Archive | September, 2014
G5000 Flight Deck, Beechjet 400A

Garmin® Completes First Flight of the Beechjet 400A Featuring G5000™ Achieves Major Milestone to Meet Certification in Q4 2015

OLATHE, Kan. /September 23, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), celebrated the maiden flight of the Beechjet 400A featuring the G5000 Integrated Flight Deck. This marks a significant step towards completion of the G5000 upgrade for the popular Beechjet 400A and Hawker 400XP. The G5000 modernizes the cockpit, […]

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Sennheiser Awards S1 Passive Headset as Part of Think Global Flight's 'Buy A SkyWay' Program, Encouraging Children's STEM Education

Fred Heyne Names SkyWay over Chiang Mai Thailand After His Grandsons as a Beacon for Future Aviators Old Lyme, Conn., September 22, 2014 — Audio specialist Sennheiser announced that Fred Heyne of Jacksonville, FL is the winner of a Sennheiser S1 Passive headset and an iFlightPlanner Premier Annual Membership after naming a SkyWay over Chiang […]

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Hartzell Appoints Palm Beach Aircraft Propeller as Recommended Service Facility

Piqua, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2014 – Hartzell Propeller Inc. appointed Palm Beach Aircraft Propeller Inc. as a Recommended Service Facility. Palm Beach Aircraft Propeller is located at Palm Beach County Airport (KLNA), in West Palm Beach, Fla., where it began in 1982 as a family-owned business, serving aircraft owners, FBOs and repair centers throughout the […]

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Garmin AOA FAA Approved, Now Shipping

Garmin is pleased to announce our Angle of Attack (AOA) system is now shipping and approved by the FAA for installation in a wide variety of general aviation aircraft. The entire system is comprised of the GI 260 AOA indicator, GAP 26 angle of attack probe and GSU 25 air data computer, which combine to display safety-enhancing AOA […]

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Volo Direct

Volo Direct Announces Move to Newly Renovated 40,000 Square Feet Facility

New Castle, Delaware, September 10, 2014 –Volo Direct, a Dumont Group Company, announced today that it has occupied a newly renovated 40,000 sq. ft. warehouse and office space. The move is due to continued expansion and will allow Volo Direct to better serve its customers. Volo Direct President, Mr. Kevin Wargo, said, “Our decision to […]

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New FliteLevel Service Contract Program for G1000 Now Includes Out-of-Warranty Systems

  Garmin is pleased to announce the introduction of the G1000 FliteLevel Service Contract, which is a new extended warranty program for aircraft that are both in and out of warranty coverage. This new program may be purchased at any time and provides warranty coverage for the G1000 system, which lasts for three years and begins immediately after the […]

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CAV Ice Protection Consults with FAA on Future of UAS

NEW CENTURY, Kan. – September 16, 2014 – CAV Ice Protection met with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Monday, September 8, 2014, and is helping the FAA develop future policy on UAS icing certification by participating in technical exchanges, industry best-practice development and consensus standard bodies. “We enjoyed hosting a small meeting with members […]

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CAV Ice Protection Opens TKS Repair Station

NEW CENTURY, Kan. – September 9, 2014 – CAV Ice Protection has received authority to operate an FAA approved repair station at their North American Operations Center at the New Century Airport near Kansas City. The limited accessory repair station is approved to repair and overhaul TKS ice protection equipment and has already begun conducting […]

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ACS Customer Appreciation Day

Aircraft Spruce Announces Customer Appreciation Day

Aircraft Spruce will host its annual Customer Appreciation Day on Saturday, October 4th  at all three of their locations. Visit Aircraft Spruce West at 225 Airport Circle in Corona, CA close to the Corona Airport(KAJO) from 7am-3pm, Aircraft Spruce East at 452 Dividend Drive in Peachtree City, beside Falcon Field(KFFC) from 8am-4pm, or Aircraft Spruce […]

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Continental Motors Services and Aircraft Specialties Lubricants announce a joint evaluation program of CamGuard, an advanced aviation oil additive.

Fairhope, Alabama, September 4, 2014 – Continental Motors Services (CMS), a division of Continental Motors Group announced today they have entered into an agreement and established a joint evaluation program with Aircraft Specialties Lubricants (ASL) to verify the benefits of CamGuard, an aviation oil additive manufactured by ASL. This program will evaluate CamGuard in engines overhauled or repaired by […]

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Continental Motors Group Signs Aerodynamics Malaga SL of Spain to 16 Plane Diesel Engine Upgrade

St. Egidien, Germany on September 2, 2014 - Continental Motors Group, Ltd announced today that Aerodynamics Malaga S.L. (Aerodynamics), a leading Spanish flight training school, will retrofit sixteen aircraft with the state-of-the-art Continental Diesel jet fuel piston engine. Aerodynamics is an EASA ATO and Part 145 maintenance organization based in Malaga, Spain. They operate a fleet of […]

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