Graphical Forecasts coverage areas expands

The National Weather Service, which launched the Graphical Forecasts for Aviation tool for the continental U.S. in October 2017, recently expanded the coverage area to include the Gulf of Mexico, the Bahamas, the Caribbean, and the New York Oceanic region, including Bermuda. The GFA lets pilots view current weather observations and forecasts. Pilots can see […]

Efforts continue to preserve GA access to SMO

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is continuing its efforts to preserve general aviation access to Santa Monica Municipal Airport (SMO), including a lawsuit asserting the FAA exceeded its authority when entering into a settlement agreement with the city of Santa Monica; an administrative complaint pending at the FAA over the airport’s financial practices; and […]