• Where can I find this state’s “stay at home” or “shelter in place” order?

          KS Orders: As of 6/8/20 Kansas is in Phase 3 of Ad Astra Plan: https://covid.ks.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Reopen-Kansas-Framework-v7-At-A-Glance.pdf

          KS Frequently Asked Questions: https://covid.ks.gov/

           7/9/20: Statewide mask in public mandate BUT Counties can opt out and many have...  https://www.khi.org/announcements/article/20-25
          10/15/2020: Many Counties have restrictions.... https://www.khi.org/assets/uploads/news/15015/40830brieffinal102620sc.pdf
  • Does the state’s order provide any specific exemptions concerning aviation activities?    No  
  • Is there any interpretive guidance available concerning aviation activities?    No
  • Additional notes: State has issued mask in public mandate, but further legislation allowed Counties to opt out and many have.... https://www.khi.org/announcements/article/20-25
  • What other resources should I consult before deciding to fly? Check with local governments (counties, cities, etc.) for any additional restrictions.
       Additional recommendations:
  • Pilots are reminded to carefully check all NOTAMs before flight and be alert for ATC service reductions due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Pilots should also contact the Airport Manager prior to departure/arrival to confirm availability of services. 
  • AOPA cannot provide legal advice or legal opinions on State restrictions.  Members are encouraged to contact the AOPA Pilot Information Center at (800) USA-AOPA for the names of AOPA Legal Services Plan Panel Attorneys licensed to practice in your state.   
  • AOPA recommends following all guidance provided by the CDC and state and local officials.   Stay up to date on the latest COVID-19 impacts to General Aviation at this AOPA web page

Posted by AOPA Announcements on Apr 23, 2020 9:07 AM EDT