2014 October Airmail AACA 2014 Alaska Legends and Medallion Banquet, AACA 2015 Annual Convention and Tradeshow, ADOT&PF Develops LPV/LP Priority List, ADOT Take Steps to Create Coastal Region, Air Space Work Group Meets

Exec Director Job Description

2014 September Airmail AACA 2014 Alaska Legends and Medallion Banquet, Weather Reporting, Alaska Regulation Review, FAA Fuels Testing, Drones May Fly for Movies, Medallion Fall Training Schedule, Crowley Fuels McGrath 24/7

Towers Proposed at Sitka and Wasilla

2014 August Airmail Save the Date! AACA 2014 Alaska Legends and Medallion Safety Banquet, Part 135 Activity Survey – FAA needs your help!, Huerta’s Staff Addressed Member Concerns, FAA Thanks AACA for  Mat-Su CTAF Comments, AACA to Draft Comments on Oliktok North Warning Area, FAA Weather Camera Program to Update Website

AACA Comments on Mat-Su AREA CTAFs

Stakeholder Questionnaire

AACA Forwards Members Concerns to FAA Administrator Huerta

FAA Administrator Huerta Responds to the AACA

Senator Begich Press Release - Urges FAA to expand ADS-b to Prince William Sound and install more weather at airports.

FAA Weather Camera Program Adds UAS Feature

AACA seeks Federal Delegation Assistance on FET's Issues

Mat-Su Valley CTAF Assignment Supplement Map

System Impact Update Report ANC

System Impact Report for Two Military Exercises SE Fairbanks

System Impact Report Dillingham VOR

System Impact Update Kodiak Airport

System Impact Report Arctic Thunder

AACA Comments on Mat-Su AREA CTAFs

RFP for EAS at Lake Minchumina and Rampart, Alaska

Stakeholder Questionnaire

AACA Forwards Members Concerns to FAA Administrator Huerta

FAA Administrator Huerta Responds to the AACA

System Impact - Browerville NDB at Barrow Out of Service until February 28, 2015

System Impact - Borland DME at Sand Point Out of Service 7/14 thru 7/25

System Impact - Runway Resurfacing at Dutch Harbor

Legislative Task Force - Unmanned Aircraft Systems Final document

Senator Begich Press Release - Urges FAA to expand ADS-b to Prince William Sound and install more weather at airports.

Fairbanks International Airport Open House - Airport Master Plan Update

Notice of Proposal to Establish Special Use Airspace - Oliktok North Warning Area

2014 June Airmail Save the Date! AACA 2014 Alaska Legends and Medallion Safety Banquet, Regulatory Exemptions for UASs desired by Movie Industry, Individual Seeks Commercial Pilot Position in Alaska, FAA Announces Alaska Regional Administrator, Aviation System Plan - SWA Communication Plan, Medallion Foundation Seeks Volunteers

FAA Weather Camera Program Adds UAS Feature

AACA seeks Federal Delegation Assistance on FET's Issues

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Flight to Commence at Prudhoe Bay 

Second New Tower Proposed for Homer

Downtown Tower Proposed for Homer

Movie Industry Requests Exemption for UAS Operations

Excise Taxes - IRS Responds to Senator Begich and AACA

Mat-Su Valley CTAF Assignment Supplement Map

2014 May 22 Newsletter CTAF's in the Mat-Su Valley Are Changing, FAA Flight Standards Update - New Certificate Process, AACA Discusses Tower Visibility and Registration, Medallion Foundation Seeks Volunteers, General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey

2014 Petition to EPA regarding Lead in AvGas

Press Release, Alaska UAS Legislation Heads to Governor

Runway 7R/25L Closure at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport

New Tower Proposed in Chugiak

New Wind Turbine Proposed for Atmautluak  

2014 04-18 NEWSLETTER  Group Health Care, FET Update, Proposed Towers, Interior use of UAVs, ADS-B Training Approved, Alaska UAS Taskforce, FAA Enforcement of UAS Ops, 2013 Safety Records

IRS Position Document Turbine Powered Aircraft

System Impact Report Cold Bay Airport Medium Intensity Approach Lighting Outage

2014 March 20 Newsletter Federal Excise, Group Health Care, Proposed Towers, Department of the Interior Negotiates Agreement to Operate UAV's-, FAA Approved ADS-b Training Program, Alaska Legislative Task Force on UAS, Medallion Foundation Seeks New Program Manager, Huerta Stresses FAA's Authority to Integrate, Enforce UAS Operations

