Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Oct 15, 2007 - 11:36 AM
The destruction of Meigs Field’s runway is viewed by enraged aviation interests as an act of vandalism to a public facility that would have landed any othe
Oct 15, 2007 - 11:33 AM
It has been more than a month since Chicago mayor Richard Daley’s midnight raid on the city’s lakefront airport, Meigs Field.
Oct 15, 2007 - 11:12 AM
If business aviation has been sideswiped by the economic mal-aise, it would have been difficult to find evidence of any damage at NBAA’s 14th Annual Schedu
Oct 12, 2007 - 9:53 AM
The Bush Administration has proposed a $14 billion reauthorization budget for the FAA for fiscal year 2004, taking a bigger bite from the Airport and Airwa
Oct 12, 2007 - 5:56 AM
A pair of lawsuits against Mayor Daley and the city of Chicago are working their separate paths through state and federal courts, and legislation has been
Oct 10, 2007 - 5:21 AM
AOPA has proposed that the city of Chicago apply for $41 million in federal Airport Improvement Program (AIP) funding to buy Meigs Field from its current o
Oct 3, 2007 - 12:08 PM
The General Aviation Industry Reparations Act (H.R.3347) encountered rough air when the Bush Administration asked lawmakers to put off a vote on the measur
Oct 1, 2007 - 10:22 AM
The Senate Commerce Committee approved and sent to the full Senate a bill that would give the FAA six months to issue pilot certificates that include photo
Sep 26, 2007 - 3:06 PM
Solid progress in the fight against user fees has been made, but the general aviation community has to stay involved for the battle to be won, according to
Sep 24, 2007 - 3:06 PM
General aviation late last week won a major battle, but not yet the entire war, against user fees.