Archive | October, 2014

Sebring Expo Announces Online Ticket Discounts, Featured Speakers, and More!

In three short months, the 11th annual U.S. Sport Aviation Expo will take aviation’s center stage, opening on Wednesday, January 14, and closing on Saturday, January 17, 2015. Make your plans now to warm up in the Florida sun at this year’s affordable aircraft expo and see the latest in light-sport, homebuilt, and refurbished production […]

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Garmin Announces Expanded Global Aviation Chart

Garmin is pleased to announce expanded global aviation chart coverage with the latest release of European terminal charts, including instrument approach charts, SIDs, STARs, and airport diagrams. These charts are the most recent addition to the growing list of worldwide aviation charting products available from Garmin, which are compatible with select Garmin avionics and portables. Charts such as ground movement charts and airport diagrams are also available as part of the […]

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Garmin® Introduces New Cost-Effective ADS-B Solution for General Aviation

New GDL 84 Offers Comprehensive, Unobtrusive ADS-B Solution With Benefits of Traffic and Weather  OLATHE, Kan. /October 28, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GDL 84 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) datalink, which is the latest addition to Garmin’s comprehensive lineup of certified ADS-B solutions. The […]

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Continental Motors, Inc

Continental Diesel Retrofits for African Flight School

Africair extends order – Ethiopian Airlines expands Continental Diesel Fleet St. Egidien (Germany), 27 October 2014 – Continental Diesel Master Installation Center Africair, Inc. extends its latest order of CD-155 retrofit engine kits from three to ten. Africair equips new diesel powered Cessna 172 Skyhawks for Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy. The state-of-the-art diesel piston engine CD-155 is running […]

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G5000 Beechjet 400A

Garmin Makes Considerable Progress Toward Completion of the G5000 Upgrade for the Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP

Visit Garmin’s Beechjet 400A on static display at NBAA Excitement surrounding the certification of G5000 in the Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP, continues as flight test has made significant progress in the last several weeks. The G5000 modernizes the cockpit, increases aircraft utility, provides additional weight savings, exceeds NextGen requirements and solves parts obsolescence, giving operators superior […]

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Garmin® Continues To Increase Capability For G1000® King Air Series Aircraft New Updates for King Air C90, Added Savings on Key Safety Options for 200/300 Series

OLATHE, Kan. /October 16, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced new capabilities and enhanced operational benefits for King Air C90 aircraft and the availability of the new Platinum Plus upgrade package for the King Air 200/300 series, which provides substantial savings on safety enhancing G1000 options. […]

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Garmin® Offers Simple, Stand-Alone ADS-B Solution For Business And Transport Aircraft Provides NextGen Benefits While Meeting Airspace Requirements

  OLATHE, Kan. /October 16, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced strategic partnerships with select members of the company’s Authorized Dealer Network to provide a stand-alone Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) solution for popular business and transport aircraft. This minimally intrusive solution, not only satisfies global ADS-B […]

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New Hartzell New High Performance 5-Blade, Swept-Tip Aerospace-Grade Composite Prop Developments Underway

Piqua, Ohio, Oct. 15, 2014 – Hartzell Propeller developmental activities for the company’s performance-boosting five blade, swept-tip carbon fiber propellers will be featured at the 2014 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Convention in Orlando, Fla., Oct. 21-23, booth 1817. Hartzell is working on several other yet-to-be-announced composite five blade programs for turboprop business aircraft.   […]

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Start Pac


10 October 2014: A unique lightweight all-in-one “micro” ground power unit (GPU) that provides superior engine starts even on aircraft with over voltage sensitivities, as well as continuous power for powering up aircraft systems, has been launched patent pending by leading supplier, StartPac. StartPac’s new lithium 26 volt micro GPU, the Li2700QC SUPER PAC, is […]

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Garmin GTC RNP


  OLATHE, KS. & ENGLEWOOD, COLO., OCTOBER 14, 2014 – Garmin International Inc. and Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, today introduced the RNP AR NavData Service, a new tool for pilots utilizing Required Navigation Performance – Authorization Required (RNP AR) procedures. The new service automates time-consuming data validation processes that are required […]

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Schweiss Doors

Schweiss Container and Show Trailer Doors Open up Possibilities

You can make a large container like this useful and user-friendly by attaching hydraulic doors to the side or endwalls. Shipping and commercial containers come in many forms and sizes, but many don’t have door accessibility. Even dealing with conventional containers with a door located at the end can be a hassle. Now Schweiss Doors can make any […]

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Hartzell Prop China

Hartzell Propeller Growing China Market; Achieves TC Validations for Cessna TTx, Mooney Acclaim

The Y12F, manufactured by Hafei Aviation Industry Co., Ltd., in Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province, features Hartzell props. Shanghai City, China, Oct. 7, 2014 – Hartzell Propeller Inc. has stepped up its commitment to extend the company’s reach into China’s growing general aviation marketplace. Recently, the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) validated type certifications for […]

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The Legacy of the ACES VIPER 4040 Vibration and Performance Analyzer lives on in the VIPER II!

Technology for Energy Corporation’s Aviation Division, ACES Systems, the Industry Leader in Aviation related Dynamic Balancing, Engine Performance Monitoring and Vibration Analysis is proud to introduce the arrival of their next generation VIPER II. The VIPER II is faster, smarter and more versatile. The Viper II enhances its capability with the introduction of the Transient Balancing Application. This […]

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New Castle, Delaware (KILG), September 30, 2014 – Dumont Aviation announced this week that Accountable Manager, Gerard van Dyk, has received the FAA Charles Taylor Master Mechanic Award. The award is given in appreciation for dedicated service, technical expertise, professionalism and outstanding maintenance contributions to further the cause of aviation safety.   Mr. van Dyk,”Van”, […]

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FST LLC Announces REGAL pro, with Unique Features, New Cell Service and Long-Term Customer Support.

         See below list of New PRO features and traditional REGAL features NEW - Clock Control activates outlets at user-selected start times and turns them off when run periods expire. NEW - Users can subscribe to FST Cell Management service (CMS) for a low annual fee, or self-manage PRO's Pay-as-you-go cell account, […]

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FST LLC announces U-Phone-iT A New, Full Featured, Interactive, Cellular Pre-Heater Switch

                                U-Phone-iT features and specifications Direct ON/OFF control of outlets by App or text. Direct Activation of outlets for user-selected run periods by App or text. Resident Program activates stored commands with no-cost phone call. Free Smartphone apps make control, […]

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