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Pilot Briefing Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

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    Season 2 Episode 21: Pilot Briefing - Week of May 25, 2020

    Season 2 Episode 21: Pilot Briefing - Week of May 25, 2020

    Thank you for tuning into the Pilot Briefing Podcast for the week of May 25, 2020. In this week's episode, learn more about: Garmin pushing back on the FCC's approval of Ligado, the FAA's latest airworthiness directive, updates to iFlightPlanner, GA airports hit with higher fees from CBP, and NASA launching astronauts to the ISS for the first time since 2011. 

    • 4 min
    Season 2 Episode 20: Pilot Briefing - Week of May 18, 2020

    Season 2 Episode 20: Pilot Briefing - Week of May 18, 2020

    Thank you for tuning into the Pilot Briefing Podcast for the week of May 18, 2020. In this week's episode, learn more about: Two guides AOPA's Air Safety Institute released to help operators and pilots safely return to flight and facilitate a strategic return to normal operations, Congress and FCC battle over the Ligado proposal, AOPA expert advice on getting in when the radar is out, You Can Fly's newest initiative, and a Tuskegee Airman from Ohio flies west. 

    • 5 min
    Season 2 Episode 19: Pilot Briefing - Week of May 11, 2020

    Season 2 Episode 19: Pilot Briefing - Week of May 11, 2020

    Thanks so much for tuning into the Pilot Briefing Podcast for the week of May 11, 2020. In this episode, learn more about: The FAA's SFAR and how it pertains to you...or doesn't, the latest on the Ligado proposal, how updated weather briefings might be your new best friend, why doctors are refining their advice to volunteer pilots, and how pilots in MD will be able to save some money come July. 

    • 4 min
    Season 2 Episode 18: Pilot Briefing - Week of May 4, 2020

    Season 2 Episode 18: Pilot Briefing - Week of May 4, 2020

    Thanks so much for tuning into the Pilot Briefing Podcast for the week of May 4, 2020. In this episode, learn more about: The latest special federal aviation regulation (SFAR) that will help some pilots continue flying during COVID-19, why EAA was forced to cancel AirVenture 2020, what GA airports can do with CARES Act grant money, how pilots are working together to reopen a Colorado airport, and why pilots flying ski goggles to hospitals is helping frontline workers. 

    • 4 min
    Season 2 Episode 17: Pilot Briefing - Week of April 27, 2020

    Season 2 Episode 17: Pilot Briefing - Week of April 27, 2020

    Thanks so much for tuning into the Pilot Briefing Podcast for the week of April 27, 2020. In this episode, learn more about: Why the FAA plans to reduce ATC tower hours, what the FCC vote to revive Ligado means for aviation, details on the FAA's latest airworthiness directive, the latest on the FAA's plans for the future of unmanned aircraft integration, and one airport in Hawai`i is closing. 

    • 4 min
    Season 2 Episode 16: Pilot Briefing - Week of April 20, 2020

    Season 2 Episode 16: Pilot Briefing - Week of April 20, 2020

    Thank you for tuning into the Pilot Briefing Podcast for the week of April 20, 2020. In this episode, find out: How much aid GA airports will receive from the CARES Act, how ASI is working to improve the Wings Pilot Proficiency Program, why the FAA announced a 56-day chart publication cycle, why flight plan errors could be costly, and what aspiring career pilots can do now to prepare for a future in aviation. 

    • 5 min

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