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Don Weishuhn: General Aviation Boosts Michigan Business

Publication Date: 2015-05-22
Publication Author: Don Weushuhn

For my company, AMcomm, based in the White Lake area, we epitomize the old adage that time is money. Our company, which has been in business for over 24 years, provides a multitude of voice, video and data infrastructure and public utility construction services to telephone and cable providers, government agencies, school districts, municipalities and businesses in Michigan and throughout the country. Meeting our client’s needs quickly and effectively is critical to our ongoing business success.

Elkin Airport Hosts Flight Lessons

Publication: ELKIN TRIBUNE
Publication Date: 2015-05-22
Publication Author: Karen Holbrook

Boys and girls alike grow up with the dream of flying high in the air, far above civilization, without a care in the world. While most give up on that dream by adulthood, local residents with passion, and some spare change, can see it to fruition through a company in their own backyard.

AOPA’s Platt Wins Racing Aces Training Scholarship

Publication: AV WEB
Publication Date: 2015-05-21

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association’s Central Southwest Regional Manager, Yasmina Platt, was awarded the $2,500 Racing Aces Aviation Scholarship for Women. The announcement of the winner at the Angel Flight Network event in West Houston Airport (KIWS) on May 16, was a surprise for Platt who was at the event representing AOPA. Racing Aces Pilot, Dianna Stanger, presented the award to her.

At 15-Year Mark, EBACE Proves Enduring and Forward-Looking

Publication: AVIATION PROS
Publication Date: 2015-05-21

Geneva Switzerland, May 21, 2015 – As the final day of the 2015 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE2015) concluded, organizers said this year’s event once again underscored the show’s value to exhibitors and attendees, and its continuing importance to the industry’s advancement in Europe and beyond.

Cuomo Declares May ‘Aviation Appreciation Month’

Publication Date: 2015-05-21

National aviation organizations commended New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for declaring May “Aviation Appreciation Month.” In New York, the total economic output of general aviation is over $7 billion.

Aviation Learning Center Created for Upcoming Reno Air Races

Publication: KOLO TV
Publication Date: 2015-05-21

Pathways to Aviation, a Reno-based non-profit organization, has designated its section of the Reno-Stead Airport as the Aviation Learning Center.

Flying high for workers’ rights

Publication: MOAB SUN NEWS
Publication Date: 2015-05-21
Publication Author: Ron Nielsen

An injury in the workplace can be an extremely difficult experience for all of those involved. These situations require quick response and specialized customer service.

Thanks to N.J. Judge, GA Airports Win Collective Victory

Publication Date: 2015-05-21
Publication Author: Stephen Pope

You may have heard the news this week that a New Jersey judge tossed out a lawsuit brought by the town of Readington, which for more than a decade has tried to wrest control of Solberg Airport from the family that has owned it since 1941.

House Committee Votes Cap on Flight Training Benefits

Publication: AIN ONLINE
Publication Date: 2015-05-21
Publication Author: Mark Huber

This morning the U.S. House Veterans Affairs Committee voted to cap public college tuition and flight-training benefits under the post-9/11 G.I.

Aviation Groups Express Support, Opposition to ATC Reform

Publication Date: 2015-05-21

As lawmakers consider a major change to the current structure of the FAA as both a safety regulator and Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP), representatives of commercial airlines and business aviation operators are divided on how to move forward.

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