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The NTSB on Wednesday released its docket of documents related to the fatal crash of a firefighting helicopter in California in August 2008...

A story in Air & Space Smithsonian laments the impending loss of Langley wind tunnel, as advocates rally to prevent its destruction...

Friends of aerobatic pilot Vicki Cruse, who died recently in a crash, have established a scholarship fund in her honor. The Vicki Cruse Memorial Scholarship will provide women pilots with financial assistance for emergency maneuver and aerobatic training. It will be administered by the Ninety-Nines Amelia Earhart Memorial Scholarship Fund. For more info click here.

A free interactive course about mastering radio communications for pilots is now posted online at AOPA's Air Safety Foundation. It covers both VFR and IFR communications, and takes about 45 minutes to an hour to complete.

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