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50 Years of Apollo to be Celebrated

  Apollo 9 50th Anniversary Celebration Set for March 13 at the San Diego Air & Space Museum! Apollo 9, which paved the way for later lunar exploration – including the historic Apollo 11 Moon landing – kicks off a year-long international celebration of 50 Years of Apollo at the San Diego Air & Space Museum.  Don’t miss out! San […]

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Aircraft Spruce to be at the Copperstate Fly-in

    Buckeye Municipal Airport (KBXK) in conjunction with the Buckeye Air Fair will be hosting the fly-in on February 8, 9 & 10, 2019. Come and enjoy this FREE event and be sure to stop by the Spruce booth! Along with traditional features such as: Educational Forums, Aircraft Displays, Aviation Vendors, Youth Activities and […]

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Garmin announces Q1 2019 aviation webinars

January 8, 2019 - Garmin is pleased to announce aviation webinars through the first-half of 2019. Ranging from Garmin Pilot tips and tricks, cost-effective autopilot upgrades to low-cost avionics solutions, these free webinars offer pilots and customers with a broad overview of the latest Garmin has to offer, while also providing a general operational overview […]

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Ray Scholarship Honors High School Students’ Accomplishments in Aviation

December 24, 2018 - There was a big celebration at the Lakeland Linder Regional Airport as four more Ray scholarships were awarded. The Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) on the SUN ‘n FUN campus of the airport announced the recipients of the James C. Ray Scholarship. Each recipient joined the elite list of high school students […]

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World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration seeks people and aircraft that attended in 1970

AirVenture Celebrates 50 Consecutive Years in Oshkosh at 2019 Fly-In

December 20, 2018 - EAA is marking the 50th consecutive year of its annual EAA AirVenture Oshkosh fly-in convention in Oshkosh in 2019 with a full schedule of activities for arriving aviators and residents of EAA’s hometown. The EAA fly-in convention was first held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in 1953. In 1959, the event moved to Rockford, […]

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Jet Aviation Acquires KLM Jet Center in Amsterdam and Rotterdam

October 1, 2018 Jet Aviation announced today that it has completed its acquisition of KLM Jet Center, a leading provider of comprehensive FBO/Handling services at Amsterdam and Rotterdam International Airports. With a new flagship operation and presence at two of Europe’s top airports, the KLM Jet Center acquisition represents a significant step in strengthening Jet Aviation’s position […]

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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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Facts and Figures from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 Facts and Figures                   July 30, 2018 -  Comment from EAA Chairman Jack Pelton: “A ‘perfect’ event may be unattainable, but AirVenture 2018 came about as close as one could imagine. The combination of outstanding programs, aircraft variety, a robust economy, and good […]

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The Estate of Mike Shaver to be Auctioned

Estate of Mike Shaver ABSOLUTE AUCTION, Saturday, May 19, 2018 beginning at 9:30 A.M. (PDT). 21010 Woodside Way, Groveland, California 95321. Auction comprised of aircraft projects including Waco, Stinson, Monocoupe and Piper models. Also available Aircraft tug, Vehicles, Forklift, Tools and more. Open house and pre-registration will take place on Friday, May 18, 2018 from […]

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Trade-A-Plane joins Companies from Around the Globe at AERO Friedrichshafen

The 2018 edition of AERO Friedrichshafen is underway with sunny skies, strong crowds and over 600 exhibitors. Companies from all over the world gather in the beautiful Bodensee region to display their wares and make new contacts. Friedrichshafen has a great aviation tradition that dates back to the earliest days of flight. Count Zeppelin (Graf Zeppelin) built […]

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Aerobrigde.org and Sun 'n Fun Have Partnered to Provide Support to Individuals Affected by Hurricane Irma

  Urgent - Hurricane Irma Update 14 September: Today's mission is to bring as much food, water and charcoal to X51. If you have these items, contact Leann at +1 (517) 937-6373 and tell her you want to go direct to X51. From there, you can do round robins from OCF/LAL (where we have supplies […]

