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Garmin® Team X Introduces New G3X™ Touch 7-Inch Touchscreen Display Option And Connext™ Cockpit Connectivity for Experimental Aircraft

OLATHE, Kan. /July 23, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today a new 7-inch G3X Touch display option for experimental amateur-built and light sport aircraft. The new high-resolution infrared touchscreen display compliments the existing 10.6-inch G3X Touch system, offering new panel […]

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Garmin® GTN™ Adds Capability with Connext™ Cockpit Connectivity, WireAware™ and More GTN’s Fifth Major Update

OLATHE, Kan. /July 22, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today additional enhancements and new features for the GTN touchscreen avionics. New capabilities include Connext cockpit connectivity, which supports wireless flight plan transfer between the GTN 750/650 series navigators and Garmin […]

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Garmin® Pilot™ Goes Global Introducing Premium Worldwide Navigation Data Plus European and Canadian Charts

OLATHE, Kan. /July 17, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced worldwide coverage of the Garmin Pilot application for iPad and iPhone, which provides flight planning capabilities, comprehensive weather information and full-featured navigation. Pilots also have access to expanded coverage of […]

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Garmin celebrates 10th Anniversary of the G1000

Garmin is proud to celebrate today, the tenth anniversary of delivering the G1000 Integrated Flight Deck (IFD) to customers. The first announcement of the revolutionary G1000 IFD was in March 2003, when Cessna announced the selection of G1000 for the Citation Mustang, which was in development at the time. Additional announcements by a variety of […]

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Continental Motors Career Fair

Mobile, AL June 16, 2014 – Continental Motors, Inc. (CMI) is holding a Career Fair June 21, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at their facility in the Brookley Complex, 2039 South Broad St. Mobile, AL 36615. HR Representatives and Hiring managers will be on site accepting resumes and conducting on-site screening. Continental Motors, formerly known as […]

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Whelen’s Parmetheus Plus™ — The World’s Best Selling LED Landing Light Is Now 40% Brighter

CHESTER, CONNECTICUT, June 5, 2014 — Whelen Engineering Co. is pleased to announce the Parmetheus Plus™, an LED landing and taxi light 40% brighter than the Parmetheus™. New and improved optic technology now rivals the light output of HID (High Intensity Discharge) and surpasses all LED offerings on the market. The Parmetheus Plus is external […]

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Hartzell Props Certified For Hovercraft Operations

Piqua, Ohio, June 12, 2014 – Hartzell Propeller’s six-bladed structural composite propellers have been certified by the U.K.’s Maritime and Coast Guard Agency for Griffon Hoverworks BHT 130 passenger watercraft. Hartzell's props are the first certified structural composite hovercraft propellers. “A hovercraft air cushion vehicle is flown by a pilot instead of a sea captain […]

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26th Annual Greater Washington Aviation Open Generates $90,000 For Two Deserving Charities—Corporate Angel Network & Veterans Airlift Command.

White Plains, NY — Thanks to the generosity of 165 golfers, their organizations and the many sponsors who donated auction items, the 26th Annual GWAO Tournament raised $90,000 which was shared between two charities — Corporate Angel Network (CAN) & Veterans Airlift Command (VAC). CAN arranges free air travel using the empty seats on corporate […]

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Port-A-Cool® Vertical Tank Evaporative Cooler

The Port-A-Cool® 16” Vertical Tank evaporative cooler is a mobile, all-natural option for lowering temperatures by as much as 30° F in spaces where air conditioning is impractical. The Vertical Tank effectively cools worksites and outdoor spaces up to 900 square feet by using the natural process of evaporation. This unit is an improvement over […]

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Hartzell Provides Propeller and Support For Jack Link’s Screamin’ Sasquatch

Piqua, Ohio, May 27, 2014 – Hartzell Propeller Inc. has been selected by John Klatt Airshows as the propeller technical partner for upcoming precision power aerobatics air show demonstrations featuring the Jack Link's® Screamin' Sasquatch ™ Jet Waco. Screamin’ Sasquatch is a 1929 barnstormer’s era Taperwing Waco powered by a huge Pratt & Whitney 985 […]

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Garmin® GTN™ 725 Increases Operational Capability of the ATR 42 and ATR 72 in Europe

OLATHE, Kan. /May 13, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that it has received certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for the installation of dual touchscreen-controlled GTN 725’s in the ATR 42 and ATR 72 aircraft. The GTN […]

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iFlightPlanner for iPad v2.1 is “Cleared as filed!”

