A significant number of general aviation fatalities could be avoided if pilots were better prepared and equipped to survive forced landings and crashes.
A new training resource is available online to help pilots more safely and efficiently practice Instrument Approach procedures at Stanfield and Casa Grande Municipal Airport.
Commercial jet and flight-training airspace in the Southeast Valley remains congested.
A reminder that CAE Oxford Academy uses arrival and departure routes for FFZ.
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View the latest updates on airport operations, airspace, and flight-training processes from the AFTW’s latest monthly meeting.
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