Archive for the 'General Aviation' Category

Confirmed! General Aviation is largest user of Gallatin Field (KBZN)

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

From “Bozeman airport sets passenger record in 2012” Bozeman Daily Chronicle, 12 January 2013:  “General aviation accounted for 76 percent of the airport’s traffic. Passenger and cargo airlines included 18 percent, with corporate jets at 6 percent.” — But this … Continue reading

Buyer Beware with college “career” programs

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

 For-profit colleges scrutinized WASHINGTON — For-profit colleges put revenues above education, and charge students high tuition and loan rates that could leave them in debt for years, a Senate Democratic report said Monday. While students are aggressively recruited, they drop … Continue reading

Hey AOPA, how about a real dogfight?

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

AOPA Pilot magazine has its monthly contrivance labeled “Dogfight.” To quote: “Editor at Large Tom Horne and Senior Editor Dave Hirschman have a lot of things in common: lots of ratings, lots of experience in lots of airplane models — … Continue reading

This Guy Should Be In Aviation Promotions

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

With optimism like this, this guy should be working for the AOPA PR department, or hyping all the high-paying openings for career-minded professional pilots. “Something big’s gonna happen. We’re so sure of it that if my nuts were in a … Continue reading

TSA Explained

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

From Michael Bronson