Archive | July, 2012

New Features, Capabilities Available for Garmin Pilot™ App

OLATHE, Kan./July 23, 2012/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced new features and capabilities for the Garmin Pilot app for iOS® and Android™ including support for the GDL® 39 portable ADS-B receiver. When paired with a GDL 39, Garmin Pilot can display subscription-free […]

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New 2012-2013 Aircraft Spruce Catalog Now Available

Aircraft Spruce & Specialty Co. began distributing their new 2012 catalog at EAA’s AirVenture Fly-In. Now exceeding 920 pages in length, the Aircraft Spruce catalog is available in a print format, CD format, and a PDF format.  If attending AirVenture, stop by Hangar A, Booth 1023-1029 or Hangar D, Booth 4113-4114 to pick up your […]

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Flight Aboard FIFI Honors Veterans

From the moment you mount the crew ladder of the only flying B-29 Superfortress, you begin to appreciate the men in their 20s who more than six decades ago took these revolutionary bombers into battle over Japan. That's the passion the Commemorative Air Force wants you to feel as FIFI motors over Wisconsin during AirVenture […]

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Avemco® Announces Educational Forums for AirVenture

  July 23, 2012— Avemco Insurance Company will be presenting three educational forums open to all pilots and aircraft owners during EAA’s AirVenture Oshkosh, July 23-29, 2012.  Avemco® president, Jonathan “JJ” Greenway and former president Jim Lauerman will present the sessions. Presented by JJ Greenway, the first forum, “Cross Country Planning Off the Charts,” will […]

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Super Pac psu


  The newest edition to Start Pac’s product line is the SUPER PAC. This revolutionary patent pending unit combines the features of two of START PAC’s most popular products into one of the smallest AC powered GPUs on the market. It is offered in four configurations that include 24V, 26V and 28V utilizing either lead […]

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Garmin® Brings Affordable Doppler-Capable Weather Radar to General Aviation with GWX™ 70

OLATHE, Kan./July 16, 2012/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the GWX 70, a new solid-state weather radar that affordably brings advanced Doppler-enabled features to general aviation aircraft. The GWX 70 combines exceptional range and adjustable scanning profiles with precision target definition for […]

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Garmin® Rolls Out New Features for GTN™ Touchscreen Avionics

OLATHE, Kan./July 16, 2012/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced expanded capabilities for the GTN series touchscreen avionics. The new features include display support for weather radar, advanced ADS-B capabilities, worldwide connectivity, cross fill with the GNS 430W/530W series and more. “The GTN […]

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Garmin® Leads the Way to ADS-B Future, Introduces Comprehensive Lineup of Certified and Portable ADS-B Solutions

OLATHE, Kan./July 16, 2012/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a comprehensive suite of certified and portable ADS-B solutions, providing options for any aircraft owner to satisfy the U.S. NextGen mandate for ADS-B Out and also gain immediate access to the benefits of […]

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Bruce’s Custom Covers Donates Auction Items To Support EAA Young Eagles Program

SUNNYVALE, CALIFORNIA, JULY 12, 2012 – Bruce’s Custom Covers announced today their donation of auction items in support of the Experimental Aircraft Association’s (EAA) Young Eagles program. Bruce’s Custom Covers will provide two custom fitted aircraft covers in support of Young Eagles in conjunction with the forthcoming Gathering of Eagles event. Bruce’s Custom Covers is […]

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Garmin GLO

Garmin® GLO™ Portable GPS and GLONASS Receiver Brings High- Integrity GPS Capability to Mobile Devices

                  OLATHE, Kan./July 11, 2012/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced GLO™, a portable GPS and GLONASS receiver that brings Garmin’s industry-leading GPS technology to mobile devices. “As the first wireless GPS receiver with […]

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Aircraft Spruce now Offers an Oshkosh Show Preorder Pick-up Option

Aircraft Spruce knows that many of you will visit Oshkosh for The AirVenture Show from July 23 to 29.  We want to remind you that if you want to pick up orders at our Oshkosh booth, it is necessary to place the orders in advance. We have a limited amount of stock available at our […]

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Stallion 51 Celebrates 25 Years of Making Mustang Memories

Stallion 51 is celebrating their 25th Anniversary, an amazing milestone for any business today much less an aviation business that specializes in rare, high end-high horsepower historic aircraft built on the dreams and passions of the Mustang. The man behind Stallion 51's success is Lee Lauderback, the highest time Mustang pilot in the world amazing […]

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AVMed 51- where you can FLY-IN for your FAA Medical Exam!

AVMed 51 at the Kissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM) Offers Comprehensive Aviation Medical Exams

KISSIMMEE, FLA. (June 1, 2012) -  Dr. William Busch believes that working with pilots as an advocate for their personal medical proficiency is what a FAA Aviation Medical Examiner can do to keep pilots “healthy and flying.”  In addition to a thorough, comprehensive exam, AVMed 51 also advises pilots on lifestyle changes that promote wellness […]

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Continental Motors’ Rhett Ross to Announce Its Latest Products and Partnerships at Press Conference During Airventure 2012

July 9, 2012 – (Mobile, AL) – Rhett Ross, President, Continental Motors, Inc. (CMI) will deliver a company update during a CMI press conference Tuesday, July 24th, 1:30 p.m. at AirVenture 2012.  Press conference will take place in Continental Motors’ exhibit in front of hangar C.  Topics include new and upcoming product/aircraft type certifications, diesel […]

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Aircraft dealer and pilot Chip Allen displays his plane

44th Cracker Fly-In Spreads Its Wings

The 44th Annual Cracker Fly-In, hosted by the Experimental Aircraft Association, Chapter 611, once again lived up to its reputation as a fun event at Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville on Saturday. Fair weather and a cool morning breeze greeted pilots, their planes and the estimated 2,500 visitors who came out to view them […]

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