Honest Vision: The Donald Douglas Story

“Honest Vision: The Donald Douglas Story” is now available from ASA. The book features timeless leadership lessons from an engineering mind and aviation icon, according to ASA officials. Written by Julie Boatman Filucci, author of “Together We Fly: Voices From The DC-3,” the Donald Douglas Story is an exploration into the life of Donald Wills […]

Latest edition of Aviation Weather Services released

FAA Advisory Circular (AC) 00-45H, Aviation Weather Services, has been updated to include Change 1, effective January 2018. With symbols and conversion charts, internet links and more, this book is key for pilots seeking an understanding of the weather resources available for preflight and inflight decision-making, according to ASA officials. Supported with full-color illustrations, the […]

An Aviator’s Field Guide series launches

ASA is now shipping the first two books in a new series titled An Aviator’s Field Guide by Jason Blair. The guides provide helpful information for flying different types of aircraft, as well as in various environments, according to ASA officials. Blair offers self-study guidance with the expertise and experience of an instructor and designated pilot […]

New edition of Aircraft Systems for Pilots available

The fourth edition of Aircraft Systems for Pilots by Dale DeRemer has been released. In print for more than 30 years and continually updated, it serves as a comprehensive college textbook for pilots learning aircraft systems, according to officials with ASA. The book is a single-source manual of what pilots should know about basic aircraft systems, […]

Rider Jet Center hosts Santa with Turbo the Flying Dog

HAGERSTOWN, Maryland — Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, Rider Jet Center at Hagerstown Regional Airport will host Paws and Planes: Holiday at the Airport. Children’s book star, Turbo the Flying Dog, will be featured, along with Santa Claus. Activities take place from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. According to organizers, the day will feature photos with Santa and Turbo, educational […]