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TruTrak Autopilot STC Complete for C172 and C177

Springdale, AR July 20, 2017 – TruTrak Flight Systems is pleased to announce that together with EAA, they have completed the STC of the Vizion autopilot system.  The STC was awarded on July 19, 2017.  This is the first autopilot manufactured by TruTrak to be approved for certified aircraft. TruTrak will begin delivering complete autopilot […]

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American Legend Introduces Super Legend XP

  SULPHUR SPRINGS, TEXAS, JULY 19, 2017 – American Legend Aircraft Company announced today the availability of its new Super Legend XP. The enhanced performance version of the company’s Legend Cub incorporates a number of features making the Super Legend XP the most capable newly manufactured Cub available today. The Super Legend XP (eXtra Performance) […]

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Garmin® Unveils Revolutionary, Cost-Effective Retrofit Autopilots for General Aviation Aircraft

  OLATHE, Kan. /July 18, 2017/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GFC 600 and GFC 500, solid state attitude-based (AHRS-derived) autopilots for fixed-wing general aviation aircraft. The unique design of these autopilots deliver superior in-flight characteristics, self-monitoring capabilities and minimal maintenance needs when compared to […]

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Garmin® Introduces Industry-First, All-In-One Portable ADS-B and SiriusXM Aviation Receiver

GDL® 52 gives thousands of Garmin portables and Garmin Pilot™ subscribers access to premium weather and audio entertainment, traffic, attitude information, GPS position and more OLATHE, Kan. /July 18, 2017/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GDL 52/51, a series of portable receivers that are capable […]

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Garmin® Introduces Another Unique, Cost-Effective Solution to ADS-B Out for General Aviation

    GDL® 82 is an economical, easy-to-install, rule-compliant ADS-B Out solution for thousands of aircraft OLATHE, Kan. /July 18, 2017/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GDL 82 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) datalink, the latest addition to the most comprehensive line-up of certified ADS-B solutions […]

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Garmin® Brings Unique Style and Increased Functionality with the Next-Generation D2™ Charlie Aviator Watch

GPS smartwatch adds high-resolution mapping, weather radar overlay and advanced capabilities  OLATHE, Kan. /July 18, 2017/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the D2 Charlie aviator watch, an elegant and functional timepiece that boasts global navigation information, rich and colorful moving maps and a host of connectivity […]

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Celebrating 50 Years of “Making Flying More Affordable”

SUPERIOR AIR PARTS WILL BE CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF “MAKING FLYING MORE AFFORDABLE” DURING OSHKOSH AIRVENTURE 2017 As part of the celebration, Superior will be giving copies of Bill Ross’ new book “Engine Management 101” to everyone who attends one of the company’s 15 educational forums. Coppell, TX, (July 17, 2017) — Keith Chatten, CEO […]

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Hartzell Propeller Appoints CAFUC as Service and Support Center

Piqua, Ohio, July 17, 2017 – Hartzell Propeller appointed the Aircraft Repair and Overhaul Plant of Civil Aviation Flight University of China (CAFUC) as a Service and Support Center in the People’s Republic of China. CAFUC is located in Guanghan City in Sichuan Province, China. It was founded in 1956 and established its Aircraft Repair […]

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Levil Aviation Announces the Beacon

Oviedo, FL. – Levil Aviation is excited to announce The Beacon. A 978MHz Universal Access Transmitter designed for Experimental and Light Sport aircraft to meet the ADS-B out requirements. The Beacon integrates all essential components inside an antenna shaped casing that mounts on the outside of the aircraft. The simpler and smarter design makes for […]

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Aerocet™ Receives DAC-Ecuador Approval on 6650 Composite Aircraft Floats.

June 29, 2017 (PRIEST RIVER, ID) World-leading aerospace design, product development and manufacturing company Aerocet™ announced today that it has received DAC-Ecuador approval on the 6650 amphibious twin aircraft composite floats for the Quest Aircraft model KODIAK 100. The approval will help KODIAK owners already operating in the region by expanding the KODIAK’s capabilities. One […]

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Aspen Avionics Appoints James Buck to Regional Sales Manager

Albuquerque, NM, July 12, 2017:  Today, Aspen Avionics announced that retired Marine Corps aviator and Aspen’s director of flight operations, James Buck is expanding his roles and responsibilities to include the position of regional sales manager for Aspen’s growing sales team. In his sales role, he will be responsible for the states of Arizona, New […]

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Hartzell Propeller Expands Global Footprint

  Piqua, Ohio, July 10, 2017 – In the past year, Hartzell Propeller has expanded its global reach across the spectrum of general aviation’s propeller equipped aircraft. Through a multiyear, multimillion dollar investment in advanced aerodynamics and manufacturing techniques using state-of-the-art composite and aerospace grade materials, the company today reigns as the industry leader as […]

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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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Hartzell Scimitar Prop Approved for Cardinal RGs

  Piqua, Ohio, July 3, 2017 – Hartzell Propeller has received an STC for its two-blade aluminum scimitar propeller to replace the factory standard prop for Cessna 177RG Cardinal and Reims F177RG aircraft powered by IO-360-A1B6(D) 200 HP engines. Offered through Hartzell’s Top Prop performance conversion program, introductory pricing is $10,500 for the new 78-inch […]

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Memorial Phantom F-4 Fighter Jet Moved by Crane

We Rise by Lifting Others: Dawes Crane Moves Memorial Phantom F-4 Jet Fighter June 27, 2017—A crane operator from Dawes Rigging & Crane Rental maneuvered the Link-Belt crane into place. The weight of the plane was transferred from its display pedestal to the crane’s extended boom. The pedestal’s bolts were released one by one. With […]

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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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Southwest Region’s Col. Mark Smith Named CAP’s Next CEO/National Commander

New Top Senior Leader Will Assume Command at 2017 National Conference in San Antonio Col. Mark Smith has been selected as Civil Air Patrol’s next chief executive officer and national commander by the organization’s Board of Governors. A change of command ceremony with Maj. Gen. Joe Vazquez, current CEO/national commander, will be held during CAP’s […]

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Airforms, Inc. Awarded EASA STC Approval For Installation of High Strength Wheel Hardware on C208/208B Main Wheels

  WASILLA, ALASKA, 16-June-17– Airforms, Inc. is pleased to announce it has received EASA Approval for a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) that allows the replacement of the standard AN5 wheel bolts and hardware on Caravan main wheels with high strength Mil-Spec bolts and hardware.  The EASA STC Number is 10062054. “We have received numerous requests […]

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Gill Batteries Earns FAA PMA for New Generation Battery Aboard Airbus EC135/145 Batteries

  Gill’s sealed lead-acid battery is designed to meet the specific needs of helicopter operators with higher starting and residual power along with lower acquisition and maintenance costs. Redlands, CA, (June 14, 2017) — Representatives of Teledyne Battery Products, “Gill Batteries”, a division of Teledyne Technologies, announced today that the company has received FAA Parts […]

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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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