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SMQ 75th! A Great Time Was Had By ALL

What a great night for a hangar party!  More than 200 came out to celebrate 75 years of Somerset Airport.  We had new friends, old friends, plenty of food and drink.  And the weather was great.  If you missed it, we plan another one for 2096!  A special thank you to Kevin Russo and Gavin Nagle [...]

September 20th, 2021|

Media Hears Our TFR Case

The aviation media has picked up our call to get the FAA to address the Presidential TFR Issue. In 2018 Congress mandated that the FAA address the proposal to extend the Maryland Three (MD-3) Rules to any airport under a recurring Presidential TFR.  These rules allow pilots to have access to their home airport if [...]

September 7th, 2020|

COVID-19 SFAR Waivers (Flight Reviews, IPC, Medicals, etc)

FAA COVID-19 SFAR Summary 4 May 2020 The FAA announced special temporary rules changes in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated risks that have prevented pilots from maintaining currency requirements. The Special Federal Aviation Regulation (SFAR) can be found at: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/05/04/2020-09472/relief-for-certain-persons-and-operations-during-the-coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-outbreak#print Effective date: through 31 Mar 2021 Agriculture or Charity Flights by Private Pilots [...]

May 1st, 2020|