Archive | December, 2016
Flying Musicians Announce Record-Breaking Year, 
Plan for 2017

Record Breaking Year for Flying Musicians Association, Inc.

  Flying Musicians Association, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit is pleased to announce the conclusion of a successful 2016 and a jump-start opportunity for 2017. In 2016, membership has grown to over 500 with 68 student members. FMA now has 17 regional or state-level ambassadors including one in Canada, a successful high school scholarship program (FMA Solo […]

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Aircraft Spruce

Flightbox Receivers Available at Aircraft Spruce

Flightbox receivers can be created as a “quick build” kit. With only 20 minutes needed to assemble the kit, all that is needed is a Phillips screwdriver and a pair of pliers. The assembled version is fully turnkey, and just under $200. Flightbox comes with free software and is built from off-the-shelf hardware. Visit Aircraft […]

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Aircraft Spruce

Cessna and Piper Aircraft Owner Offered a $150 Trade-in Credit on Alternators

Mike Disbrow, president of Hartzell Engine Technologies announced that the company is offering Cessna and Piper aircraft owners a $150 trade-in credit on legacy Chrysler and Ford alternators when they upgrade to a new-generation Plane-Power alternator until March 31, 2017. The new Plane-Power alternators for Cessnas and Pipers are smaller and lighter with dual fans […]

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Continental Motors

Continental Motors Group™ Provides STEM Sponsorship as a part of Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley

Mobile, Alabama, December 14, 2016 — Continental Motors Group™, Ltd of Hong Kong, Alabama, USA and St. Egidien, Germany today announced that it joins the Mobile Airport Authority Foundation and member companies of the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley Field to contribute to a Mobile, Alabama STEM initiative that will sponsor 36 students to attend the […]

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Aircraft Spruce


Purchase ASA’s Proficient Flying, the Best of Barry Schiff at Aircraft Spruce. Barry Schiff is a consummate aviator, author, and educator with a passion for General Aviation. In these three DVD’s, Barry Schiff uses his educational skills to help pilots visualize procedures that will ensure safety while flying. Each disk contains specific scenarios in detail, […]

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Garmin® delivers 500th G1000® integrated flight deck upgrade for King Air aircraft

Garmin® Introduces VIRB® Ultra 30 Aviation In-Cockpit Bundle

Garmin is pleased to announce an aviation-specific addition to the VIRB Ultra 30 action camera family, offering several new accessories tailored to capturing rich, high definition footage in-flight. VIRB Ultra 30 is a waterproof action camera with the power to shoot stunning Ultra HD footage at 4K/30fps. The VIRB Ultra 30 contains a suite of […]

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The first video, “Understanding Your Aircraft Starter's Duty Cycle” 
will debut during EAA AirVenture 2016.

Plane-Power Re-introduces Popular Line of Belt-Driven Alternators

Montgomery, AL, (December 5, 2016)  — Hartzell Engine Technologies’ president Mike Disbrow announced today that the company is re-introducing its Plane-Power ALT-FLX line of FAA-PMA certified, 28V/150 Amp to 14V/100 Amp high output, belt-driven alternators. “The Plane-Power ALT-FLX belt-driven alternators deliver more continuous power at lower engine RPMs than any other aircraft alternator,” Disbrow said. […]

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CAV Ice Protection Announces SLD Ice Protection for Business and Commercial Aircraft

NEW CENTURY, KANSAS—Dec. 5, 2016 – CAV Ice Protection today announced SLD Guard™, a new airborne anti-ice system designed to meet new FAA aircraft certification regulations addressing Flight Into Known Icing Conditions containing supercooled large droplets. In response to the 1994 ATR72 accident in Roselawn, Indiana, when a severe icing encounter overwhelmed the aircraft’s ice […]

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McFarlane Aviation Products Annouce FAA-PMA Approval of Seat Roller Housings for Cessna Aircraft

Baldwin City, KS, November 22, 2016 – McFarlane Aviation Products just announced that after five years of FAA certification effort, their replacement Cessna seat roller housings are now FAA-PMA approved and in stock. McFarlane’s sales manager, John Cowan, could hardly contain his excitement, “It is the season to give thanks, and we are definitely thankful this year. […]

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