New FliteLevel for G1000 now includes out-of-warranty systems

Posted on September 18th, 2014 by

Garmin has introduced the G1000 FliteLevel Service Contract, which is a new extended warranty program for aircraft that are both in and out of warranty coverage. Continue Reading →

Aviation career fair slated

Posted on September 16th, 2014 by

CLEARWATER, Fla. — National Aviation Academy (NAA) is hosting a fall career fair on Thursday, Sept. 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is open to the public. Companies scheduled to attend include: Aerotek, American Flyers, Boeing South Carolina, Bombardier Learjet, Cape Air,... Continue Reading →

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Garmin autopilot OK’d for Quest KODIAK

Posted on September 11th, 2014 by

Quest Aircraft Co. has received final approval from the FAA for the integration of the Garmin GFC 700 Automatic Fight Control System (AFCS) in the KODIAK. Continue Reading →

Second quarter avionics report released

Posted on September 2nd, 2014 by

The Aircraft Electronics Association’s recently released second-quarter 2014 Avionics Market Report shows that in the three-month period of April, May and June 2014, total worldwide business and general aviation avionics sales amounted to more than $652 million. That represented a... Continue Reading →

Trig Avionics transponder gets FAA nod

Posted on August 29th, 2014 by

Trig Avionics has received FAA STC approval of its TT31 transponder with Garmin’s GNS 400W and 500W series of GPS navigators. Trig’s TT31 transponder is a plug and play retro-fit for the KT76A and KT78A — and it’s also ADS-B Out capable too,... Continue Reading →

Garmin Pilot expands coverage into Canada

Posted on August 23rd, 2014 by

Garmin Pilot has added coverage for Canada. Garmin Pilot Canada Premium is available in the iTunes store and offers a suite of navigation and weather information for both Canada and the United States. North American navigation data provided by Jeppesen ensures pilots have the... Continue Reading →

Advanced Flight Systems enhances EFIS with logbook software

Posted on August 18th, 2014 by

Advanced Flight Systems (AFS) has unveiled a new EFIS logbook feature that will export flight data to Logbook Pro using the internal SD card on the AF-5000 series EFIS screens. Continue Reading →

Genesys Aerosystems surpasses 1,500 autopilot certifications

Posted on August 12th, 2014 by

MINERAL WELLS, Texas  — Genesys Aerosystems reports it has surpassed 1,500 FAA and international Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) for its S-TEC line of autopilot systems, covering nearly every make and model of general aviation airplanes and helicopters and about half of... Continue Reading →

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Dynon Avionics unveils new products at Oshkosh

Posted on July 29th, 2014 by

At AirVenture Oshkosh 2014, Dynon Avionics introduced an 8.33 kHz COM radio, video input, and version 11 software for its SkyView glass panel system. Also, Advanced Flight Systems – part of the Dynon family since July 2013 – introduced its new Quick... Continue Reading →

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Garmin introduces G3X Touch display option

Posted on July 29th, 2014 by

Garmin has introduced a new 7-inch G3X Touch display option for experimental amateur-built and light sport aircraft. Continue Reading →