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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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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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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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Aircraft Spruce to Host Annual Customer Appreciation Day

AIRCRAFT SPRUCE EAST ANNUAL CUSTOMER APPRECIATION DAY Peachtree City, GA – Aircraft Spruce East will host its annual event on Saturday, May 14th from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The distribution center is located at 452 Dividend Drive in Peachtree City, Georgia beside Falcon Field (KFFC). Aircraft Spruce will host representatives from a number of […]

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Ohio Man Wins Flight of a Lifetime

Ohio Man wins Flight of a Lifetime Ben Rayl has winning ticket to fly P-51 Mustang, supports Mercy Flight Southeast. Leesburg Fla. (April 13, 2016) – Ben Rayl of Loudonville, Ohio will soon fly a piece of World War II history. Mercy Flight Southeast drew Rayl’s winning raffle ticket for a chance to fly a […]

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Piper, Piper Deutschland to Display Aircraft at AERO Friedrichshafen

Piper, Piper Deutschland to Display Aircraft at AERO Friedrichshafen VERO BEACH, Fla., April 7, 2016 – Piper Aircraft Inc. and Piper Generalvertretung Deutschland are collaborating to display aircraft at the upcoming AERO Friedrichshafen 2016, to be held April 20-23. On display will be a single-engine Piper M500 turboprop and the Archer DX powered by the […]

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AOPA President to Host Town Hall at Sun ‘n Fun

AOPA PRESIDENT MARK BAKER TO HOST PILOT TOWN HALL WEDNESDAY MORNING AT SUN ‘N FUN LAKELAND, FL – The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association’s (AOPA) President Mark Baker will host a Pilot Town Hall on Wednesday, April 6, 8:30 – 9:30 am at AOPA’s Program Pavilion at Sun ‘n Fun. Baker will update members, pilots, and […]

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HARTZELL ENGINE TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCES THE PURCHASE OF THE SKY-TEC BRAND OF HIGH PERFORMANCE STARTERS AND SOLENOIDS.

Acquisition of the Sky-Tec products further demonstrates Hartzell Engine Technologies commitment to excellence in manufacturing and support of general aviation aircraft starters and solenoids. Lakeland, FL, (April 5, 2016) —Hartzell Engine Technologies LLC today announced the company’s acquisition of the Sky-Tec brand of high performance aircraft starters and solenoids. “We are ecstatic to have successfully completed the […]

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CAV Ice Protection to Attend AERO Friedrichshafen 2016

        New Century, Kan., April 5, 2016 — CAV Ice Protection, in partnership with AIRplus Maintenance GmbH, will attend the 24th edition of AERO Friedrichshafen, held from April 20-23, 2016 at Friedrichshafen Airport, Germany. Visit CAV Ice Protection at the AIRplus Maintenance Hall/Stand No. FW-118. AERO Friedrichshafen is considered as one of […]

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First Scheduled Performance of Aircraft Landing on a Pickup Truck

First Super Legend Landing on a Pickup Truck by Greg Koontz Airshows **This Weekend**   SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, MARCH 30, 2016 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced today the first scheduled performance of a Super Legend HP aircraft landing on a pickup truck. Greg Koontz Airshows will perform at Luke Air Force Base during its […]

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Stallion 51 Celebrates P-51 Mustang Anniversary with a Gift

Stallion 51 Celebrates P-51 Mustang Anniversary with a Gift That Helps Mercy Flight Southeast Historical Aircraft and Aviation organization is raffling off a chance to fly its “Crazy Horse.” Leesburg Fla. (March 29, 2016) – Kissimmee, Florida-based Stallion 51 is celebrating the 29th anniversary since it acquired the quintessential WWII fighter, the P-51 Mustang. Originally built […]

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CAV Advanced Technologies, CAV Ice Protection to Attend A&DSS Seattle

New Century, Kan., March 29, 2016 — Representatives of CAV Advanced Technologies and CAV Ice Protection will be attending Aerospace and Defense Supplier Summit (A&DSS) Seattle 2016 from April 20-23, 2016 in Seattle, Washington.   CAV Ice Protection, in support of CAV Advanced Technologies, will debut and display its new SLD Ice Protection System on […]

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Upset Prevention and Recovery Training Forum at Sun ‘n Fun 2016

“Getting It Right When Things Go Wrong” Upset Prevention and Recovery Training Forum at Sun N Fun 2016 Sun ‘n Fun-Lakeland, Florida, John Posson from Stallion 51, will be presenting a Forum on Saturday April 9 at 10:00 Room 6 of the Aerospace Education Building on Upset Prevention and Recovery Training. John is an instructor […]

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AVDoc51’s Dr. William Busch to Speak at Sun ‘n Fun 2016 Forums

  KISSIMMEE, FLA. – Going to Sun ‘n Fun 2016? Dr. William Busch will again be presenting at the Sun ‘n Fun 2016 Forums on Friday April 8th in the Aerospace Educational Building Room 8 at 10:00 am to discuss how to “Keep Pilots in the Cockpit”. Dr. William T. Busch and AVDoc51 have been […]

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