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Twin Commander updates fuel tank liner install kit

Posted on August 15th, 2013 by

Twin Commander Aircraft has developed a new Custom Kit (CK) that improves the removal and reinstallation of the center fuel cell liner. Continue Reading →


Glass cockpit retrofit upgrade debuts for TBM 700/850

Posted on August 13th, 2013 by

A “glass cockpit” retrofit kit for Daher-Socata’s TBM 700 and TBM 850 aircraft was unveiled at the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh. Continue Reading →

Summit Aviation unveils new platform for law enforcement

Posted on August 13th, 2013 by

Summit Aviation has developed an Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) platform to aid law enforcement officials. Starting with a modified Mahindra Aerospace GippsAero GA8 Airvan Astra, Summit modifies the GA8 with off-the-shelf commercial packages, such as a full work station... Continue Reading →


3,000th Air Tractor delivered

Posted on August 8th, 2013 by

OLNEY, Texas — An international gathering of dignitaries was on hand as Air Tractor President Jim Hirsch presented the company’s 3,000th Air Tractor airplane to its new owners from Brazil. Continue Reading →

Jeppesen teams with Piper

Posted on August 7th, 2013 by

OSHKOSH — Jeppesen will now provide flight data to owners of new Piper aircraft as part of the aircraft purchase process. Continue Reading →

Concorde now original equipment on all new Pipers

Posted on August 6th, 2013 by

In 2012 the evolution began by Piper Aircraft, upgrading its Mirage, Matrix and Seneca models to Concorde batteries. The transition is now complete and Concorde batteries are now the Original Equipment battery on all new production aircraft. Continue Reading →


Cessna offers heat-reflecting paint for Turbo Stationair

Posted on August 2nd, 2013 by

OSHKOSH — Cessna debuted its new Night Sky edition of the Turbo Stationair at this week’s AirVenture. Continue Reading →


Kestrel to fly with Garmin

Posted on August 1st, 2013 by

OSHKOSH — The Garmin G3000 avionics suite has been chosen as the launch avionics platform for the Kestrel Aircraft, currently in development, company officials announced at this week’s AirVenture. Continue Reading →

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Cirrus jet moves towards certification

Posted on July 31st, 2013 by

OSHKOSH — During an opening day news conference at AirVenture, officials from Cirrus Aircraft reported that the Vision SF50 personal jet program has made significant progress toward certification, including acquisition of manufacturing equipment to build the new airplane. The company... Continue Reading →


Wipaire receives approval for Cessna 208B on Wipline 8750 floats

Posted on July 31st, 2013 by

OSHKOSH — Wipaire, Inc. announced on opening day of AirVenture that it has received certification of Wipline 8750 on the new Cessna 208B Grand Caravan EX and Grand Caravan. Continue Reading →