Archive | April, 2013
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Virginia Meets Goal of 100% Participation in Airport Support Network (ASN)

The Commonwealth of Virginia has become the first state in the nation to have 100% participation in the Airport Support Network (ASN) at its 66 public use airports.  ASN is a project of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA), which encourages volunteers to act as communications liaisons at public use airports between AOPA, local […]

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Avemco

Avemco®’s “Flying in the Northeast” Forum Featured at New England Aviation Safety EXPO

Avemco Insurance Company Vice President, Mike Adams, will present “Flying the Northeast:  Findings from Avemco Files” at the New England Aviation Safety EXPO on Saturday, April 27, 2013. Avemco’s 2013 Safety Education Tour continues with this stop in New England. The tour is an aviation advocacy initiative that focuses on encouraging pilots to participate in […]

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BuildAPlane Announces Teachers’ Day 2013 at AirVenture

BuildAPlane, a non-profit aviation education organization in cooperation with GAMA and EAA, will sponsor Teachers’ Day at the Experimental Aircraft Association’s AirVenture again this year in Oshkosh, WI. The event is scheduled for July 30th, 2013, and will expose teachers to a variety of programs and curricula that allow educators to put aviation in classrooms, from middle school through high […]

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landmark aviation

Landmark Aviation Performs First Installation of Raisbeck-Hartzell Propellers

Landmark Aviation’s Norfolk International Airport (ORF) location performed the first installation of Swept Blade Turbofan Propellers last month. The new propellers from Raisbeck Engineering, Inc. and Hartzell Propellers, Inc. have entered service on the King Air B200, BB 1723. The event also marked the first installation of the Raisbeck Swept Blade Turbofan Propellers with the […]

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Tyson Goetz Joins Landmark Aviation as VP

Tyson Goetz has joined Landmark Aviation as Vice President. Goetz has a rich background in FBO operations management, with over 10 years of industry experience. Most recently, he served as a Senior Regional Manager for Atlantic Aviation. “I am excited to be a part of the Landmark team,” Goetz explained. “Each department is filled with […]

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Michelin Aircraft Tires

The Impact of Tire Maintenance on Aircraft safety at Sun N Fun 2013

Trade-A-Plane’s good friend, Keat Pruszenkski with Michelin Aircraft Tire Company, led a course for the FAA on the importance of proper aircraft tire maintenance at Sun ‘n Fun 2013. The course was streamed live and is available for viewing below along with a general course description. Aircraft Safety is a top priority, but there is […]

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Continental Motors, Inc

Continental Motors Extends TBOs up to 400 Hours

Continental Motors, Inc. announces TBO increases up to 400 hours on Gold Standard Factory produced engines. The majority of engine models manufactured after February 2012 will see TBOs increase by 200 hours with frequent flyers receiving up to 400 hours. In 2012, Continental Motors introduced its Gold Standard Factory Rebuilt and New Engines. These engines incorporate improvements in […]

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Tempest Named Supplier of Choice by Continental Motors

Tempest Plus Marketing Group (TPMG) is pleased to announce that Continental Motors, Inc. (CMI) has selected Tempest® as their supplier of choice for spark plugs and oil filters. Tempest introduced its line of oil filters in 2004, and in December 2009 completed the acquisition of the Autolite spark plug line from Unison Industries. Tempest oil filters and spark […]

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Landmark Aviation Expands its Charter Fleet

Landmark Aviation has expanded its managed fleet offering with three new aircraft. The fleet now includes a Beechjet 400A, Citation Sovereign and Premier 1A. “These aircraft are great additions to our fleet,” General Manager of Charter Brad Bruce explained. “The Beechjet and Premier have increased the range of cost effective aircraft options, and the Sovereign […]

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Do You Want to be a Pilot

Do You Want to be a Pilot?

Source: Trade-A-Plane http://www.trade-a-plane.com/do-you-want-to-be-a-pilot Post this on your site (Embed Code):

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Continental Motors, Inc

Zulu Flight Training’s Private Pilot Program Achieves Highest Level of FAA Acceptance

Zulu Flight Training, Inc. (Zulu), a subsidiary of general aviation aircraft piston engine manufacturer, Continental Motors, Inc. (CMI), announced today that they achieved acceptance for their Private Pilot Training Course under the FAA Industry Training Standard (FITS) program.  The FITS program was created by the FAA with Industry and Academia to allow the development of […]

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Garmin announces EASA certification for all-in-one ADS-B transponders GTX 345/335 provide simple ADS-B In/Out upgrade path for thousands of aircraft/helicopters in Europe

Garmin Pilot™ App Adds Dynamic Maps with Track-Up

Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced an updated version of the Garmin Pilot app for the iPad and iPhone that incorporates Garmin’s best-in-class dynamic navigation maps. The new dynamic maps enable numerous capabilities including track-up orientation, faster map rendering, higher resolution at tighter zoom levels and SafeTaxi®  integration […]

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Avemco

Avemco® Safety Education Tour Features New Forums at 2013 Sun n’ Fun Fly-In

Avemco Insurance Company Vice Presidents, Marci Veronie and Michael Adams will be co-presenting two safety education forums as part of the educational tracks provided during the Sun n’ Fun Fly-In at Lakeland, Florida, April 9-14, 2013. Their first forum, “Top Ten Aviation Insurance Myths” will be on Tuesday April 9 at 1:00pm in the CFAA […]

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MyronBowling

Myron Bowling Auctioneers Continue Online Only Auction for Pilatus PC-12/45 through April 10, 2013

MSN 234 is an as-is, where-is aircraft. It does not include an engine, propeller, engine mount, pax or crew seats or an interior. The avionics package is composed primarily of core units but many are usable and all U/S avionics can be covered under the Honeywell warranty program. The nose gear is U/S due to […]

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