Read more: True Confessions (GAARMS)
  Of the 10 years I have been doing GAARMS, this is no doubt the safest year to date so far. There have been NO general aviation (GA) pilot fatalities to date! That is absolutely outstanding. We have 3 months left in this year – is it possible to go an entire year without a GA pilot fatality?? Fred’s Perspective…  I have been flying with Lightspeed Aviation
Read more: October 2019 Aviation Accident Summary
The following are the NTSB reports of aviation accidents that have occurred in Arizona from late August thru late September. APA will use this detailed accident information to develop safety programs, briefings, and posters/flyers that would help pilots learn from the mistakes being made by others, and take the action necessary to prevent them from having similar
Read more: True Confessions (GAARMS)
  What a difference a year makes!! As of August 26th (the day I wrote this), there has only been one general aviation fatal accident in the state of Arizona since January 1st, that being the crash of a Piper PA-22-160 south-southeast of Kingman, back in January.  The pilot survived, but the one passenger on board died. GAARMS maintains the auspicious goal of trying
Read more: Temporary Flight Restrictions
  The news has been referring to our recent weather pattern as the non-soon due to the lack of seasonal rain storms, and this lack of rain has created unusually dry vegetation around the state. As a result, there have been a number of both human and lightning caused fires, several of which have been very close to cities and towns.  When this occurs, a Temporary
Read more: September 2019 Aviation Accident Summary
The following are the NTSB reports of aviation accidents that have occurred in Arizona from late July, thru late August. APA will use this detailed accident information to develop safety programs, briefings, and posters/flyers that would help pilots learn from the mistakes being made by others and take the action necessary to prevent them from having similar
Read more: Check Ride Price Increases (GAARMS)
  WOW, we are still doing great so far this year!  As of  August 1st, the general aviation fatal accident rate for the state of Arizona remains at only one, the crash of a Piper PA-22-160 south-southeast of Kingman back in January.  Within the fatal accident guidelines of the GAARMS reporting process, our pilot-based safety record still stands at an
Read more: August 2019 Aviation Accident Summary
The following are the NTSB reports of aviation accidents that occurred in Arizona from late June through late July. APA will use this detailed accident information to develop safety programs, briefings, and posters/flyers that would help pilots learn from the mistakes being made by others, and take the action necessary to prevent them from having similar accidents. Well, it
Read more: Some Points to Ponder (GAARMS)
  Well, we are still doing great so far this year. As of July 1st, the general aviation fatal accident rate for the state of Arizona remains at only one, the crash of a Piper PA-22-160 south-southeast of Kingman. Within the fatal accident guidelines of the GAARMS reporting process, our safety performance still stands at an outstanding rate of 100% safe, with NO
Read more: July 2019 Aviation Accident Summary
  The following are the NTSB reports of the aviation accidents that occurred in Arizona from late May through late June. APA will use this detailed accident information to develop safety programs, briefings, and posters/flyers that would help pilots learn from the mistakes being made by others and take the action necessary to prevent them from having similar
Read more: In remembrance of Memorial Day… (GAARMS)
  As of May 31st, the General Aviation fatal accident rate for the state of Arizona remains at only one, the crash of a Piper PA-22-160 about 9.5 miles south-southeast of Kingman.  The student pilot received serious injuries, and the owner/non-pilot rated passenger received fatal injuries. On April 16th, a Bell 206 experimental helicopter crashed about a mile south