RAF Red Arrows Announce 2019 North American Tour

October 22nd, 2018

The Royal Air Force Red Arrows have announced that they will conduct a North American tour during the 2019 air show season. The historic nine-week program will be the team's largest tour of North America ever in its history.


Although the team last visited the United States in 2008, the RAF Red Arrows have not extensively toured North America since  1993. The team just completed a year celebrating RAF100, the Royal Air Force's historic milestone.


The RAF Red Arrows tour schedule and air show dates have yet to be announced.

Nominating Committee Announces Slate of Nominees

October 3rd, 2018

In accordance with Section 9, Paragraph B3a of the ICAS Bylaws, the 2018 ICAS Nominating Committee has selected its slate of 2018 ICAS Board nominees.


 


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ICAS Schedules Powerful Line-Up of Keynote Presentations

September 27th, 2018

ICAS has planned a series of three keynote presentations that will serve as the foundation of the 2018 ICAS Convention. Each has been scheduled to address the unique and specific needs, issues and ... See More

ICAS Members Excel at Red Bull Air Race in Kazan

August 27th, 2018

It was a good weekend all around for the American team at the Red Bull Air Race in Kazan, with ICAS members Michael Goulian and Kirby Chambliss coming in at second and third place. This puts ... See More

Blue Angels to Receive F-18 Super Hornets by December 2021

August 14th, 2018

The U.S. Department of Defense has contracted with Boeing to reconfigure eleven F-18 Super Hornets to be used as demonstration aircraft by the U.S. Navy Blue Angels. Scheduled completion date is ... See More

Commemorative Air Force Selects Henry Coates as New President

July 30th, 2018

Last week in Oshkosh, the Commemorative Air Force’s General Staff selected Henry “Hank” Coates to serve as the new President/CEO of the organization, effective immediately.

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ICAS is Now Accepting Registrations for September Air Boss Academy in San Diego

July 20th, 2018

ICAS members may now register for the September 27-29 ICAS Air Boss Academy being held in conjunction with the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Air Show in San Diego.


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General Aviation Collective Efforts Halt U.S. ATC Privatization

May 14th, 2018

In 2017, the general aviation (GA) community came together to defeat proposed legislation that would have privatized air traffic control (ATC) services in the United States. The concerted and ... See More

ICAS Launches Long-Awaited Air Boss Recognition Program

May 14th, 2018

ICAS has officially initiated the new Air Boss Recognition Program (ABRP) to professionalize and certify the industry’s air bosses. Since 2012, ICAS has been working with the air boss ... See More

THUNDERBIRD PILOT KILLED IN WEDNESDAY ACCIDENT

April 5th, 2018

Yesterday, at approximately 10:30 a.m. PDT, a pilot for the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds was killed in an accident during a routine training sortie. Pending notification of next of kin, the Air ... See More

SHUSTER ANNOUNCES END TO EFFORT TO PRIVATIZE AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL

February 28th, 2018

Bill Shuster, Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, announced today that he will no longer pursue his effort to privatize U.S. air traffic control services.

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U.S. Air Force Heritage Flight Set to Perform Super Bowl LII Flyover

January 26th, 2018

The U.S. Air Force Heritage Flight is scheduled to conduct the Super Bowl LII flyover in Minneapolis, Minnesota on February 4. The heritage flight will consist of one F-16 from the See More