Archive | September, 2018
USFS Sherpa

Garmin® G950 NXi Integrated Flight Deck Certified for United States Forest Service Fleet of Sherpa Aircraft

  OLATHE, Kan. /September 26, 2018/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the certification of the G950™ NXi integrated flight deck for the United States Forest Service (USFS) fleet of Sherpa aircraft (Shorts SD3-60). The installation and certification was completed by Field Aerospace in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. […]

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Aircraft Spruce is Now Open in Alaska

Aircraft Spruce has announced the opening of it’s newest location is Wasilla, AK on September 17th, 2018. This exciting development gives the parts supplier a local presence in the active flying community of Alaska for the first time in company history. The company plans to inventory the branch with all of the latest and greatest […]

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New McFarlane FAA-PMA Fuel Selector Valves and Parts for Cessna 170, 172, 175, & 177

Baldwin City, KS, September 21, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products has approval on new complete fuel selector valve assemblies!       For years, McFarlane has been repairing Cessna fuel selector valves in an effort to keep everyone flying safely and affordably. Now they have taken this experience and their expert knowledge to the drawing board […]

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Trade-A-Plane has Partnered to Join the Job Distribution Network

          Abbey Hutter Marketing Coordinator 724-547-6203 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Partners with Acclaimed Pilot Resource, Trade-A-Plane Roanoke, Texas (September 19, 2018) -, an aviation-only job website with resume database access, is excited to announce Trade-A-Plane as the newest partner to join the Job Distribution Network. Abbey Hutter, marketing […]

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The ‘pilot shortage’ seems similar to the truck driver ‘shortage’

Is the Pilot Shortage Similar to the Truck Driver Shortage?

Last week, I was listening to a radio program called “Marketplace” when they mentioned a  “pilot shortage.” I did not expect the segment about airline pilots to resonate with me as much as it did. The issues they were discussing were a pilot shortage, an unwillingness to pay for accomplished pilots, and the prospect of technology alleviating […]

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Hartzell Appoints Texas-Based Recommended Service Facility

  Piqua, Ohio, Sept. 18, 2018 - Hartzell Propeller Inc. named Texas Aircraft Propeller & Accessories, an industry leader in propeller and governor overhaul, repair and sales, as a Recommended Service Facility. The company is based in a modern facility at Pearland Regional Airport (KLVJ), near Houston. "We are especially delighted to have Texas Aircraft Propeller […]

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IADA members and clients will celebrate the organization's new name at NBAA-BACE in Orlando next month, where once again the organization will have a large display of aircraft available for sale.

International Aircraft Dealers Association is Now NARA New Rebranded Name

Reflects Global Scope International Aircraft Dealers Association Is Now NARA's New Rebranded Name Sept. 17, 2018 -- International Aircraft Dealers Association (IADA) is the new rebranded name for the former National Aircraft Resale Association (NARA). The organization's board of directors changed the name to reflect the international presence and global importance that members of the […]

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Aircraft Spruce West Super Sale September 29, 2018

Spruce Super Sale - Corona, CA. Come join the fun and get a chance to win big prizes. This is the time of year when we go all out by offering spectacular discounts on our most popular products and provide a chance for our loyal customer to meet our vendors.   Now gain the skills, […]

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Cowl Flap Hinges and Steering Rod Boots for Cessna

  McFarlane FAA-PMA Cowl Flap Hinges for Cessna aircraft and Steering Rod Boots for Cessna 182   Baldwin City, KS, September 5, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products is excited to announce new approvals for Cessna Aircraft! McFarlane now has FAA-PMA approval for improved cowl flap hinges for Cessna 172, 180, 182, and 185 aircraft. “Cowl flap […]

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Pre-Order Your 2019 Trade-A-Plane Calendar

  Trade-A-Plane's gorgeous 2019 Calendar is now available for *PRE-ORDER* for only $10 USD delivered to anywhere in the United States! International shipping will be extra (please contact us for rates). This 13 month calendar has months December 2018 through December 2019 plus 2019 Year at a Glance and 2020 Year at a Glance. The […]

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Aircraft Spruce will be at the AOPA Santa Fe Fly-in

  Aircraft Spruce will be at the AOPA Fly-In from September 14-15, 2018 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. More opportunities Deepen skills that will take you to new places in your pilot journey. More time Build genuine, long-lasting relationships with pilots from around the country. More of everything Everything that you love about the AOPA Fly-In! […]

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McFarlane Aviation Products Announces New Approvals for Cessna Aircraft

Cessna Upper Torque Link, Stop Lugs, and Shimmy Dampener replacement parts, developed by McFarlane Baldwin City, KS, September 4, 2018: McFarlane Aviation Products is excited to announce new approvals for Cessna Aircraft! McFarlane has announced more FAA-PMA replacement parts found on the Cessna nose gear! Torque link stop lugs and the attachment hardware found on […]

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