FAA updates Aviation Weather Handbook

The FAA recently issued a new Aviation Weather Handbook, FAA-H-8083-28.…
Pilot talking on radio

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Why you should participate in the NASA Aviation Safety Reporting System

The NASA ASRS is a voluntary, confidential, non-punitive, safety…

Avoiding adverse drug interactions

Impairment from medication, particularly over-the-counter (OTC) medication, has been cited in a number of accidents in general aviation (GA).

FAA launches interactive Fact Book

Interested in uncovering facts about the world of aerospace?…

Sporty’s Learn to Fly Course adds new videos and training guides

Sporty’s courses are the ideal pilot training companion – everything you need to prepare for your written test and earn your certificate or rating, with ground school, test prep, and real-world training all in one easy-to-use system. Students enrolled in Sporty's courses enjoy free lifetime updates to both content and features available across all online, mobile app and TV platforms. Here's a quick rundown covering the latest set of updates added this month.

Surface Safety Symposium for GA – Monday, November 7

The FAA Safety Team is hosting a discussion on GA surface safety…

Pilots: prevent carbon monoxide poisoning

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas…

FAA publications updated: AIM and Pilot/Controller Glossary

FAA recently issued change 3 of the Aeronautical Information Manual (AIM) and Pilot/Controller Glossary effective November 3, 2022.
Flight Training Central print edition

Flip the pages of the new Flight Training Central print edition

Once a year, we publish a print version of Flight Training Central, which highlights some of our newest articles and important trends in the aviation world. Click on the cover below to flip the pages of this new edition. You'll read about airline pilot hiring statistics, flight simulators, and using a flight data recorder for debriefing flights.