flight training, engineering,

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    UNITED AIRLINES PLANS 25,000 FLIGHTS NEXT MONTH

    While travel demand remains depressed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of airline passengers nationwide has increased in recent weeks. In response, United Airlines has announced it will schedule almost 25,000 flights during the month of August. This is three times the number of flights the airline flew in June. “We’re taking the same

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