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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” 
will debut during EAA AirVenture 2016.

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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AOPA

Statement from AOPA President Mark Baker Regarding Third Class Medical Reform

  Statement from AOPA President Mark Baker: “Including third class medical reform in this package is great news for general aviation and we’re very pleased to see it moving forward as part of the FAA extension,” said AOPA President Mark Baker. “We appreciate the efforts of general aviation advocates in both the House and Senate. […]

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Enter for Your Chance to Win the Ultimate Aviation Vacation

“Stallion 51, the nation’s premiere experts in historical aircraft and aviation, has formed up with SUN ‘n FUN and Experience Kissimmee to offer the Ultimate Aviation Vacation. One lucky winner and their family will get the chance of a lifetime to come to SNF 2017 for an incredible prize package and to experience the fun […]

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McFarlane

McFarlane FAA-PMA King Air Drain Valve Saves Over $20,000 Per Airplane

  Baldwin City, Kansas (June 28, 2016) – McFarlane Aviation Products is now offering a longer-life and repairable alternative to the costly Beechcraft King Air Fuel Drain Valves. The new and improved McFarlane valve features an updated seal design, Teflon-lined conduit and stainless steel cable, and includes an unheard of ten year warranty. The McFarlane […]

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Free Oxygen Refresher at EAA Air Venture 2016

Shaw Aerox® Aviation Oxygen Systems to provide Free Oxygen Refresher at EAA Air Venture 2016   Limington, ME. & Oshkosh, WI, June 15, 2016 Shaw Aerox® Aviation Oxygen Systems will be providing a free Oxygen Refresher during the EAA Air Venture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin July 25 – 31, 2016. During the Show if you are […]

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AOPA Offers Statement on the New Airman Standards

  “We want pilots to feel that preparing for and taking the knowledge test is a valuable part of their training experience, not a memorization exercise. The new standards are designed to adapt as in-cockpit technology changes and to do a better job of integrating the knowledge and practical tests. The overall result will be […]

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AOPA Announces More Than $156,000 in Flight Training Scholarships

AOPA ANNOUNCES MORE THAN $156,000 IN FLIGHT TRAINING SCHOLARSHIPS FREDERICK, MD, June 7, 2016 – The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) announced applications are open for three different flight training scholarship programs that will award more than $156,000. Cindy Hasselbring, senior director of AOPA’s high school aviation initiative said, “AOPA’s scholarships are a great […]

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5-Blade Propeller Available for Pilatus

  Hartzell 5-Blade Carbon Fiber Propeller Available For Finnoff Aviation Pilatus PC-12 Engine Upgrade Piqua, Ohio, June 6, 2016 – Hartzell Propeller has received an amended STC for installation of the propeller company’s newest five-blade composite swept tip prop on Finnoff Aviation P&W PT6A-67P engine upgrades for Pre-NG Pilatus PC-12s. The new technology five-blade propeller […]

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CubCrafters Introduces New Aircraft

CUBCRAFTERS DEBUTS NEW FLAGSHIP: XCub Company Sets New Standard for Sport Utility Aircraft Yakima, Washington – Jun 6, 2016: CubCrafters is introducing its new top-of-the-line aircraft, XCub. The new model received FAA Type Certification on June 2, 2016 and is available immediately. XCub is lighter, faster and stronger than any aircraft in its category. XCub […]

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Hartzell Propeller Approves Intercontinental Jet as Service Facility

  Hartzell Propeller Approves Intercontinental Jet as Recommended Service Facility for Central Plains Piqua, Ohio, May 31, 2016 – Hartzell Propeller Inc. has appointed Intercontinental Jet Service Corp. as a Recommended Service Facility. Based in Oklahoma at Tulsa International Airport, Intercontinental Jet Service’s Propeller Shop provides overhaul and repair services for the central plains. “Intercontinental […]

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Heavens Landing

2nd Annual Heaven’s Landing Airshow & Concert

  Heaven’s Landing once again will present an evening of radical aerobatic flying and great live music in the beautiful North Georgia mountains on June 25, 2016 at 6 p.m. Make your plans now to join us for this wonderful blend of hair raising aerial barnstorming and amazing musical entertainment provided by the Flying Musicians […]

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Plan for 2017

Flying Musicians Awards 2016 FMA Solo Scholarship

  May 4, 2016: Fort Worth, TX: The 2016 FMA Solo Scholarship Program winner has been selected. The Flying Musicians Association has selected the 2016 FMA Solo Program Scholarship winner. The selection process was very difficult due to the abundance of so many high-quality nominees. Five finalists, from Tennessee (2), California, Michigan, and Wisconsin were […]

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Steve Champness (center), National Accounts Director for Trade-A-Plane, receives the 2016 Chairman’s Award from The Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame, in recognition of his lifetime of aviation contributions. Presenting the award is General George Harrison (right), chairman of the Hall of Fame. Also pictured is Jimmy Norton (left), GAHOF board member.

Champness receives Hall of Fame Chairman’s Award

  Crossville, TN (May 11, 2016) — Steve Champness, now in his 25th year as National Accounts Director for general aviation buy/sell publication Trade-A-Plane, has received the 2016 Chairman’s Award from The Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame. The award was presented recently at the Hall of Fame’s 2016 Enshrinement Ceremony in the Delta Flight Museum […]

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Enter for Your Chance to Win the Ultimate Aviation Vacation

Stallion 51 has formed up with Sun ‘n Fun and Experience Kissimmee to offer the Ultimate Aviation Vacation to not just one lucky person but a lucky person and their family to come to SNF 2017 and experience the fun of Kissimmee, Florida. A week of Sun ‘n Fun to enjoy all that aviation has […]

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Challenge Air for Kids and Friends Fly-Day

  EVENT: Challenge Air for Kids and Friends Fly-Day WHEN: Starting at 09:00 to 16:30, Saturday, May 14, 2016 WHERE: McKinney National Airport, McKinney, TX Monarch Air (KTKI) WHAT: Twenty-five volunteer pilots will fly 125 children with special needs and their families to demonstrate the wonder of flight ABOUT CAKF: Challenge Air provides the experience […]

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