Pilot Getaways is the bimonthly travel magazine for pilots and their families. We focus on having fun with your airplane at destinations from backcountry strips to exclusive fly-in resorts.


March/April 2010 Issue

Spring is here again. If you haven’t been flying much, it’s time to knock the rust off, and what better way than with a fun weekend getaway? Choose your own adventure, from buffalo burgers and bald eagles off the California coast, to beers and baseball in Wisconsin, even Alaskan fishing holes accessible only by helicopter. We’ll even show you how to get there if your GPS dies on takeoff. Fly safer and have more fun with inside information from Pilot Getaways.

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John Kounis to Speak at the Montana Aviation Conference

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Pilot Getaways Editor-in-Chief John Kounis will be the featured banquet speaker for the Montana Aviation Conference on Saturday March 6, 2010 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Missoula, Mont. During the three-day conference, he will also be giving concurrent sessions on Touring Europe by Private Aircraft and An African Aerial Safari. For more information, see the January issue of the Montana Aviation Department's publication, Montana and Sky, or visit the Montana Aviation Department's Aviation in Montana page.

Pilot Getaways TV Segment

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Pilot Getaways was featured on the KCAL 9 program “9 on the Town” that aired in Southern California on June 3, 2004. The segment was nominated for an Emmy Award.


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