SOUTH SAINT PAUL, Minnesota — Wipaire reports that its factory-new engine conversion for the Cessna 182 is now available for landplanes.
The Boss 182 Lycoming IO-580 engine conversion boasts a 58 pound gross weight increase on wheels. [Read more…]
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. — With Phase One flight testing completed on its new engine, the folks at Engineered Propulsion Systems (EPS) continue analyzing the data collected from the two concept engines.
Company officials note that a number of refinements have already been incorporated in the group of pre-production engines currently in assembly. At the same time, the company has applied for a number of patents. [Read more…]
Lycoming’s Michael Kraft recently gave AVweb a briefing on the company’s diesel engine, the DEL120.
Overhaul Bids is similar in style to Angie’s List, but with pricing on engine repairs, overhauls and inspections.
He attributes this early success “to a long unsatisfied need for information about engine overhauls.” [Read more…]
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. — Since introducing its diesel engine developed from a “clean sheet” design at AirVenture last summer, Engineered Propulsion Systems (EPS) has been busy. It recently completed Phase One of its flight testing program, added staff and production facilities, and will soon be launching advanced tests with pre-production engines. [Read more…]
Using technology acquired from Power Plant Developments late last year, the 100-horsepower engine already has 10 years and 10,000 flight hours of development, according to Tim Archer, Superior Aviation Group CEO. [Read more…]
A new website, OverhaulBids.com, has launched to help aircraft owners save time — and money — when it’s time for an overhaul.
Likened to an Angie’s List of engine shops — but with prices included — owners can search the site for information on engine shops, pricing and reviews for engine overhauls and inspections. And it’s free to use. [Read more…]