• May

      12

      2022
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    WINCHESTER REGIONAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY RECEIVES BREWER AWARD

    In honor of its outstanding contributions to the advancement of youth in aerospace activities, the Winchester Regional Airport Authority has received the 2021 Frank G. Brewer Memorial Aerospace Education Award from Civil Air Patrol’s (CAP) Virginia Wing. Established in 1959, the award serves as a memorial to Frank G. Brewer, Sr. and his lifelong interest

    • May

      9

      2022
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    A Pilot Gets Caught Between Procedure and Instinct

    Flying Magazine A Pilot Gets Caught Between Procedure and Instinct Doing what comes naturally as a pilot includes making mistakes. By Peter Garrison April 22, 2022 Familiarity in flying has several components. There is the foundational element of general familiarity with airplanes and how to fly them. There is familiarity with systems; this may be

    • May

      6

      2022
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    Flying Companion Manual

    by Bob Prange EAA Chapter 186 Stick & Rudder April 2022 Newsletter http://www.eaa186.org/ Many general aviation pilots are familiar with the products available at Pilot Workshops. They offer hard-copy study manuals for refresher training maintaining proficiency and operating various avionics equipment as well as a variety of on-line workshops and study materials to keep a

    • May

      3

      2022
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    CAF CAPITAL WING WARBIRD SHOWCASE AT WARRENTON FAUQUIER AIRPORT

    May 7 @ 10:00 am – May 8 @ 4:00 pm CAF CAPITAL WING WARBIRD SHOWCASE AT WARRENTON FAUQUIER AIRPORT Warrenton Fauquier Airport The Commemorative Air Force, Capital Wing, Warbird Showcase will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the New Terminal Ramp of Warrenton-Fauquier Airport on May 7-8. The Capital Wing, based

    • May

      1

      2022
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    Suffolk Airport (SFQ) Fly-In

    First Annual East Coast Quad City Challenger Light Sport / Ultralight / Camp Out June 11-12th All planes welcome Entertainment by band or DJ Parking & Camping will be at the Corporate Ramp. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner by Suffolk BBQ at the FBO. Contact Jason Spitler at 847-946-1261 or jla4lf@gmail.com or KSFQ at 757-514-4410 If

    • April

      28

      2022
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    Kenneth R. “Dick” Yenni has passed away

    Kenneth R. “Dick” Yenni passed away February 23, 2022. Inducted into the Virginia Aviation Hall of Fame in 2011, Kenneth R. “Dick” Yenni’s 32 year career as an engineer pilot was significant for his outstanding contributions to the aeronautic, atmospheric science and space flight research programs at the NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia.

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