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Article: Ownership Made Easy

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Article: 53 Years Later

I’m 77 and hold a commercial pilot license and an instrument rating. I’ve filled four logbooks. As a child, I made balsa-wood and tissue-paper airplanes. As a teen, I made gas U-Control model airplanes, and I used to ride my bike to the airport...

Article: From the Editor: A Diamond For A Pilot’s Pilot

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Article: Personal Aviation At A Crossroads

Five years ago, the first special light-sport aircraft (S-LSA) received its airworthiness certificate, opening up a new chapter in the regulation of simple personal flight. More than 1,000 of these factory-built aircraft and more than 8,000 former...

Article: Survivable Ditchings

Without...

Article: Profiles In Vision: Tom Peghiny

I like employing people and...

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Article: Return To Goose Bay

When I returned to Goose...

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Article: Sport Pilot Daze

Article: Pleasure, Pain & Southern Hospitality

Skylane 250CW, cleared to land, runway two seven.” Those words marked the start of my anniversary weekend in historic Savannah, Ga. The VFR flight to Savannah from Lawrenceville, Ga., on the morning of August 1, 2008, was smooth and uneventful, as was m...

Article: From The Editor: From Dream To Reality

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Article: Icing Awareness

Ten years ago, the...

Article: Fly-In Dining Grows Up

Few...

Article: Light-Sport Chronicles: Questions! So Many Questions!

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Article: Retreads & Me

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Article: Always The Weather

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Article: Johnson Creek: Backcountry Fly-In Mecca

Article: Entering A New Era

finfIt was one of those cool fall mornings with low, scudding clouds. The kind where you keep blowing on cold, damp hands while loading the airplane and glancing occasionally at the leaden skies, the north country’s harbinger of imminent seasonal c...

Article: From The Editor: Milestones & New Beginnings

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Article: 2008 Reno Air Races

In 2001, “the year that never was,” I was part of the initial attempt to race jet airplanes in the Reno Air Races. In 200...

Article: Parachute Jump Operations

Article: Plane Living

Article: Decision Shock? Poppycock!

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Article: Adventure Is In The Eye Of…

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Article: Renewal

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Article: Guest-Speaker: The Next Space Race

NASA....

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Article: The Master As Student

With his big rawboned hand almost...

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Article: Citizen Near Miss

Pilots have a lot in common. They’re detail-oriented. They like direct routing and a good deal. But, most of all, they love adventure and the chance to go somewhere that few have gone before, especially in an airplane. I’ve often stared at the circled...

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Article: Of Bachs & Ganns & Fabulous Words

If...

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Article: Memories Of Africa, Part VI

In response to what seems like a...

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Article: Space Flight For Sale

While most little children...

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