IRS Offers Refund for Some Air Service Providers

System Impact Report Kotzebue Airport Glide Slope for Runway 9 

Proposed AC--HazMat Notification to Passengers

Issa's Proposed House Bill March 2014 on Bypass Mail

Airport Needs Survey for Southwest Alaska Airports

Draft NOTAM for the ZAN User Preferred Route Program Revision

EXCISE TAXES Delegation Demands  IRS Suspend Audits 

2014 04-18 NEWSLETTER    Group Health Care, FET Update, Proposed Towers, Interior use of UAVs, ADS-B Training Approved, Alaska UAS Taskforce, FAA Enforcement of UAS Ops, 2013 Safety Records

Airport Needs Survey for Southwest Alaska Airports

NTSB Alaska Aviation Disaster Seminar hosted by the Alaska Air Group offered to AACA Membership

Draft NOTAM for the ZAN User Preferred Route Program Revision

EXCISE TAXES Delegation Demands  IRS Suspend Audits

2014 01 20 Newsletter AACA 2014 Convention and Trade Show Schedule, Thank You to our 2014 Convention and Trade Show Sponsors, Mat Su CTAF Input Requested, Pre-register WBAT Training Feb 17, Western Aircraft: A New AACA Member, Lawmakers Hear Testimony on UAS, Legislative Task Force on UAS Drafts Report, Haz-Mat Training Feb 17-18, Initial and Recurrent, New AACA Members:  Hangar.Net Open House, January 31, Merrill Field

Military Exercise in the Joint Pacific Alaska Range Complex (JPARC) Planned for January 14-17, 2014

System Impact Report Update for King Salmon, TACAN

Dillingham FSS Relocation

Policy Change to SVFR Separation Criteria

2013 12-16 Newsletter Save the Date! AACA 2014 Annual Convention February 18-20, Alaska Airlines Generously Provides Space Available Passes to AACA 2014 Annual Convention, Aviation System Planning Survey, AACA Board Nominations Needed!, Deadline for AACA Service Award Nominations January 1.

Alaska Aviation System Plan (AASP) Survey

FAA Seeks Comments on Proposed Towers and Wind Turbines

DRAFT Alaska Airport Needs Directory

System Impact Report for Dillingham NDB

System Impact Report for Murphy Dome Radar

King Salmon TACAN Update

2013 11-26 Newsletter Message from the AACA President, FAA Hosts Unleaded Avgas Public Meeting, Embry-Riddle American Eagle:  pilot pipeline program, Deadline for Service Award Nominations - January 1, AACA Board Nominations Needed!!, Open House and Holiday Party at Medallion Foundation.

King Salmon TACR Outage Beginning Today until November 23, 2013

UPDATE Fort Yukon VORTAC Outage Planned

UAS Roadmap 2013

UAS Comprehensive Plan

Fort Yukon VORTAC Outage Planned

ADOT Airport Improvement Program FY 2014 Spending Plan

Juneau RSA Update

Kotzebue RWY 9/27 Update

Gambell NDB Outage Update

 

2013 09-16 NEWSLETTER  Message from the AACA President, Penetrations into the Airport Part 77 Surfaces, IRS Audits, Prone Passenger Transport, Conformity and Certificate Changes, Procedure Closures due to 20:1 Surface Penetrations, Approach Closures in SE:  Magnetic Declination

MESSAGE FROM THE AACA PRESIDENT

New Tower Proposed in Kotlik Alaska - Comments Needed

Schedule of Planned Airport Approach Procedures or Amendments

List of Airport Approaches and Periodic Review Date

Kotzebue RWY 9 GS Shutdown - Schedule Change

Developing Akutan Airport Class E5 Airspace

An Update of the Cancellation of Airport Procedures Throughout Alaska

Kotzebue RWY 9 GS Shutdown

2013 08-20 NEWSLETTER Message from the AACA President, Penetrations into the 20:1 Approach Slope, Herta Discusses Plans for 2014 Sequestration, Gelvin's Airstrip Closure, Gulkana Loses Contract Weather Observer Station, Proposed Capstone Equipment Upgrades, Capstone Equipage Schedule, Is your Airport Asking for A Storm Water Discharge Plan?