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Superior Air Parts, AeroShell, CamGuard and RAM Aircraft Announce 2017 AirVenture Forum Series Schedule

Coppell, TX (July 05, 2017)  — Representatives of Superior Air Parts, Inc., announced today that the company is partnering with AeroShell, CamGuard and RAM Aircraft to host a series of 18 educational forums during Oshkosh AirVenture 2017. “We had a lot of great response from our forums at Oshkosh 2016 and this past Sun ‘n Fun. […]

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Place Your Aircraft Spruce Order and Pick-up at our AirVenture Booth

2017 AIRVENTURE OSHKOSH PICK-UP YOUR AIRCRAFT SPRUCE ORDERS AT OUR BOOTH Place your order over $100 online or by phone and pick up at The AirVenture Show Oshkosh in our booth. Orders for pick up must be placed by noon Monday July 17th EST and they will be brought to the show on our truck […]

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Shaw Aerox® Aviation Oxygen Systems to provide a Portable Oxygen System Promotion during EAA Air Venture 2017

Portable Oxygen System Promotion During EAA AirVenture 2017

  Bonita Springs, FL. & Oshkosh, WI, June 12, 2017 Shaw Aerox® Aviation Oxygen Systems will offer a promotion of 20% off list price for all Aerox portable oxygen systems. Included in the price will be one oximeter and one seatback carrying pouch during the EAA Air Venture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, July 24 – 30, […]

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New Arizona Show to Launch in May

Organizers hope an airport that became the end of the line for, and still hosts, a few Beechcraft Starships will help launch a new general aviation show. The U.S. Flight Expo has invited vendors, pilots, and enthusiasts May 3 through 6 to the recently spruced-up airport in Marana, Arizona, for a trade show with ambitions […]

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AOPA 2016 Bremerton Fly-In Biggest Yet

FREDERICK, MD – The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) held the second of four AOPA 2016 Fly-Ins at Bremerton National Airport (KPWT) on Aug. 19 and 20. The event drew more aircraft and attendees than any previous AOPA Fly-In. “With more than 4,000 people and nearly 700 aircraft, the AOPA Bremerton Fly-In was our […]

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HARTZELL ENGINE TECHNOLOGIES INTRODUCES EDUCATIONAL VIDEO SERIES TO HELP PILOTS AND MECHANICS BETTER UNDERSTAND THE OPERATION OF KEY AIRCRAFT COMPONENTS
  
The first video, “Understanding Your Aircraft Starter's Duty Cycle” 
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Hartzell Engine Technologies Introduces Educational Video Series

Oshkosh, WI, (July 25, 2016) — Mike Disbrow, president of Hartzell Engine Technologies, announced today that the company is producing a series of short instructional videos aimed at helping general aviation aircraft owner/operators and technicians better understand the operations of key aircraft components and systems. “When we attend airshows and events we get a lot […]

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Aircraft Spruce 2016-2017 Catalog is Now Available

Aircraft Spruce will begin distributing printed copies and CD versions of their new 2016-2017 catalog at EAA’s AirVenture show in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Few people today begin a homebuilt or restoration project without an Aircraft Spruce catalog and most people who own a certified aircraft find it invaluable for routine maintenance, upgrades, and pilot supplies. There […]

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Bruce's Custom Covers Offers EAA AirVenture Show Special

  Bruce's Custom Covers offers EAA AirVenture Oshkosh show special!  Click on the coupon to view our over 12,000 products available to cover and protect your aircraft. For more information, please visit our website at www.aircraftcovers.com. Like us on Facebook  and follow us on Twitter.    

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Lycoming Engines Announces EAA AirVenture 2016 Activities

Williamsport, PA - 12 July 2016 - Lycoming Engines, an operating division of Avco Corporation, announces its 2016 EAA AirVenture activities that will take place July 25-31 in Oshkosh, WI. Attendees of this show can visit Lycoming at booth 277-282 throughout the week. Lycoming Factory Tour – Since not all Oshkosh attendees can visit Lycoming’s […]

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