First field approval for FreeFlight Systems RANGR ADS-B Out on Comanche

Posted on December 26th, 2013 by

WACO, Texas — FreeFlight Systems reports that Ezell Avionics of Breckenridge, Texas, has completed installation and gained the first FAA field approval certification for the RANGR FDL-978-TX and 1201 WAAS/GPS ADS-B Out system in a PA-24-260 Piper Comanche. Continue Reading →

Sandel Avionics receives 2013 California Excellence Award

Posted on December 26th, 2013 by

VISTA, Calif. – Sandel Avionics has been selected for the 2013 California Excellence Award by the Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce (SBIEC). Continue Reading →

Campbell joins FreeFlight Systems

Posted on December 18th, 2013 by

WACO, Texas — FreeFlight Systems, a developer of avionics for NextGen, has named Doug Campbell West Coast Regional Sales Manager. Continue Reading →


FreeFlight Systems launches ADS-B University

Posted on November 25th, 2013 by

WACO, Texas — FreeFlight Systems has launched its online ADS-B University, a series of seven video briefings that give pilots, aircraft owners, fleet operators, aviation professionals and others interested in the future of air travel a practical understanding of how... Continue Reading →


Avionics sales in third quarter tops $1.72 billion

Posted on November 24th, 2013 by

The Aircraft Electronics Association has released its third quarter Avionics Market Report for this year. In the months of July, August and September, total worldwide avionics sales amounted to $1,721,888,397.14, or more than $1.72 billion, as reported by the 20... Continue Reading →

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Garmin offers G5000 eLearning course

Posted on November 22nd, 2013 by

Garmin has launched interactive, web-based pilot training for the G5000 integrated flight deck. Continue Reading →


PilotWorkshops releases Garmin GTN manuals

Posted on November 18th, 2013 by

PilotWorkshops has released its “Pilot-Friendly” GPS Manuals for the Garmin GTN 650 and GTN 750 units. Continue Reading →

New chairman for Aspen Avionics

Posted on November 15th, 2013 by

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Aspen Avionics reports that Dr. John B. “Jack” Mowell has been elected as chairman of the board. Continue Reading →


SP-400 handheld upgraded

Posted on November 14th, 2013 by

Sporty’s SP-400 Hand-held NAV/COM has been upgraded with a new screen that features a brighter display and a glare-reducing face, Continue Reading →


CarpenterDev debuts Wireless AirData System

Posted on November 13th, 2013 by

SEATTLE — CarpenterDev has introduced its Wireless AirData System for the general aviation market, as well as FAA certification of its Aircraft Device Cradle.The Aircraft Device Cradle (pictured above) is approved for all models of Cessna 172, Cessna 182, Piper... Continue Reading →