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Quicksilver earns FAA acceptance for SLSA

Posted on May 5th, 2014 by

Quicksilver Aeronautics has been informed by FAA that its audit to produce the Sport 2S model as a Special Light-Sport Aircraft has been satisfactorily concluded. The model will officially be known as the Sport L-S2S and marketed as the Sport... Continue Reading →

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EASA approves G1000 for Piper Seminoles

Posted on May 2nd, 2014 by

VERO BEACH, Fla. — Piper Aircraft has received Type Certificate validation from the European Aviation Safety Agency to incorporate the Garmin G1000 avionics suite into new twin-engine Piper Seminole aircraft models. Continue Reading →

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PS-28 Cruiser Wins Aerokurier Innovation Award

Posted on May 1st, 2014 by

Czech Sport Aircraft’s PS-28 Cruiser has won the Aerokurier Innovation Award 2014 in the category of Aircraft Of The Future. Continue Reading →

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Seeker America acquires Seabird Aviation

Posted on April 30th, 2014 by

ALBUQUERQUE — Seeker America, a subsidiary of the global aviation company CSI Aviation, has acquired the Australian airplane manufacturer, Seabird Aviation. Continue Reading →

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Mooney kicks off online auction for new airplane

Posted on April 29th, 2014 by

SUN ‘n FUN marked the first public event for Mooney International to officially kickoff its comeback tour to the aviation industry. To celebrate the occasion, CEO Jerry Chen launched an online charity auction to purchase the first new production Mooney... Continue Reading →

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Quest unveils executive interior for Kodiak

Posted on April 29th, 2014 by

Quest Aircraft Co. unveiled its new Summit Executive interior at SUN ‘n FUN last month. Continue Reading →

OpenAirplane expands to Hawaii

Posted on April 27th, 2014 by

KAPOLEI, Hawaii – OpenAirplane has inked a new partnership with Barber’s Point Aviation Services to provide Hawaii-based and visiting pilots easier access to aircraft for rental and use on the island of Oahu, through its Universal Pilot Checkout (UPC) system. Continue Reading →

Prince William visits Pacific Aerospace

Posted on April 26th, 2014 by

HAMILTON, New Zealand — Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, recently visited Pacific Aerospace, which has been developing the latest model of its P-750 XSTOL aircraft over the last 18 months. Continue Reading →

Hartzell back in business with Mooney

Posted on April 25th, 2014 by

Hartzell Propeller and Mooney International Corp. are again in business together as the aircraft manufacturer has begun production on the first new Mooney airplane in five years. Hartzell Propeller has initiated deliveries of the company’s three-blade, blended airfoil, scimitar props... Continue Reading →

Powering Imagination teams with Embry-Riddle to create electric flight program

Posted on April 24th, 2014 by

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Powering Imagination have entered into an agreement to create an electric flight program focused on reducing aircraft emissions and noise through development of electric propulsion systems. Continue Reading →