Stewart Systems finishes Copperstate Grand Champion

Posted on December 17th, 2013 by

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. – Dennis and Barb Crowley’s Just Aircraft Escapade won “Grand Champion” and “Custom Built Best Tube and Fabric” at this year’s Copperstate Fly-In at Casa Grande Airport. Continue Reading →

Air Tractor unveils new airframe and engine warranty

Posted on December 13th, 2013 by

At the National Agricultural Aviation Association (NAAA) Convention this week in Reno, Nevada, Air Tractor President Jim Hirsch announced a new airframe and engine warranty policy to celebrate the company’s 40th anniversary and to mark 50 years of Pratt &... Continue Reading →

Piper delivers new Arrow to Liberty University

Posted on December 11th, 2013 by

VERO BEACH, Fla. — Piper Aircraft has delivered a new Piper Arrow pilot training aircraft to Liberty University School of Aeronautics. Continue Reading →


First flights for Bearhawks in New Zealand, Australia

Posted on December 10th, 2013 by

Bearhawk Aircraft reports the first flights of its aircraft in New Zealand and Australia. Continue Reading →

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Zenith CH750 flies with Rotax 912iS

Posted on December 9th, 2013 by

A STOL CH750 has become the first Zenith kit aircraft in North America to fly with the new Rotax 912iS engine. Continue Reading →


Carter Aviation holds first public flight demonstration

Posted on December 5th, 2013 by

WICHITA FALLS, Texas — For the first time, officials with Carter Aviation Technologies recently left their flight test center at Olney Airport and flew cross country to a welcoming crowd of hundreds at Kickapoo Airport in Wichita Falls, Texas. “This... Continue Reading →


DiamondShare program expands

Posted on November 28th, 2013 by

DiamondShare has expanded to three new locations, Republic Field (KFGR), Farmingdale N.Y.; Essex County Airport (KCDW), Caldwell N.J.; and at the Raleigh-Durham International Airport (KRDU), Raleigh N.C. Continue Reading →

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Flight Design airframe donated to college

Posted on November 25th, 2013 by

Stanton Sport Aviation, a regional distributor for Flight Design in Minneapolis/St. Paul, recently donated a light-sport airframe to Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (WITC). Continue Reading →

Video chronicles Build A Plane contest

Posted on November 20th, 2013 by

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association just released a 5-minute video on its Build A Plane STEM competition this summer — eight high school students building two airplanes in two weeks. It follows the competition from the announcement of the winners... Continue Reading →


CubCrafters updates Carbon Cub SS and Sport Cub

Posted on November 20th, 2013 by

YAKIMA, Wash. — CubCrafters has unveiled a range of updates for the Carbon Cub SS (pictured) and Sport Cub S2 LSA aircraft for the 2014 model year. Continue Reading →