Private pilot

Aug 28, 2014 - 2:55 PM
Under the proposal, the FAA would allow holders of private pilot certificates to fly without a third-class medical.
AirPooler provides a platform on which pilots can list flights they plan to make and individuals can sign up to occupy a seat on those flights and share expenses. Pilots are not allowed to list flights in an effort to attract passengers. AirPooler handles all the payments and charges an administrative fee, and pilots must also pay part of the expenses for any AirPooler flight.
Aug 6, 2014 - 12:25 AM
The AirPooler ride-sharing system is waiting for FAA input before re-opening its service to passengers who want to share expenses on GA flights.
Jun 2, 2014 - 4:15 AM
The high-technology sharing economy business model is bringing new investment in general aviation companies.
May 1, 2014 - 12:45 AM
Rulemaking effort could delay action mandated by Congress.
Apr 3, 2014 - 2:40 PM
Industry groups have pushed for such an exemption for some time.