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Garmin® Brings New FIS-B Weather Products to Market

Garmin® continues leadership in ADS-B by bringing new Flight Information Service-Broadcast (FIS-B) weather products to market OLATHE, Kan. /July 12, 2018/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced future product compatibility with the new FIS-B weather products available through the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) ground station network in […]

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AOPA Insurance Agency at AirVenture 2018

WE KNOW HOW THE WORLD LOOKS FROM THE COCKPIT, NOT JUST ON AN ACTUARIAL TABLE     Are you overpaying for your aircraft insurance? Stop by and the AOPA Insurance Agency at AirVenture and find out. We’ll share our money saving tips and teach you how to avoid common but costly mistakes. Booth 463, July 23-29. […]

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Liaison Brief Newsletter from American Legend Aircraft Company

Newsletter of American Legend Aircraft Company LEGEND LIAISON BRIEF ISSUE NO. 43, DATE: 11 JULY 2018 NEWS Tweety is Teaching Kids to Fly Taildraggers Tweety, the Legend Cub built to venerate the enduring Piper J3 Cub, has been flying since 2005. This was the aircraft that introduced the world to a newly manufactured Cub. Tweety […]

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Garmin® Integrated Flight Deck Selected for Supersonic Fighter Jet

OLATHE, Kan. /July 11, 2018/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the selection of a tandem Garmin integrated flight deck by Tactical Air Support, Inc. (TacAir) for its fleet of supersonic F-5 fighter aircraft. This configuration, which consists of a G3000™ flight display and dual Garmin touchscreen controllers […]

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Gulf Coast Avionics Companies Appointed as Authorized Dealers for All Whelen Engineering Aircraft Lighting Products

GULF COAST AVIONICS AND PACIFIC COAST AVIONICS ARE APPOINTED AS AUTHORIZED DEALERS FOR ALL WHELEN ENGINEERING AIRCRAFT LIGHTING PRODUCTS Lakeland, FL (July 10, 2018)  — Rick Garcia, President and CEO, Gulf Coast Avionics and Pacific Coast Avionics announced that the companies have been appointed authorized dealers for Whelen Engineering’s full line of exterior and interior aircraft […]

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Hartzell Propeller Sponsors Tech Talks, Pilot Proficiency & Air Shows at EAA AirVenture

Piqua, Ohio, July 10, 2018 – Propellers will be everywhere at EAA AirVenture 2018, to be held July 23-29. With more than 500,000 Hartzell props manufactured and flown over the past one hundred years, it is a sure bet that attendees of Oshkosh’s famous fly-in will see and experience the company’s leading aerodynamic and technological […]

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Cirrus Selects Sky-Tc PM2407 Starter on Continental Engines

Cirrus Aircraft Selects Sky-Tec’s New-Generation PM-Series Starter as Standard Equipment on All Continental Engine Powered Cirrus Models Sky-Tec’s new mid-weight, direct-drive, FAA PMA approved starter delivers increased performance and reliability on Continental six-cylinder engines.  Montgomery, AL (July 9, 2018) — Keith Bagley, president of Hartzell Engine Technologies (HET), makers of the Sky-Tec brand of starters, […]

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Stallion 51’s Campus of Higher Learning

   Stallion 51 is known world wide for aviation excellence, making Mustang memories and fulfilling flying dreams for over three decades. An aviation business that specializes in rare expensive vintage aircraft built on the dream and passion of the Lauderback brothers. Lee, Peter, Richard and John are the corner stone of the Mustang world; restoring, […]

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Schweiss Doors rescues Florida hangar owner

FAIRFAX, Minn., June 13, 2017 – Imagine walking out to your hangar to see its 74-foot door in a twisted heap, lying on the ground. Tom Vaughan, a manager at two Florida municipal airports, recently experienced this headache, discovering inferior hinges were the culprit. His next call was to Schweiss Doors. Vaughan says the door […]

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Shell Aviation Introduces Industry First Electric Pump Jet Refueller

London, 4 July 2018: Shell Aviation has announced the introduction of a first-of-its-kind electric pump jet refuelling vehicle in its operations at Stuttgart Airport, Germany. The vehicle significantly reduces diesel consumption during aircraft refuelling, supporting airports in their efforts to reduce emissions across their operations. This refueller is a part of Shell Aviation’s commitment to […]

