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NTSB Reports On Florida Midair

In its ongoing investigation into a midair collision that killed four people in Florida on July 17, the NTSB has reported that the two airplanes “converged nearly straight on.”

Donations Energize NASM’s New GA Exhibit

The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, in Washington, D.C., has accepted a $10 million donation from the Thomas W. Haas Foundation to help finance its new “We All Fly” exhibit, which will focus on general aviation. The exhibit also will include an aerobatic...

A New Two-Seater From Lancair

Lancair has introduced a new two-seat kit called the Barracuda, which it calls an “entry-level” airplane. The Barracuda will cruise at 200 knots at 13 gallons per hour, and sells for about $200,000.

GA Revitalization Bill Gains Support

A bill that aims to support the future of general aviation was introduced in the Senate last week by Senators Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) and Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), and has gained support from GA advocates. “This bill will empower the next generation of needed pilots,”...