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November Pilot Extra
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Do you have questions about ADS-B?
AOPA has put together a FAQ fact sheet for owners of Australian general aviation aircraft.
The document contains information on how ADS-B works, why and when you need to equip your IFR aircraft and how to install ADS-B.
If you have a question regarding ADS-B,
please click this link: ADS-B FAQ
For the next few weeks the AOPA office will be operating on a skeleton staff. If you need to contact us urgently please call Aaron Stephenson on 0417 29 2209. Please be assured that any queries or membership applications/renewals will be attended to when the office resumes normal hours.
November 19, 2013
CASA has announced that the implementation of legislation relating to Part 61, 141 & 142 has been deferred from 04 December 2013 to September 2014 – a period of 9 months.
This is largely as a result of pressure from AOPA and other industry bodies/organisations seeking clarification from CASA regarding certain anomalies which appeared in the proposed legislation changes.Read more »
November 14, 2013
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss today announced an independent review of aviation safety regulation in Australia.Read more »
August 09, 2013
For those that were unable to attend the Safety Seminar at Bankstown inRead more »
May 2013, we have put the two day giant event onto 2 DVD’s. You can purchase this
for only $10 including postage.
August 02, 2013
The next AOPA Safety Seminar will be atRead more »
the Royal Aeroclub of Western Australia on
Saturday August 31st and Sunday 1st September.
August 02, 2013
During August and September, AvSoft and AOPA have once again partnered up toRead more »
give new and rejoining AOPA members a FREE year’s subscription to AvPlan
July 19, 2013
A fly-in at Bowen Airfield in Queensland is being organised for 17 August 2013, to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the 1943 Catalina A24-24 aircraft crash off the coast of Bowen, in which six aircrew and eight other personnel were lost.Read more »