What You Need to Know About Seaplane Insurance

Reposted from Global Aerospace As any seaplane pilot will tell you, flying seaplanes provides a tremendous sense of freedom. In areas with numerous bodies of water, the fact that you can land on and take off from any of them where those activities aren’t prohibited gives you many options. Seaplane pilots relish the fact that…

3rd Annual Aviation Scholarship Announced

Aviation Insurance Resources (AIR), a leading aircraft insurance broker based in Frederick, MD, holds fast to their tagline of “Pilots Protecting Pilots”. All the aviation insurance agents at AIR are pilots, and pilots that give back to the community they serve. Today, AIR announced they will be offering their Get into the Air aviation scholarship…

AIR to Attend 2018 US Sport Aviation Expo

The 14th Annual US Sport Aviation Expo (also known simply as Sebring to pilots) is fast approaching! From January 24-27th pilots and exhibitors will gather at Sebring Regional Airport for four days of aviation fun. Aviation Insurance Resources (AIR) agents Joe Cacho and Gregg Ellsworth will be in booth 410 to help pilots with their…

Essex Flying Club Increases Pilot Population

In 2015 Essex Flying Club was formed to provide “ready access to the aircraft, camaraderie, and more affordable flying to all members”. This 10-member club based out of Essex Skypark Airport in Baltimore, MD currently holds the record as the most active aircraft at the airport. The vintage Cessna 172 Skyhawk has since seen many…

Up in Smoke

Originally posted in Cessna Pilot’s Association Magazine By Guy R. Maher Early this year, my 1956 310 was in the shop of my preferred maintenance facility, Iredell Aircare, Statesville, NC, for an annual inspection when the shop caught on fire. The plane was one of five lost due to extreme heat and smoke damage. Miraculously, the…

Pilot Back in the AIR after Aviation Scholarship

Aircraft dispatcher Caitlin Lyons, also known as Cessna Chick on her blog, does not allow adversity to get in the way of her goals. Living in Manhattan without a car during her private pilot training offered quite the challenge. Her commute the closest general aviation airport resulted in over one and half hours on a…

Aviation Insurance Resource Adds Bill Snead to Team of Insurance Experts

Frederick, MD, February 27, 2015 – Aviation Insurance Resources (AIR), ), a leading provider of insurance brokerage services, announced Friday that aviation insurance veteran Bill Snead has joined Aviation Insurance Resources as National/Signature Accounts Manager effective immediately. Bill Snead brings over 30 years of invaluable aviation insurance experience as an underwriter, agent, broker, and as the…