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Garmin to Exhibit at the Farnborough International Airshow

Garmin® to exhibit key avionics solutions for defense, air transport and business aviation markets at the Farnborough International Airshow Debuts premium tandem cockpit experience, head-up display and integrated flight deck OLATHE, Kan. /June 27, 2018/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a tandem cockpit experience to be unveiled […]

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Airforms, Inc. Awarded FAA PMA Approval

Airforms, Inc. Awarded FAA PMA Approval for Cessna 206/207/210 Engine Mount Heat Shields WASILLA, ALASKA, 27-June-18– Airforms, Inc. announced today they have been awarded FAA PMA approval for engine mount isolator heat shields for the Cessna C206/207/210 family of aircraft (Continental powered).  The aluminum construction of the heat shields absorbs less heat than steel, and […]

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Shaw Aerox® to Offer Promotion During EAA AirVenture 2018

Shaw Aerox® Aviation Oxygen Systems will provide a Portable Oxygen System Promotion during EAA Air Venture 2018  Bonita Springs, FL. & Oshkosh, WI, June 14, 2018 Shaw Aerox® Aviation Oxygen Systems will be offering a promotion of 20% off list price for all Aerox portable oxygen systems and components purchased during the EAA Air Venture […]

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Aviation Exploring 2018 Scholarship Recipients Announced

Aviation Exploring Announces 2018 Scholarship Recipients $65,000 in scholarships awarded to deserving Explorers Megan Ryan of Aviation Exploring Post 8 in Topeka, Kansas, has been awarded a $20,000 academic scholarship to be used toward earning a collegiate degree in aviation. Megan will be attending Liberty University this fall and plans to pursue a Bachelor of […]

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The Flying Musicians Association Announced the 2018 FMA Solo Scholarship Recipients

June 14, 2018, Fort Worth, TX:  The Flying Musicians Association (FMA) is proud to announce our 2018 FMA Solo scholarship recipients – John Laughman of Pleasant Hill, Ohio and Nathan Nothelle of Imlay City, Michigan. Nominations from all across the United States and Canada made the selection difficult. John Zapp, co-founder and President of FMA, […]

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Superior Air Parts Announces the 2018 Oshkosh Forum Series Schedule and Participating Presenters

In addition to Superior Air Parts, RAM Aircraft, CamGuard, Hartzell Propeller, Aviation Product Services and others will host presentations July 23rd through 28th during Oshkosh AirVenture 2018. Attendees will receive a free electronic copy of Engine Management 101 by Superior’s V.P. product support, Bill Ross. Coppell, TX (June 11, 2018)  — Scott Hayes, vice president, sales and marketing […]

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The National Frame Building Association (NFBA) voted this rural farm hangar in Purcellville, Va., as a 2017 Building of the Year. A Schweiss 55-foot by 16-foot hydraulic door with tinted windows, faux porches and a faux sliding door give it a very distinct designer look.

Virginia Helicopter Hangar with Hydraulic Door Wins NFBA Award

FAIRFAX, Minn., June 7, 2018 – Fuog/InterBuild Inc. is no stranger to winning National Frame Building Association awards. During the last two decades, the Purcellville, Va., construction company has garnered four first-place awards for Building of the Year and numerous other second- and third-place awards. The Fuog/InterBuild reputation has also garnered the company “Superior Sales […]

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Pilatus Pilots Pleased with Performance Results for Hartzell’s 5-blade Composite Prop

Pilatus Owners, Pilots Convene in New Orleans; Pleased with Hartzell’s 5-blade Composite Prop Piqua, Ohio, June 6, 2018 — Since Hartzell Propeller introduced a five-blade composite swept tip prop specially designed to maximize performance for the Pilatus PC-12 turboprop fleet almost three years ago, its early adopters are delighted with the performance results. Hartzell experts […]

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Boisterous Pilot and Rare Staggerwing in Fatal Accident

Pat Napolitano and the Beech D–17 Staggerwing he called Queenie were quite a couple. An irrepressible, obsessive, detail-oriented pilot and mechanic, Napolitano doted on the iconic and demanding starlet from aviation’s golden age, and he kept the fabric-covered biplane in pristine condition. Napolitano, an avionics salesman for Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics, crisscrossed the country with Queenie, visiting customers and […]

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