New Jersey Aviation Conference set

Posted on April 4th, 2014 by

SOMERSET, N.J. — The Mid-Atlantic Aviation Coalition (MAAC) will hold the 19th Annual New Jersey Aviation Conference May 2-3. Featuring a new and expanded format, the conference combines a traditional symposium with a unique ground school session. Continue Reading →

OpenAirplane expands to private aircraft

Posted on April 3rd, 2014 by

Thursday at SUN ’n FUN, OpenAirplane unveiled a new service that helps aircraft owners join the “sharing economy.” With “Collaborative Aircraft Rental” owners can rent their airplanes to pilots who have passed the OpenAirplane universal checkout. Continue Reading →

MAF to dedicate newest plane

Posted on April 3rd, 2014 by

Mission Aviation Fellowship’s newest aircraft, a Quest KODIAK, will soon be on its way to Papua, Indonesia, where it will make life better for people living in remote corners of the jungle. Continue Reading →

Lightspeed reveals finalists for Pilot’s Choice Awards

Posted on April 3rd, 2014 by

From the grandstands at SUN ‘n FUN, the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation announced the names of 15 charities, selected from hundreds of nominees, that will benefit from grants to be awarded through the Pilot’s Choice Awards Program. Continue Reading →

Zenith introduces CH-750 with Rotax 912iS at SUN ’n FUN

Posted on April 3rd, 2014 by

Zenith Aircraft introduced a CH 750 powered by a new Rotax 912iS engine at this week’s SUN ’n FUN. Continue Reading →

iFlightPlanner for iPad v2.0 released

Posted on April 3rd, 2014 by

iFlightPlanner has released iFlightPlanner for iPad v2.0, an upgrade to its iPad-based flight planning solution presented by Sennheiser. Continue Reading →

FAA pursues rulemaking on third class medical

Posted on April 2nd, 2014 by

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The FAA is moving ahead with the rulemaking process to possibly expand the number of pilots eligible to fly without the need for a third-class medical certificate. Continue Reading →

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Hydrodynamics introduces Method Seven Glasses

Posted on April 2nd, 2014 by

Hydrodynamics introduced the Method Seven Glasses at this week’s SUN ’n FUN. Continue Reading →

Paddle lamps make their debut

Posted on April 2nd, 2014 by

New from PSA Enterprises are paddle lamps, LED Replacement Navigational/Position Lamps that are available in red or green, 14 or 28 volts, weighing in at less than .0285 pounds. Continue Reading →

Scheme Designers debut limited edition designs for Cirrus aircraft

Posted on April 2nd, 2014 by

Scheme Designers has introduced Cirrus Applied Art — 12 limited edition vinyl design sets available just for Cirrus owners. Only 15 of each set will be sold and each set is numbered and signed by the artist. Continue Reading →