Keep up with the latest happenings in aviation!

Oct 19, 2015

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and FAA Administrator Michael Huerta today announced the creation of a task force to develop recommendations for a registration process for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS).

Oct 16, 2015

Fort Worth's municipal airport is expanding with new hangars and a renovated terminal and administration building as it turns 90 years old this year.

Meacham Airport Expansion
Sep 1, 2015

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Some students in the Fort Worth Independent School district are truly being encouraged to soar like eagles. Last week, the district broke ground on a new aviation hangar and classroom.

Fort Worth ISD New Aviation Center
Sep 1, 2015

With tens of thousands of kids and young adults back in school and college, no doubt many will sit in class and day dream of yet another summers fun gone by.

Graduate of Weaherford High School
Aug 22, 2015

In 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt designated August 19 as National Aviation Day in honor of Orville Wright’s birthday. This year, NASA encouraged the public to share how they celebrated National Aviation Day on social media using the hashtags #NationalAviationDay and #SpreadYourWings.

Aug 17, 2015

DALLAS – (WBAP/KLIF 24/7 News) – Traditional airplanes and helicopters are increasingly joined in the skies above North Texas by unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or drones. The North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) is working with the public, first responders, the aviation industry and other partners to encourage safe operation of all types of aircraft.

Unmanned Aircraft System
Jul 15, 2015

The dawning of the age of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV's), more commonly known as drones, is apparently nigh, on the cusp of literally flying out of their strictly controlled, mostly secretive military and intelligence applications into common airspace and commercial use.

Jun 23, 2015

Eighty-seven years ago Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly across the Atlantic ocean. In Fredericksburg, Va., Monday an all female air race kicked off to comemorate the occasion. The race dates back to 1929, when air racing became popular. At the time, women pilots were forbidden to race against men, so they started their own race. Earhart was part founder of the racing derby.

Amelia Earhart Races
Jun 19, 2015

FORT WORTH — A group of North Texas teenagers is getting a true hands-on experience in aviation. It's part of a week-long course put on by the University of North Texas and Tarrant County College. A small group of high schoolers from all over North Texas attended the camp.

North Texas Flight Camp
Jun 10, 2015

DENTON (UNT), Texas — From studying aerodynamics and meteorology to calculating fuel plans to actually flying an airplane, local 11th- and 12th-grade students will explore the possibilities in aviation and aerospace careers at the Aviation Career Education (ACE) Academy Program, June 15-19 (Monday – Friday) in Fort Worth.