Student Pilot Trains In US, Attends Shuttle Launches
Frank Coster of Maasdam, Netherlands is the proud owner
of the latest airplane given away by Sporty's Pilot Shop.
Coster travelled from his Netherlands home along with
friend Angela Kerkvliet to the company's Batavia, OH headquarters
recently to accept the keys to the 2005 Sporty's Sweepstakes Cessna
172SP, the 20th aircraft to be given away by the company.
Will Be Awarded To WA High School Seniors With Aviation
In honor of the annual Pathfinder Award given by the Museum of
Flight in Seattle, Embry-Riddle has announced the creation of a new
Future Pathfinders Scholarship for ERAU students from the state of
The Federal Aviation Administration has released details of its
plans to mandate Mode-S transponders on all new aircraft certified
under Parts 121 or 135, and to phase in the new technology on older
aircraft when the Mode-C (or even older Mode-A) transponders on
those airplanes wear out.