CarbonCub

CubCrafters hits milestone, plans expansion

Posted on March 15th, 2014 by

YAKIMA, Wash. – Aircraft designer and manufacturer CubCrafters achieved a milestone by delivering its 300th CC11 aircraft in January. Continue Reading →

SCOUT Ultralight aircraft now for sale on Amazon.com

Posted on March 14th, 2014 by

REDMOND, Ore. — SCOUT Paramotors, which makes a carbon fiber built backpack aircraft, has teamed up with the largest online retailer to become the first ever powered aircraft to be sold on Amazon.com. Continue Reading →

Hartzell

Hartzell TBM prop earns STC

Posted on February 25th, 2014 by

Hartzell Propeller has received FAA Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) approval for its swept airfoil structural composite five-blade propeller to be installed on TBM 700/850 aircraft. Continue Reading →

Citation_Mustang_press_release

Cessna Citation fleet passes 30 million flight hours

Posted on February 23rd, 2014 by

Cessna reports that the fleet of Citation Jets is passing the 30 million flight hour mark. Continue Reading →

CirrusDesignSR22C

Cirrus 2013 deliveries drive strongest performance in five years

Posted on February 22nd, 2014 by

DULUTH, Minn. — Cirrus Aircraft reports that in 2013 it delivered 276 new aircraft, nearly a 10% increase over 2012, marking its best aircraft shipment performance since 2008. With these results, Cirrus Aircraft’s annual market share has grown to an... Continue Reading →

mallard

New venture to reintroduce Mallard

Posted on February 20th, 2014 by

CLEBURNE, Texas — A new venture, Mallard Aircraft, has been launched to reintroduce the Turbine Mallard amphibious aircraft. Continue Reading →

Double-digit growth for Piper

Posted on February 20th, 2014 by

VERO BEACH, Fla. — Piper Aircraft reports it achieved double-digit growth in new aircraft revenue and new airplane deliveries for 2013. Continue Reading →

GA deliveries up 4.3%, billings jump 24%

Posted on February 19th, 2014 by

WASHINGTON, D.C. — New figures released by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) show that total worldwide general aviation airplane shipments rose 4.3%, from 2,164 in 2012 to 2,256 in 2013. Continue Reading →

PS-28

Second PS-28 Cruiser Cup to be held in UK

Posted on February 18th, 2014 by

The second annual PS-28 Cruiser Cup will be held in the United Kingdom Aug. 29-31, according to officials with Czech Sport Aircraft. Continue Reading →

Kodiak

Quest increases landing weight for the Kodiak

Posted on February 18th, 2014 by

Quest Aircraft Co. has received FAA approval for an increase of 565 pounds to the maximum landing weight of the Kodiak. With the increase, the landing weight is now 7,255 pounds, same as the aircraft’s maximum takeoff weight. Continue Reading →