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Draft Advisory Circular Establishing Uniform Standards for the Siting and Designation of Parachute Landing Areas (PLA). 

Fort Lauderdale, FL - Banyan Air Service based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport has recently been appointed as a Quest Authorized Sales Center for the KODIAK. “Banyan is thrilled to be appointed as the KODIAK dealer for the Florida region,” said Michael O’Keeffe, Banyan’s senior vice president of aircraft sales.
We met a lot of people as they stopped by the Tormach Booth to chat with us at EAA AirVenture last week — not only Pilots and Aviation Enthusiasts, but Machinists, Fabricators, Educators, and many more people simply interested in technology.
There is a story about a retiring CEO who was unsure of whom his replacement would be. He called a meeting of his top aides and said he was going to give the position to the executive who could get the greatest results from a seed he would give them that day, but measure the outcomes in six months.
Newark Liberty International Airport has a new employee "Libby". Libby is the airport virtual avatar, created by Airus Media, Inc.
What was once used only in extraordinary circumstances or by top global companies has today become a business necessity.

Scan the code with your QR scanner on your Smartphone and FABA is a tap away. An easy way to look for news and member information on our new site.

FORT MYERS, Fla. (July 26, 2012) — The Lee County Port Authority was given the Outstanding Environmental Project Award for the Page Field General Aviation Terminal Complex at the 2012 Florida Planning & Zoning Association Awards during the FPZA 60th Annual State Conference in Orlando. The FPZA annual awards have become a standard for land development and public/private planning statewide with the intention of identifying and promoting best practices.

In this time of economic stress and industry unrest continuing education is the best way to keep yourself marketable. Everyone knows that the real education begins after you receive your certification, by taking advantage of the opportunities of the AWAM Scholarship Program you are ensuring yourself of increasing your knowledge and expanding your horizons.

Alexandria, VA, July 24, 2012 – The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the selection of Thomas L. Hendricks as the association’s new president. He succeeds James K. Coyne, who has served as NATA’s president since 1994. Hendricks will start his duties on September 1, 2012.

Naples Municipal Airport was awarded the General Aviation Airport of the Year award at the Florida Airports Council’s 43rd Annual Conference and Exposition, July 24, 2012.

Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A., shareholders Terry E. LewisStephen A. WalkerAnne LongmanMichelle Diffenderfer, and Dennis Stotts have been selected as 2012 Florida Super Lawyers in the area of Environmental Law.

The Golf Pilot is aviation's hottest new app! Download it for FREE on Apple and Android

WASHINGTON, D.C.--The Pilot’s Bill of Rights has been approved by the House of Representatives and is on its way to President Obama’s desk.

Orange Park, Florida, USA—July 16, 2012 - Sennheiser announced today its support of Think Global Flight with a donation comprised of both product and cash to support the around the world flight promoting STEM education, aviation and aerospace. 

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