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Garmin Announces the G1000 NXi Upgrade for the Phenom 100/300 Business Jets

April 6, 2018— Garmin is pleased to announce another addition to its portfolio of G1000 NXi integrated flight deck upgrades to now include the Embraer Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 equipped with the Prodigy Flight Deck. Significant performance enhancements accompany unique features such as SurfaceWatch, visual approaches, geographical map overlay within the HSI and more. […]

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Since the Weitman’s purchased their Oregon hangar home in 2007, it has become a personal art project, both inside and out.  Jim and Star Weitman share the skies in their 1946 Cessna 140 and love their Schweiss bifold door.

Schweiss Doors Completes Hangar Renovation with Polycarbonate Panels

Polycarbonate clad bifold door gives hangar exclusive look Schweiss Doors renovation offers appearance that appeals to homeowners FAIRFAX, Minn., April 2, 2018 – With a decorative star and patriotic blue front, it leads one to believe the home may be owned by Captain America. Jim Weitman of Weitman Excavation in Sherwood, Ore., along with his […]

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Aircraft Accessories Celebrates Golden Birthday

Since 1959, we have “Created goodwill by doing good work” – a saying from our late founder B. H. “Pop” Popplewell. Aircraft Accessories is expanding its operations by 2,800 square feet at its current location complete with a new customer lobby, inventory management system, and two quality control inspection areas. We now have capabilities for […]

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Lycoming

Meet the Lycoming Team at Sun ‘n Fun 2018

Lycoming Announces SUN ‘n FUN Activities Lakeland, FL – 9 April 2018 – Lycoming Engines, an operating division of Avco Corporation, is pleased to announce its 2018 SUN ‘n FUN activities. Visit the Lycoming booth D-041-042 to view our display engine and genuine Lycoming parts, learn the latest Lycoming news, and meet members of the […]

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Hartzell Display New Propeller Technologies at Sun ‘n Fun, AERO

  Piqua, Ohio, April 4, 2018 – Hartzell Propeller will exhibit its next generation prop technologies at the SUN n’ FUN International Fly-in and Expo April 10-15 and at AERO Friedrichshafen, April 18-21. Hartzell’s substantial investment in innovative technologies is being recognized and leveraged by new aircraft manufacturers and by after-market STC (Supplemental Type Certificate) […]

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Airforms

Airforms, Inc. Awarded New FAA STC Approval

  Airforms, Inc. awarded new FAA STC approval Cessna 208/208B Passenger Airstair Step WASILLA, ALASKA, 5-April-2018 – Adding to their growing list of FAA Approved products available in support of the world’s Cessna Caravan fleets, Airforms, Inc. has announced FAA STC approval for part number AF2617076-1.  This component is a step approved to replace any […]

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AvBlend Offers Online Promotion

AvBlend is offering 10% off on online only offerings. Use code AVX442E.   About AvBlend AvBlend is the only product of its kind to be approved by the FAA for use in aircraft piston engines. Its flight-proven performance has given peace-of-mind to pilots and mechanics for decades. Gain preventative maintenance, technical support and peace-of-mind with […]

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Garmin

Garmin receives approval for the GFC 500 autopilot in several aircraft models

March 29, 2018 – Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) approval for the GFC 500 autopilot in several more aircraft models. Intended for qualifying piston single-engine aircraft below 6,000 lbs., the GFC 500 delivers superior in-flight characteristics, self-monitoring capabilities and minimal maintenance needs when compared […]

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Brinkley Propeller Service Appointed by Hartzell as Recommended Service Facility

Piqua, Ohio, March 26, 2018 – Hartzell Propeller Inc. named Brinkley Propeller Services, one of Europe’s leading propeller repair and overhaul operations, as its newest Recommended Service Facility in the United Kingdom. Based 40 miles north of Central London in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, Brinkley’s modern 14,250 sq. foot campus was designed for quality, efficiency and meeting […]

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Shaw Aerox® to Offer 20% Off List Price at Sun ‘n Fun 2018

Shaw Aerox®, LLC is Offering a 20% off Promotion for all Portable Oxygen Systems and Components Purchased during SUN n FUN 2018 Bonita Springs, FL & Lakeland, FL, March 17, 2018 Shaw Aerox® Aviation Oxygen Systems will be offering a promotion of 20% off the list price for portable oxygen systems and components purchased during […]