MESSAGE FROM THE AACA PRESIDENT

2013 07-25 NEWSLETTER AACA President's Message, FAA Facilities Out of Service for an Extended Time, PIlot Loss of License Insurance, CTAF West of the Susitna River, JPARCFinal Environmental Impact Statement, Working Group to Take on Obstruction Safety Threat, General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey, Return on Workers Comp Policy

2013 08-20 NEWSLETTER Message from the AACA President, Penetrations into the 20:1 Approach Slope, Herta Discusses Plans for 2014 Sequestration, Gelvin's Airstrip Closure, Gulkana Loses Contract Weather Observer Station, Proposed Capstone Equipment Upgrades, Capstone Equipage Schedule, Is your Airport Asking for A Storm Water Discharge Plan?

MESSAGE FROM THE AACA PRESIDENT

2013 07-25 NEWSLETTER AACA President's Message, FAA Facilities Out of Service for an Extended Time, PIlot Loss of License Insurance, CTAF West of the Susitna River, JPARCFinal Environmental Impact Statement, Working Group to Take on Obstruction Safety Threat, General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey, Return on Workers Comp Policy

Contract & Seasonal Labor may be subject to Alaska Workers Comp

Transportation Committee Approves Bill to Reform Certification Process for GA 

Summary: JPARC FEIS

New AACA Benefits:

Workers Comp Good Experience Returns

Pilot Loss of License Insurance (includes medical loss)--Offered exclusively to AACA members by AirSure Limited

Proposed Airspace Changes: Kenai Sitka Akutan Brevig Mission White Mountain Central

New AACA Member:  Alliance for Aviation Across America

2013 04-19 Support of the EAS Program in Alaska

2013 04-15 NEWSLETTER  $100 Segment User Fees, Amazing CAP Cadet, HB158 Attempt to Control Air Taxi Access to DNR Land, Seaplane Safety Seminar, 254’ Tower near OTZ, Aviation Continuing Education Training Benefit for AACA Work Comp Participants, TEMPTEST Named Supplier of Choice by Continental Motors, Workers Comp Returns, Market Notes

2013 04-10 Opposition to USER FEES

2013 03-27 Challenge of FAA POTENTIAL SLOWDOWN

2013 03-25 Support of Aviation Museum Grant Request

2013 03-18 NEWSLETTER  Workers Comp Good Experience Returns, 121.5 ELT Rulemaking Contract Instructor or Check Airmen Requirement Changes, New Medallion Foundation Executive Director, A&P Plastic Certificates, Market Notes

2013 02-01 NEWSLETTER  AACA President's Report:

   - New Executive Director for the Medallion Foundation

    - State Funding for the Medallion Foundation

    - Welcome to Pat Kemp, the new DOT&PF CommiLink To \AACA Newsletter Archives\Joining the AAAA (FINAL).pdfssioner

Mandatory Drug & Alcohol Training Free for Convention Attendees

HazMat Training Free for Convention Attendees

OSHA Lifetime Certification Free for Convention Attendees 

2012 11-16 

Workers Compensation partnership AACA and IFBOA (Independent Fixed Base Operators Association).  An opportunity to participate in a workers compensation group program underwritten by QBE North America. Current participants in the program saw a 22% return on their premiums for 2011.      

2012 07-05 Bonnie McKay Celebration of Life, AACA Challenges IRS Audit Findings, Unleaded Aviation Transition Report On-Line, Weather Camera Updates

2012 05-15 Alaska NAS Facility Status, FAA Removes Requirement to Carry Special Issuance Authorization Letters, Field Approvals, Runway Resurfacing Project - Bethel Airport, AACA Supports ADOT's Effort at Talkeetna Airport, Use of Corrective Lenses, Runway Resurfacing Project - Kodiak Airport, HELIPROPS, New Pilot Rules in Effect in Europe, Market Notes.

