Continental sells 16 diesel engines to Spanish flight school

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Continental Motors Group reports that Aerodynamics Malaga S.L. (Aerodynamics), a Spanish flight training school, will retrofit 16 aircraft with the Continental Diesel jet fuel piston engine. Continue Reading →


Belite inks Canadian distribution agreeement

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Belite Aircraft reports that Melody Aircraft, of Alberta, Canada, will exclusively distribute Belite’s aircraft and kits throughout Canada. Continue Reading →

Dallas Airmotive donates $10,000 to Texas Scottish Rite Hospital

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Dallas Airmotive recently donated $10,000 to the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (TSRHC), located in downtown Dallas, to support children with orthopedic, neurological and learning disorders. Continue Reading →


IMC Club chapter to open in Stevens Point, Wis.

Posted on September 4th, 2014 by

Pilots will meet Sept. 18 at 6:30 pm in the conference room at the Stevens Point Municipal Airport/Mattson Field to establish the Stevens Point Wisconsin Chapter of the IMC Club International. Continue Reading →

FAA grants more time to comment on hangar-use policy

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

The FAA will allow an additional 30 days to comment on its proposed hangar-use policy under an extension granted Tuesday following multiple requests from the GA community. Continue Reading →


SocialFlight expands worldwide

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

SocialFlight, a web and mobile app for finding events and interesting places to fly, is expanding worldwide. This includes international aviation events, airports and Points-of-Interest (POIs) within walking distance of airports and aviation events. Local aviation METAR weather is also provided... Continue Reading →


Winner of the Lightspeed Aviation OSH Treasure Hunt named

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

Christopher Burgermeister of Yorkville, Illinois, has been named the winner of the Lightspeed Aviation Treasure Hunt at AirVenture 2014 in Oshkosh. Chris was randomly drawn from a field of 50 treasure hunters who found hidden treasure chests spread across the... Continue Reading →

723 Whiskey Bravo celebrates Be an Angel day

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

ATLANTA — 723 Whiskey Bravo Bistro & Bar celebrated national “Be an Angel” Day Aug. 22 by presenting Angel Flight Soars with a check for $100,000. Continue Reading →


IRK joins Avfuel network

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — Kirksville Regional Airport (IRK) has joined the Avfuel network of FBOs, offering Avfuel Contract Fuel, AVTRIP points and more. Under the agreement Avfuel will supply its marketing programs and support, fuel and related aviation services. Continue Reading →

Steak House

New Chicago area steak house celebrates great moments in aviation

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

CHICAGO — A new restaurant, PM Prime, is now open for business and the décor celebrates pioneers in the history of aviation. Continue Reading →