Russ Niles

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House Move May Delay Medical Reform
July 28, 2015 It would appear the latest political gambit to reform pilot medical regulations will die Wednesday when the House extends...

Third Class Medical Progress?
July 23, 2015 AOPA says it's endorsing an amendment to a highway bill that will include measures to relax third-class medical requirements...

Huerta Disagrees FAA Breaking Law
July 23, 2015 FAA Administrator Michael Huerta says he doesn't agree the FAA is acting illegally in its labor dealings with the National Air...

Malibu Crashes At AirVenture
July 22, 2015 Five people were taken to the hospital after the crash of a Piper Malibu landing at AirVenture Oshkosh early Wednesday. EAA...

Video: A Ride Through AirVenture with Tom Poberezny
July 21, 2015 Former EAA President Tom Poberezny hasn't been to AirVenture since he retired four years ago, but thanks to an invitation from...

Boeing Sees Need For 558,000 Pilots
July 21, 2015 Boeing says the world will need more than half a million pilots over the next 20 years and it's ramping up its efforts to fill...

Podcast: Pilots, Technicians Needed
July 21, 2015 Boeing says more than half a million each of pilots and techs will be needed to feed the planet's voracious appetite for air...

EAA Gets First Icon A5 For Young Eagles
July 20, 2015 EAA will get the first Icon A5 Light Sport amphib and will use it for Young Eagles flights. At a well-attended event at...

NTSB Prelim Released On F-16 Collision
July 19, 2015 The NTSB's preliminary report into the July 7 collision between an Air Force F-16 and a Cessna 150 in South Carolina says an...

Epic E1000 Certification Now 2016
July 19, 2015 Epic Aircraft has revised its certification schedule for its E1000 single-engine turboprop and now plans first deliveries in...