2012 04-028  Lynden Seeks Technical Services Coordinator, May 1 Reception for Begich & Inouye, May 7 Helicopter Workshop in Juneau, May 9 CFI Workshop, May 19 Flying Companion Seminar in Anchorage 

2012 04-05  Transportation of Persons by Air - Taxability of Aircraft Management Fees, Alaska Mid-Air Analysis Reports NASA and ASRS Data, Residential Through the Fence, FAA Temporary Closure of Obligated Airports for Non-Aeronautical Events, Master Plan Resumes, Mat-Su Borough Repeals Aircraft Registration Tax, FAA Medical Form to Move On Line, DRAFT Enfironmental Impact Statement Available, 27th Annual Seaplane Safety Seminar:  April 21-8am, Lawsuit Against EPA On Aircraft Lead Emissions Fails to Consider Actions Already Underway, Coalition:  No Immediate Threat to AvGas Supply

2012 03-24  IRS Says Aviation Management Fees are Taxable; FET Webinair Available from NATA; FAA Seeks Comments on Unmanned Drone Test Sties; AvGas Transition Funding Requested; Christian Pilots Association Open House April 28; NATA Workers Compensation Program; Seasonal Turbine Beaver Pilot Opening in Juneau; Supply Manager Position Open in Anchorage; Beaver A&P Needed in Ketchikan

2012 03-10  Repeal the Onerous Fuel Fraud Tax, FAA Proposes to Raise Airline Pilot Qualifications, Notice of Proposed Meeting - TSAIA, FAA Alaska Customer Forum, Cold Bay's Aviation Plans Up in the Air, Beaver Float Plane Pilot needed in Soldotna, FAA Weather Cameras 

2012 02-03  AACA Convention and Tradeshow, Technical Amendment to IFR Currency Requirements, February Arctic Poicy Forum, February 6th Webinar Building Successful Part 135 Company Indoc Training, Beaver Float Plane Pilot Needed in Soldotna, The Alaska Airports Association 2012 Proposed Workshop Schedule and Topics, Towers

2012 01-15  AACA Convention, ANC VOR Changeover Notification, Complaints Over Pilot Fatigue Rules, New Flight, Duty & Rest Rules for Part 121 Carriers, FAA Safety Briefing, JPARC - Off Field Landing Area Impacts?, User Fees, Safety Professional Seeks Position in Alaska,  Market Notes

2011 10-19 President's Report, Living Legends of Alaska Aviation, Wassell Receives NWAAE Aviation Excellence Award, Bethel Airport Planning Meeting in Anchorage, Avgas Notes, U.S. Avgas Production Data, Flight Operations Branch - Category I/II/III ILS, Changes to Tower Proposed in Soldotna, Navigating NextGen Now, Tim Thompson Joins Alaska Airlines, Pilot/Mechanic Seeking Position, Aviation Safety Awards Dinner: 6pm, Oct 28th, Congratulations!

2011 09-16 Aviation Safety Awards Dinner Oct 28; NEW Potential Flight Rules on Emmonak, Kipnuk, Kwigillingok, and Galbraith Lake, Retention of Pilot Records, JPARC EIS Update, Nominations for AACC Service Awards,  Market Notes

2011 08-15 Aviation Safety Awards Dinner Oct 28; CDC/NIOSH Article on Aviation Safety in Alaska; FAA Policy on IA Experience "Actively Engaged"; NPRMs on Class E Airspace at Northway & Allakaket;TOWERS to be Installed at Kotlik, Emmonak, Ferry, King Salmon & Kotzebue; Aug 19 is National Aviation Day, Market Notes

2011 07-15 AACA Medical Insurance open enrollment ends Aug 30, Aug 6 Palmer Air Fair, GA Accelerated Depreciation under Attack, Geospatial Strategic Plan, OTZ Construction,  AASP Website Test, Alaska Mining Exec.Dir. Opening, PT6A Tip: Compressor Washes, Aviation Safety Summit Oct 28, Aviation Safety Awards Dinner Oct 28, Market Notes, Pilot Seeks Position

2011 06-15 Aviation Safety Summit Oct 28, Aviation Safety Awards Dinner Oct 28, GA Survey, HAI Accreditation Program, Q Routes in Alaska, PW&C 2011 Offers, PT6A Tip: Oil & Oil Filter Analysis, Market Notes

2011 05-20 Palmer Fly-In & FAA Pancake Breakfast, HAI Accreditation Under Development, UAA Seeks Stores Manager, Towers in Healy & Platinum, PT6A Tips, Market Notes 

