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Santa Monica Airport To Impose More Fees »

Residents in the urban neighborhoods that surround busy Santa Monica Airport in southern California have complained about operations there for years, citing noise, air pollution, and the danger from plane crashes, and now the city has approved new landing fees that not only more than double the fees for transient flyers, but also now apply to airport tenants, including flight schools. More

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Delta Expands Pilot Pipeline »

With an expectation to hire 8,000 pilots over the next 10 years, Delta this week announced it has developed new career-path options to help ensure it has... More

Aviation's Electric Future »

It may not be at AirVenture this year, but you can see it from there. More

Teaching By Ambush »

Some instructors enjoy springing surprises on students just to watch them squirm. It's torture, not teaching. More

Industry Round-up, July 13,... »

This week, announcements have come in about a new aerobatics show at Oshkosh, the purchase of four simulators by Kent State University, a facility upgrade... More

VR Pilot Tech Now Includes... »

Virtual reality systems for flight simulation now include “haptic” capabilities, simulating a sense of touch when interacting with the virtual... More

Top Letters and Comments,... »

This week's letters brought comments from readers about the trainer refurb market, old vs. new, updated proficiency rules and airline seat size. More