Sport Aircraft Association of Australia

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The new Class 2 Medical rules are here…… from Weds 4th April 2018

Thanks to all amongst the aviation community who have contributed to this outcome. A great result! Following is a CASA notice On-the-spot Class 2 Medicals Tuesday 3 April 2018 From tomorrow 4 April, all designated aviation medical examiners (DAMEs) will have the...

Northam, WA, Fly-In. What a great day!

The Northam fly-in on Saturday 24th March was a great day.  The event was hosted by Northam SAAA / Hangar Owners. Congratulations and thanks to Kim Lawrence, Greg McFarlane and all those who so generously helped pull this together and provide the venue and delicious...

Technical Bulletin – Alert – RV9A Landing Gear & Bolts Lengths (relevant to all aircraft)

This Technical Bulletin, whilst specific in this case to the RV9A Vans Aircraft kit, has relevance to all aircraft in respect of making sure bolt lengths are correctly selected. Don't be short on exposed threads - it's bad practice, and not in anyone's interest. TECH...

AirSport – Autumn 2018

AirSport - Autumn 2018 edition is out! Congratulations to AirSport's Editor, Kathy Mexted - another outstanding issue!  Thanks from all at SAAA. Check out this short video promoting our latest edition of AirSport - Click...

Australian General Aviation Alliance – AGAA

 Australian General Aviation Alliance “Promoting & Protecting your Freedom to Fly”   AOPA, SAAA and AMROBA announce the establishemnt of AGAA – Australian General Aviation Alliance.  AGAA has been established with focus areas of: Growth – Community Engagement, Youth...

Transition Training – Feedback from some happy fliers

Taking the opportunity to learn more about your aircraft or improve your flying skill. Check out this story. The Super Legacy.   Lancair Super Legacy Training in Tasmania Have just spent three days exploring the capabilities of the Lancair Super Legacy RG with Gary...

AirSport – The magazine of the Sport Aircraft Association of Australia

Our AirSport Editor, Kathy Mexted has put together this great video promoting our current AirSport Issue. Check out what's been happening around the SAAA community!   https://vimeo.com/254970191     Don't forget - if you have any interesting stories,...

Maintenance Procedures Course (MPC) – 2018 Program

  If you are getting close to completion of your project, or want to start doing your own maintenance and don't have a MPC Certificate, start planning now - the MPC 2018 Program is here. The MPC includes the Weight & Balance segment - so if you want to do your own...

The new Graphical Area Forecasts are here

Check out the BOM video here. Let us know what you think? https://youtu.be/8O6M1C2vJ_I  

New SAAA Shirts and Caps

New SAAA Shirts and Caps They were a huge success in Narromine, so get your hands on the newly designed SAAA polo shirt and cap. These are the most comfortable SAAA shirts yet! Superb quality and super comfy to wear. I'm sure all those who already have one can vouch...

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