By Jim Timm
For the March accident summary, the following are the preliminary NTSB reports of the aviation accidents that have occurred in Arizona from mid January thru mid February. Hopefully the information from these reports will be used to develop safety programs and briefings that will help pilots learn from the mistakes being made by others and
By Jim Timm
I certainly hope everyone has been able to take advantage of the good winter flying weather, and fortunately the nights haven't been too cold to make starting difficult in the morning. Spring must be getting close. It seems like I’ve been starting to pick up a lot more bugs lately. What ever you do, keep flying safe.
Many aviation groups in the
By Jim Timm
For general information, a review of all the accidents that had been reported in Arizona for the past year were reviewed, and the following summary for 2014 was prepared to examine a breakdown of aircraft class and the injuries involved.
The Number Of People Involved in the Above Accidents. 74 Non Injuries This year
Pleasant Valley P48 “Turf” Backcountry Fly-In 9:00am - 3:00pm Saturday - February 7, 2015
10:00am ~ FAASTeam Mountain Flying ~ Wayne Fischer
Short Field TO/Landing Demonstrations
Hole-in-One Flying Golf
Helicopter, tail dragger, and glider rides.
Static hot air balloons, amphibious aircraft
Military aircraft fly-over
The New Mexico Pilots Association is hosting the FAA and their Portable Reduced Oxygen Training Enclosure (PROTE) here in New Mexico. This FREE clinic will offer pilots the ability to experience hypoxia in a normobaric hypoxia training device that simulates altitude by reducing oxygen percentage without reducing atmos-pheric pressure.The Civil Aerospace Medical Institute
SELL OR BUY AVIATION ITEMSAVIONICS TO AIRCRAFT
Spaceport America’s First Fly-In
Spaceport America will host its first-ever Private Pilots Fly-in on Valentine’s Day, February 14th. This is the first time that the New Mexico Spaceport Authority (NMSA) will open up the spaceport to this kind of event, and the occasion marks the start of a recurring opportunity for private pilots to land at Spaceport America.
SunCountry Cubs, California Cubs, and CubCrafters Inc, are pleased to host the Rumble in the Desert Round 2! Events will take place at L90 Ocotillo Wells, followed by a BBQ and Awards Ceremony at 2pm. A block of rooms is being held under SunCountry Cubs, at the (L08) Borrego Springs Resort and Spa, in Borrego Springs, CA. RESERVE YOUR ROOMS EARLY!
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Come enjoy breakfast at the Wayside Inn on Alamo LakeSaturday, February 13, 20159:30am
The Wayside Inn is a small trailer park with a great little restaurant in the desert about 5 miles south of Alamo Lake.
Alamo Lake airstrip is not on the sectional chart. GPS coordinates are 34°14'49.2"N 113°29'13.2"WHere is a link to SkyVectorHere is a link
Come one, come all, it is Free for everyone!
Antique, homebuilt and modern airplanes
R/C (remote controlled) model airshow
Food service available through the
Cave Creek Smokehouse
At the SkyRanch at Carefree Airport,
8305 E Cave Creek Road, Carefree