May 5, 2014, Ann Arbor, MI – iFlightPlanner announced that iFlightPlanner for iPad v2.1, the second major update toiFlightPlanner for iPad presented by Sennheiser, is now available for download on the App Store. Featured in this release are several features that were the direct result of pilot feedback the iFlightPlanner Crew received at SUN 'n FUN last […]

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45,000 Cancer Patients Have Been Flown To Their Life Saving Treatment Centers

White Plains, NY—Westchester County Airport (HPN) was the departure point at 8AM on the 24th of April 2014, for the 45,000th cancer patient flight arranged by the staff and volunteers of the Corporate Angel Network, (CAN). Todd Blake, a 22 year old Hodgkin’s Lymphoma patient for the past five years, and his mother Nancy, were […]

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Sennheiser continues its support of increased female participation in aviation as a premier sponsor of Fourth Annual Women Of Aviation Worldwide Week

Old Lyme, Connecticut, April 28, 2014 — In March, the fourth annual Women Of Aviation Worldwide Week (WOAW) took place, with the theme ‘Pushing the limits: 100 years of female aerobatic pilots and 50 years of women flying solo around the world’. Aviation headset manufacturer Sennheiser participated as a key partner of the event through […]

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Garmin Pilot for Android Adds Interactive Map Features, Including Track-Up

The latest update to the Garmin Pilot app for Android adds new interactive features that make it easier for pilots to navigate and read charts throughout their flight. New features include track-up orientation, faster map rendering, higher resolution at tighter zoom levels and SafeTaxi integration on the moving map display. Track-Up Version 3.0 of Garmin […]

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Landmark Aviation Names Chief Operating Officer

(Houston, TX – April 15, 2014) Landmark Aviation has named Ted Hamilton as its Chief Operating Officer (COO). “As we grow our business there is a need for a more strategic outlook on how we integrate our business segments,” Ted explained. “In my role as COO, I will help integrate new locations as we make […]

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Mercy Flight Southeast and Stallion 51 Picks Raffle Winner Volunteer Pilot Jim Penn wins the flight-of-a-lifetime in a P-51 Mustang

  Stallion 51 Corporation teamed up with Mercy Flight Southeast to raise funds for their volunteer pilot organization by raffling a flight in Stallion 51’s Mustang. Hundreds of people from all over the country bought tickets hoping to win a hands-on orientation flight. The winner was announced at the Sun ‘N’ Fun Fly-in April 5th. […]

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Shell Aviation/Able Flight Scholarship Will Be Awarded in Honor of Alan Henley

April 1, 2014- Able Flight, a non-profit organization that provides flight and aviation career training scholarships to people with physical disabilities, announced today that Shell Aviation has signed on as a major sponsor of its national scholarship and mentoring program. Each year the Shell Aviation/Able Flight scholarship will be awarded to honor air show pilot […]

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iFlightPlanner Releases iFlightPlanner for iPad v2.0

April 1, 2014, Ann Arbor, MI – iFlightPlanner officially announced today the release of iFlightPlanner for iPad v2.0, the highly-anticipated upgrade to its iPad-based flight planning solution presented by Sennheiser. In addition to countless enhancements to the pilot experience throughout the app, iFlightPlanner for iPad now parallels the intuitive flight planning functionality found on iFlightPlanner.com with enhanced location-based […]

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New Products Catalog Announcement for Wag-Aero

Wag-Aero is proud to announce the launch of our new Product Catalog! Existing customers will receive a printed copy in the next few weeks. But in the meantime you can view our electronic copy. Follow this link to see 120 pages of: - The highest quality products on the market - New, maintenance section - […]

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