2011 05-01 ALASKA SEAPLANES Under New Ownership, RYAN AIR receives ALPAR Outstanding Support Award, TRAINING: Essentials of Small Airport Management, TRAINING: Air Charter Availability Advertising Pitfalls, FAA Safety Stand Down, EPA Visits Alaskans regarding 100LL, PT6A Tips, Search for first Female Helicopter Pilot in Alaska, Market Notes 

2011 03-20 Message from the President, AACA & Medallion Board of Director Election Results, Part 135 & GA Survey Request, ASF Implements the Safety Aasurance System, Market Notes

2011 01-20 AACA 2011 Convention & Trade Show Sponsors; FAA Mandates CRM for Charter and Unscheduled Carriers; Beaver Pilot Needed in Soldotna; DOT&PF Schedule Road-to-Nome Meetings, Welcome New Member:  STAPLES ADVANTAGE

2011 01-18 AACA 2011 Convention & Trade Show Update, Weather Information, HR Radio Shutdowns, EPA Lead Emissions Data, New Member:  AIRFORCE TURBINE SERVICE

2010 11-18 Employee Benefit Options for AACA Members, FAA NPRM on SMS for Part 121 Operators, NATA De/Anti Icing Traing Module, NATA Workers Compensation Program,  AACA Welcomes PEGGY ROMERO & ASSOCIATES

2010 11-15 Aviation Safety Dinner and Summit PICTURES, NATA Free Strategic Business Plans training, FAA NPRM for Helicopter Operators, Pilots & Air Traffic Controllers Share Safety Data, Cessna's E-Learning Website, AACA Welcomes MARSH & McLENNAN AGENCY, LLC

2010 09-04 October 29 Dinner, Alaska Airlines Space-Available Travel to Dinner, Bold Air Strip Clean-Up, WAAS Satellite Failure, Re-Registration of all Aircraft is Mandatory, Welcome New AACA Member: Christian Pilots Assoc. of Alaska

2010 08-20  Aviation Losses, Oxygen Transport Update, Max-Viz Price Reduction, august Proclaimed "Aviation Safety Month", and NATA Aramark Uniform Member Benefit 

2010 07-17  Mandatory Re-Registration of ALL Aircraft, Stedman to AAB, MPI Services, Wings of Alaska,

2010 07-01  Medallion Foundation Update, Baby Musk Ox, Taxiing Changes, ATC Vantage

2010 06-01  AACA Group Health Care, 100LL AvGas, Class 3 HazMat, Hudson 90th

2010 04-24  Sharon Schandel, CAP at Galena, USPS Hubs, Medical Park Family Care

2009 12-15  OTZ Advisory, Spectrum Aeromed, IO-390 STC, Emergency AD on Lifters

2009 11-19  Part 145 NPRM, AD OxyCyl, DUI, TPE331, Awards & Board Nominations

2009 11-05  AOPA Features Donny Olson

2009 10-30  Kulis, TPE331, Call for Nominations, Piper AD, GPS/T Routes, DOT Maint,

2009 09-17  Heli Tour Mntnce, Flight Training Rule, NFPA407, Part 139 Wildlife

2009 08-19  2009 Dinner, SMS NPRM, SE Capstone, APEB, Willow Air

2009 07-15  AACA Group Health, Delta MOA, RNAVs, FAA Chart Agents

2009 06-28  Oxygen Transport, NIOSH NORA, New Member: Grasshopper

2009 05-18  TSA, CRM Requirements, New Member: Stoots Aviation

2009 04-22  Introducing Yerex & Rock, New Members: Cabrita & Bald Mtn

2009 04-01  Title 17 New Rural Rates, Market Trends

2009 03-28   ASAP, SARAS Donation, AACA President, Work Groups

2009 03-24   New AACA Board, Raffle Winners, LPVs, Medallion Board

2009 02-24   Parcel Post Rates, TSA LASP, Garmin Discounts, Bob Lewis

2009 01-09   Cessna AD, Awards, Nominations, Convention

2008 12-19   Call for Nominations:  AACA & Medallion Foundation 

2008 12-15   SMS, TSA ID Badge Regulations, Safety

2008 12-07   Cessna AD, Awards, Nominations, Convention

2008 12-06   C-17 Ops, Ground Obstructions, SPCC

2008 11-17   Widespread Fatigue Damage, ARTCC Letter to Airmen 08-01

2008 10-27   FET Changes for Rural Airport

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