Whole-airplane parachutes can be lifesavers in situations ranging from engine failure to unrecovered spins to simply running out of fuel.

Those Parachutes for Small Airplanes Really Do Save Lives

A recent study confirms what advocates have been saying all along.

Three Electra Juniors line up for a beauty shot at the 2014 AirVenture.

We Fly the Last Electra Juniors

Seven remarkable Lockheed Model 12s showed up (late) for their diamond jubilee.

AOA indicators use a variety of symbols to warn pilots. In this one, red means the angle of attack is too high.

This Little Device Could Save Pilots’ Lives

Aviation safety experts say that “Angle of Attack” indicators in small airplanes could help prevent accidents.

To celebrate its 75th anniversary, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association displayed hundreds of aircraft, like this Daher-Socata TBM 900, at its Frederick, Maryland headquarters.

AOPA Goes Back to Its Grassroots

On its 75th anniversary, the pilots association celebrates successes and looks to the future.

Two things you will find every July in Oshkosh, Wisconsin: The DC-3 Duggy and planeloads of international tourists.

The United Nations of Oshkosh

Flying. The other universal language.

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