Archive | November, 2017
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Garmin VIRB® Ultra 30 Aviation Camera System Cockpit Bundle North America

  Your active lifestyle is about more than just video and audio. Capture relevant performance data with G-Metrix™ technology, including speed, altitude, G-force and even heart rate². Built-in Garmin GPS (10 Hz) and other sensors automatically record data so you can easily overlay gauges and graphs onto your footage to prove how far, how high […]

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Airforms, Inc Awarded FAA PMA Approval for GA-8 Airvan Cabin Trim Kit

  WASILLA, ALASKA, 16-Nov-17– Airforms, Inc. announced today they have been awarded FAA PMA approval for cabin trim pieces for the GA-8 Airvan.  Although historically heavily engaged in projects for the Cessna Caravan family and other aircraft models, this is the first Airvan project Airforms has undertaken. “We have received requests from Airvan operators that […]

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Hartzell Engine Technologies has Acquired the South Wind Line of Aircraft Cabin Heaters

  Acquisition will enable Hartzell Engine Technologies to improve support for aircraft owners affected by the recent FAA AD on South Wind cabin heaters. Montgomery, AL, (November 27, 2017) — Mike Disbrow, president of Hartzell Engine Technologies LLC, announced today that the company has purchased the assets associated with South Wind aircraft cabin heaters from […]

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Garmin® Announces Delivery of One-millionth Certified Product

OLATHE, Kan. /November 22, 2017/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today celebrated the delivery of the one-millionth certified avionics product from its manufacturing facility in Olathe, Kansas. The milestone product was a GTX™ 3000 DO-260B compliant Mode S Extended Squitter (ES) transponder, which enables ADS-B Out transmissions and […]

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Garmin Announces Addition of New Features for the Garmin Pilot Application

Garmin Pilot grows feature set for iOS and Android mobile devices Garmin is pleased to announce the addition of new features for the Garmin Pilot application for Android and iOS mobile devices. Garmin Pilot 6.2 for Android incorporates approach chart overlays on the moving map, enhancements to stadium TFR’s, glide range ring, logbook tracks and […]

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Concepts are Becoming Reality at Vickers Aircraft Company LTD

As we move closer to production of the Vickers Wave, our concepts are becoming reality.  In this update we are sharing how some of our innovations add function and safety to the aircraft.     Landing Gear The Wave has a fixed landing gear system, named Cross-Over™.  This landing gear system reduces the risk of accidents when […]

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Hartzell Propeller Finishes the Fourth Year as Propeller Technical Partner with Red Bull Air Race Championship

Piqua, Ohio, Nov. 20, 2017 – Hartzell Propeller has wrapped up its fourth year as the Propeller Technical Partner for the Red Bull Air Race Championship. As part of its partnership, Hartzell provided the Claw three-blade structural composite propeller’s to all fourteen race teams competing in the Red Bull Air Race World Championship. The company […]

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FMA Solo Program Seeking Nominations Until January 31, 2018

Flying Musicians Association Seeks Worthy Student Musicians for Scholarship and Internship Programs   August 17, 2017, Fort Worth, TX: The Flying Musicians Association (FMA) is proud to announce two programs focused on the high school and college music students with a passion for aviation. FMA recognizes the correlation between the hard work and skill required by […]

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Mooney Selects TKS Ice Protection System for M20 Ultra Series

Mooney International today announced it has selected CAV Ice Protection to provide Flight Into Known Icing (FIKI) certified TKS Ice Protection and support services for the single-piston Mooney M20 Ultra series aircraft. “Throughout the history of Mooney, we have installed and used CAV Ice Protection equipment. The TKS Ice Protection System has proven to be […]

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FLIGHT OUTFITTERS BUSH PILOT FOLIO BAG AVAILABLE AT AIRCRAFT SPRUCE & SPECIALTY

Whether you’re soaring above the clouds in your Cirrus or closing a big deal in your desk chair, this Folio Bag looks like it just left the flight deck of a DC-3. But while the Bush Pilot Folio has plenty of style, it’s also a very practical bag, storing a surprising amount of gear without […]

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CiES MAGNETIC FUEL LEVEL SENDERS NOW AVAILABLE AT AIRCRAFT SPRUCE & SPECIALTY

  The CiES digital fuel quantity system utilizes a high technology sensor system that allows repeatable accurate measurement of fuel in aircraft tank. This high technology and patented sensor system allows fuel measurements down to a change in fuel level to less than 0.03 of an inch. This measurement represents much less than 10ths of […]

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Garmin Announces Latest Software Upgrade for GTN 650/750 Series

Garmin announces availability of visual approach guidance for the GTN 650/750 Additional features include GTX 3000 & TCAS II control/display and more Garmin is pleased to announce the latest software upgrade for the GTN 650/750 touchscreen series is now available. New GTN features include visual approach guidance, control and display of the GTX 3000 transponder […]

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TruTrak is Now Delivering Vizion Autopilot Systems for Both Cessna 172 and Cessna 177

  TruTrak is now delivering both Cessna 172 and Cessna 177 Vizion autopilot systems. Price is the same as when the system was announced at AirVenture 2017 – $5000. This price includes pretty much everything needed to complete installation of the Vizion autopilot in a 172 or 177, autopilot controller, roll servo, pitch servo, mounting […]

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EarthX to Release the All New ETX900-VNT Battery

EarthX, Inc. is excited to release a new aircraft specific designed battery model, the ETX900-VNT The all new ETX900-VNT designed for in cabin installations! This battery is based on the ETX900 design with the same cranking, capacity and electronic protections (BMS) but also has the addition of built in thermal runaway containment and venting for in […]

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Tecnam Selects TKS Ice Protection System for P2012 Traveller

Tecnam today announced it has selected CAV Ice Protection to provide the TKS Ice Protection System and support services for the twin-piston Tecnam P2012 Traveller aircraft. CAV Ice Protection thoroughly tested the TKS Ice Protection System in an icing wind tunnel at the latest certification levels for planes flying in known icing conditions. A total […]

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AeroShells Aerobatic Team Member Gene McNeely Retires After 24 Years.

AeroShell Aerobatic Slot Flyer McNeely Retires

As the 2017 Stuart Air Show closed at Witham Field in Florida on November 5th, aviation enthusiasts bid a fond farewell to AeroShell Aerobatic Team member, Gene McNeely, who retired after 24 years of service with the team. Fans will likely remember McNeely for his years of flying the ‘slot’ position for the AeroShell Aerobatic […]

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Improved Insulate Covers from Bruce’s Custom Covers

MORGAN HILL, CALIFORNIA, NOVEMBER 2, 2017 – Bruce’s Custom Covers announced today their new and improved insulated covers for aircraft engines. Insulated covers from Bruce’s are constructed using 3M Thinsulate for superior heat retention and WeatherMax performance fabric for maximum durability. Bruce’s engine covers come with many customization features specific to each aircraft application. Bruce’s […]

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