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Latest edition of Pilot’s Guide to Avionics to be released at AirVenture

Posted on July 7th, 2014 by

The Aircraft Electronics Association’s 2014-15 edition of thePilot’s Guide to Avionics will be available to all pilots and aircraft owners at this year’s AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Free copies will be available to all AirVenture attendees at the AEA booth located... Continue Reading →

Trig Avionics partners with the NextGen Fund

Posted on July 3rd, 2014 by

Trig Avionics  has become a NextGen GA Fund Partner. This fund provides customers with access to loans to help GA aircraft owners pay for their ADS-B equipment and related installation costs. Continue Reading →

Mattituck Services to purchase Southern Avionics and Communications

Posted on June 29th, 2014 by

Continental Motors Group’s MRO subsidiary, Mattituck Services, Inc. (MSI) will add avionics and aircraft interior maintenance, repair and overhaul capabilities through an agreement to purchase Southern Avionics and Communications, which is located in Mobile, Alabama. Continue Reading →

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Garmin celebrates 10th anniversary of G1000

Posted on June 25th, 2014 by

Garmin is celebrating  the 10th anniversary of delivering the G1000 Integrated Flight Deck (IFD) to customers. The first announcement of the G1000 IFD was in March 2003, when Cessna announced the selection of G1000 for the Citation Mustang, which was in development... Continue Reading →

FreeFlight Oshkosh drawing includes ADS-B transceiver

Posted on June 17th, 2014 by

FreeFlight Systems has launched the “Wrangle A RANGR” promotion for U.S.-registered aircraft owners, offering a grand prize of RANGR FDL-978-XVR ADS-B Universal Access Transceiver (UAT) at no charge, a $3,000 installation credit, and an iPad Mini. The drawing also includes a... Continue Reading →

House committee to hold hearing on NextGen’s effect on GA pilots

Posted on June 10th, 2014 by

WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, June 11, the Small Business Committee, under the chairmanship of Rep. Sam Graves (R-MO), a pilot who also co-chairs the House General Aviation Caucus, will conduct a hearing titled FAA’s 2020 NextGen Mandate: Benefits and Challenges for... Continue Reading →

Cincinnati Avionics simplifies ADS-B

Posted on June 7th, 2014 by

Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast doesn’t roll off the tongue, and neither does ADS-B. But when it comes to what this system means for you and your aircraft, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. Cincinnati Avionics wants to make the decision easier, so... Continue Reading →

Eagle Creek Aviation receives STC for Garmin G950 in Twin Commanders

Posted on May 29th, 2014 by

INDIANAPOLIS — Eagle Creek Aviation Services has received Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for Garmin G950 glass flight deck installations in Twin Commander aircraft. Continue Reading →

Max-Viz 1500 Enhanced Vision approved for Pilatus PC-12s

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 by

The FAA recently issued a Supplemental Type Certificate to allow installation of Astronics Corporation’s Max-Viz 1500 Enhanced Vision System (EVS) on single-engine Pilatus PC-12 aircraft equipped with video-capable Multi Function Displays. Astronics Corp. manufactures the Astronics Max-Viz 1500 Enhanced Vision System,... Continue Reading →

Universal Avionics named Outstanding Manufacturer by Manufacturers Council

Posted on May 20th, 2014 by

TUCSON, Ariz. – During the 2014 Manufacturer of the Year Summit and Awards Luncheon, Universal Avionics accepted the prestigious award for 2014 Outstanding Small/Medium Manufacturer of the Year by the Arizona Manufacturers Council. Continue Reading →