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The Bob Hoover Academy: Changing Young Lives with the Power of Flight

The Bob Hoover Academy in Salinas, California is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that uses aviation to get underserved, at-risk youth interested in and ultimately excited about STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering,…

Posted on September 19, 2018

Global Aerospace and Young Eagles: Getting Young Aviators Airborne

Founded in 1953 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) is an organization that supports its members and the aviation industry in a number of ways. It is perhaps…

Posted on August 28, 2018

ADS-B and Light Aircraft: Are You Ready?

Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast – or ADS-B – is a new way to manage air traffic in which properly equipped aircraft automatically self-report their position using the global positioning…

Posted on July 30, 2018
cyber security in flight

Cyber Security and Aircraft Operations: “In Flight” Does not Mean “In the Clear”

Cyber security is a critical issue that continues to grow in importance with every data breach that occurs. While the public tends to be aware of only the high-profile incidents,…

Posted on June 26, 2018
Aviation Professional Services Liability Insurance

What is Aviation Professional Services Liability Insurance and How is it Used?

Aviation Professional Services Liability insurance (APS) affords protection for a wide range of aviation and aerospace professionals including engineers, auditors, consultants, maintenance providers, safety experts, FBOs, and aircraft sales dealers…

Posted on May 29, 2018
seaplane insurance

What You Need to Know About Seaplane Insurance

As any seaplane pilot will tell you, flying seaplanes provides a tremendous sense of freedom. In areas with numerous bodies of water, the fact that you can land on and…

Posted on April 23, 2018
aircraft accidents

What Happens if My Aircraft is Involved in an Accident?

We all realize that there is risk involved in owning and operating an aircraft. Comprehensive aviation insurance policies afford substantial protection from that risk. We hope you’ll never face a…

Posted on March 22, 2018
Southern Seaplane Egress Training

My Eye-Opening Experience With Seaplane Safety and Egress Training

Countless times every day, seaplanes take off or land across the world. The vast majority of those events take place without incident. Of course, seaplanes are not immune from mechanical…

Posted on February 15, 2018
jet trails

CORSIA is Coming: Information on the Carbon Offsetting Initiative

If you are not familiar with the details of the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA), you soon will be. This global initiative was agreed by the…

Posted on January 30, 2018
race to space

The Race to Space: Considerations for Insuring a New Category of Tourists

Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, recently announced a manned space flight to the Moon and back scheduled for 2018. This will be the first manned mission to the Moon for…

Posted on January 29, 2018