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Continental Motors

Continental Motors Group Receives 3 New VSTC’s in China for its Jet-A Power Solutions

Mobile, Alabama, March 13, 2018 — Continental Motors Group Ltd. an AVIC International Holding (HK) LTD company (HKEX: 232.HK), announced today that it received three new Type Certificate Validations from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). These type certificates authorize the use of the industry leading compression ignition engines, manufactured by Continental Motors™ at […]

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Vulcanair

Vulcanair Selects Hartzell Prop for V1.0

Piqua, Ohio, March 12, 2018 – Vulcanair Aircraft has selected Hartzell Propeller’s two-blade aluminum constant speed propeller for its new single-engine V1.0 four-seat utility aircraft. The recently certificated V1.0 is powered by a single 180 hp Lycoming IO-360-M1A engine matched with a Hartzell prop that has been specifically designed for Lycoming’s undamped four-cylinder engines. “Vulcanair picked the 74-inch […]

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Garmin

Garmin® Completes First Flight of the Newly Retrofitted Citation XLS Featuring the G5000® Integrated Flight Deck

March 8, 2018 – Garmin today celebrated the maiden flight of the first retrofitted Citation XLS featuring the G5000 integrated flight deck. This marks a significant milestone toward completion of the G5000 upgrade for the Citation Excel and Citation XLS. The G5000 integrated avionics suite brings an entirely new flight deck to the aircraft, addressing […]

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Garmin Announce FAA and EASA Approval and Begins Shipment of the G500TXi and G600TXi

March 7, 2018 – Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval and has begun initial shipments of the G500 TXi and G600 TXi flight displays. Boasting a clean-sheet touchscreen design and vibrant presentation, the TXi family incorporates greater situational awareness tools and an […]

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American Legend Aircraft Company e-newsletter Available

Newsletter of American Legend Aircraft Company LEGEND LIAISON BRIEF ISSUE NO. 41, DATE: 6 MAR 2018 NEWS Super Legend Scores Best Overall STOL Performance Hondo was the location for the 2017 Texas STOL Roundup and among the participants, two Super Legend aircraft outperformed the field. In the obstacle and traditional short-takeoff-and-landing (STOL) contests, the Super […]

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Garmin® Introduces the GDL 50 Portable ADS-B Traffic and Weather Receiver

OLATHE, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GDL 50, a portable device capable of receiving Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) traffic and weather, GPS and aircraft attitude(1) information for display on select portables and mobile devices. A remote-mount version of the GDL 50, the GDL 50R, is also available. […]

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Chris Holder of Concorde Battery Corporation presents a check for the Cumberland County High School aviation program to Orville Hale, aviation instructor, accepting on behalf of the school.

Concorde Battery Corporation Donates to Local High School

Concorde Battery Corporation, one of the world’s leading aviation battery manufacturers, has donated $1,000 to Cumberland County High School’s new Aviation Career Training Education program. “Today’s high school students will be the pilots and technicians that keep the aircraft of tomorrow in the air” stated Chris Holder, Concorde’s Eastern US Sales Manager. “As a company […]

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Meet the People of Trade-A-Plane

Now much more than a publisher, TAP Publishing has changed its name to The Cosby Harrison Company in honor of our founder. Though we have a new name, we are still the same family-owned business that holds to the core values and principles that started with the creation of Trade-A-Plane in 1937. Our founder, Cosby […]

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Mark Your Calendars for Fresh South Carolina Oysters

Celebrate spring with an Oyster Roast Fly-in at Big South Fork Airpark! We are ready to relax, have fun and toast the beginning of warmer weather! Join us for fresh oysters, grill items, cool drinks and live music. We are excited to welcome the musical talent of Clint Keeton, listen below to get a sneak […]

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United States Air Force Selects Garmin® D2 Charlie Aviator Watch

OLATHE, Kan. /Feb. 14, 2018/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced that the D2™ Charlie aviator watch has been selected by the United States Air Force (USAF) for use by the pilots of the Lockheed U-2 aircraft. The high-sensitivity WAAS GPS-enabled D2 Charlie aviator watch incorporates global […]

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