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Pilots cleared to start process to fly under BasicMed as of May 1

AOPA BasicMed Course & FAA Medical Exam Checklist Now Available

  FREDERICK, MD – The wait to get ready for BasicMed is over – the FAA has released the official BasicMed Comprehensive Medical Examination Checklist that pilots must fill out and have completed by a state-licensed physician. It has also published a link to the free online AOPA Self-Assesment Course that satisfies the requirement for pilots to […]

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Aspen Avionics to Provide Display for the Last Airworthy F-4 Phantom in the United States

Albuquerque, NM, April 17, 2017: Aspen Avionics announced today that it is donating an Evolution Pro 1000 Primary Flight Display to the Collings Foundation for installation in the last airworthy F-4 Phantom in the United States. Since 1999, the Phantom has been operated, along with other Viet Nam-era aircraft by the Collings Foundation. It is […]

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Garmin Pilot™ Application Expands Features, Capabilities and Global Reach

  OLATHE, Kan. /April 4, 2017/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced several global enhancements and an expanded feature set for the Garmin Pilot application on Apple and Android mobile devices. European IFR auto-routing and flight plan filing, improved airspace classifications, the wireless transfer of Jeppesen charts […]

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Garmin® announces EASA approval of the G5 electronic flight instrument for certificated aircraft in Europe

  EASA approval of the G5 electronic flight instrument for certificated aircraft in Europe STC demonstrates EASA’s initiative to economically improve aircraft safety and is available immediately OLATHE, Kan. /February 7, 2017/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval of the G5 […]

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Red Bull Air Race Championship Picks  Hartzell Propeller for Another Year

Red Bull Air Race Championship Picks Hartzell Propeller for Another Year

  Piqua, Ohio, Feb. 6, 2017 — For the fourth consecutive year, Hartzell Propeller will be the 2017 propeller technical partner of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship, known as the new dimension of motorsports. The first race of the 2017 series is scheduled Feb. 10-11 in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Hartzell will provide its […]

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BELITE’S “RADIANT” PRODUCT LINE IS AVAILABLE AT AIRCRAFT SPRUCE

Come to Aircraft Spruce for you favorite Belite products. Belite’s Radiant instruments combine many functions into simple and small, lightweight units. Belite has created these new units with one specific feature in mind: persistence. The Radiant Instrument will display the last 30 minutes of fuel level information graphically along the current fuel level, providing pilots […]

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Continental Motors Group to build a new factory and corporate office in Mobile, AL, and invest globally in the future of General Aviation

Continental Motors Group to Consolidate Manufacturing Operations

Continental Motors Group to Consolidate Manufacturing Operations to Its Facilities in Alabama, USA and Germany Mobile, AL, USA, August 17, 2016 – Continental Motors Group, Ltd. (CMG), an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, announced today that it will consolidate all manufacturing operations into its advanced manufacturing centers located Alabama and Germany. The manufacture of CMG’s […]

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Commuter Craft Innovator Aircraft Goes Alpha in 2016

Atlanta, Georgia: Commuter Craft has successfully completed pre-production flight tests of Innovator ShipOne and is starting production with six “AlphaShips” this fall. These first production aircraft will be customer built in the Commuter Craft Facility under the Experimental aircraft category. This will be followed by construction of eight “BetaShip” aircraft, leading to full general production […]

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Continental Motors Group to build a new factory and corporate office in Mobile, AL, and invest globally in the future of General Aviation

Clarification Regarding FAA Airworthiness Directive 2016-16-12

Continental Motors Group Clarification Regarding FAA Airworthiness Directive 2016-16-12 Covering Danbury Aerospace Company Produced ECi (Engine Components International) Cylinders San Antonio, Texas, August 11, 2016 – Continental Motors Group (CMG) an AVIC International Holding Corporation company, was INCORRECTLY named today as the manufacturer of the cylinders referenced in the Federal Aviation Administration Airworthiness Directive, AD […]

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American Legend Aircraft Company e-newsletter Available

LEGEND LIAISON BRIEF ISSUE        NO. 34, DATE: 20 JULY 2016 NEWS Super Legend Reality Check So many aircraft are available to choose from when looking for that next perfect flyer. However, in truth, the field narrows quickly when what you seek is simple flying coupled with the ability to go anywhere. That’s […]

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ATP Flight School Orders 12 Additional Archers

OSHKOSH, Wisc., July 25, 2016 – Piper Aircraft has announced an order for 12 additional Archer TXs to ATP Flight School. The delivery comes as part of an original agreement made in April of 2013 for up to 100 aircraft to the flight school. ATP, America’s largest flight school, specializes in airline pilot training and […]

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The New Generation of ADS-B Receiver is Here

Wireless AHRS, GPS, ADS-B receiver and now, Data Recorder! Oviedo, FL: Levil Aviation is once again bringing innovation to flight! With the release of the new iLevil 3 series, you will now have Data Recording capabilities. Over the last 3 years the iLevil has cemented itself as one of the best AHRS, GPS, and ADS-B […]

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Hartzell

CubCrafters Picks Hartzell Trailblazer Prop for Flagship XCub

Oshkosh, Wisc., July 25, 2016 – Hartzell Propeller’s composite swept tip Trailblazer prop and CubCrafters XCub were made for each other. Hartzell announced today at EAA AirVenture that CubCrafters had picked the Trailblazer as standard equipment on its newest Flagship the XCub. “Like the XCub itself, Hartzell’s Trailblazer props are lighter, faster and stronger than […]

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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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Garmin

Garmin® Introduces G5 Electronic Flight Instrument for Certificated Aircraft

STC available immediately for installation in thousands of general aviation aircraft OLATHE, Kan. /July 24, 2016/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced FAA approval of the G5 electronic flight instrument in type-certificated fixed-wing general aviation aircraft. Installation approval is accomplished via supplemental type certificate (STC) with a […]

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Hartzell Propeller Extends Top Prop Warranty Through First Overhaul

Oshkosh, Wisc., July 24, 2016 – In an aviation industry first, Hartzell Propeller has extended the warranty on its Top Prop conversion propellers all the way through first overhaul. This is the longest warranty for propellers offered anywhere in the general aviation industry. “As a pilot and aircraft owner myself, I know that cost is […]

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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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One Aviation

ONE Aviation Announces New Evolutionary Eclipse Model…Code Name “Canada”

Oshkosh, WI July 21, 2016 – When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for some aircraft to evolve from the design and certifications which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and superior performance to which the laws of nature and of Nature’s […]

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Garmin® Introduces New Subscriptions for Cost-effective Datalink Weather, Text and Voice

New feature-rich Connext® services offer global aircraft connectivity solutions OLATHE, Kan. /July 21, 2016/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced expanded Connext weather and data service packages that provide new, cost-effective pricing tiers that offer all-inclusive rate plans designed to suit pilots’ flying needs for global weather […]

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Trutrak offering PMA'd install kits for C172 and C177

TruTrak Working on Multiple STCs for Cessna 172

Springdale, AR July 16, 2015 – TruTrak Flight Systems is pleased to announce that they are working on STCs for the Eco and Vizion Autopilots. TruTrak has acquired a Cessna 172, completed the initial installation of a full Vizion system, and the roll axis installation for the Eco. The Eco pitch axis installation will be […]

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