Apps make flying safer

Posted on September 15th, 2014 by

A report by Aviation International News’s Matt Thurber notes that smartphone apps can help warn pilots about hypoxia, including Masimo’s iSpO2, which has a fingertip sensor that plugs into an Apple iOS or Android device, then reports blood oxygenation, pulse... Continue Reading →

LoPresti upgrades BoomBeam light kit for Citations

Posted on September 15th, 2014 by

LoPresti Aviation has introduced an upgrade on the BoomBeam HID light kit for Citations. Continue Reading →

Kickstarter launched for Turbo the Flying Dog

Posted on September 13th, 2014 by

Turbo the Flying Dog, a picture book for children ages 4 to 8, recently launched a Kickstarter campaign, designed to fund illustrations, a small first run of the book, and associated business costs. Authors Kelly Kennedy and Victoria Zajko describe... Continue Reading →


Helipad introduces new pilot kneeboard

Posted on September 12th, 2014 by

MELBOURNE, Florida — Helipad has introduced a new pilot kneeboard designed by helicopter pilots for helicopter pilots. Continue Reading →

Slimline iPad Kneeboard

iPad kneeboards available from Sporty’s

Posted on September 10th, 2014 by

Sporty’s now offers a selection of kneeboards for the use of all iPad models in the cockpit. Continue Reading →

Airforms awarded new FAA PMA approvals for Caravans

Posted on September 10th, 2014 by

BIG LAKE, ALASKA — Airforms continues to grow its line of PMA replacement offerings for the fleet of Caravan family aircraft. Airforms Part Numbers AF2615180-1 (LH Crew Door Panel) and AF2615180-2 (RH Crew Door Panel) are direct replacements for Cessna P/N’s... Continue Reading →

iFlightPlanner launches trade-up program

Posted on September 9th, 2014 by

iFlightPlanner has launched its Competitive Trade-Up Program, a new initiative that allows pilots using any competitive flight planning product to trade-in their existing subscription and have the time remaining on it added to their new iFlightPlanner Premium or Premium Plus membership. Continue Reading →

Platinum Tools debuts 22-in-1 screwdriver

Posted on September 8th, 2014 by

NEWBURY PARK, Calif. — Platinum Tools has introduced the 22-in-1 Security Screwdriver Kit (p/n 19105), which is now shipping with a suggested price of $49.95. Continue Reading →


Hartzell Trailblazer prop approved for Husky

Posted on September 1st, 2014 by

Hartzell Propeller has received Supplemental Type Certificate approval from the FAA for installation of the company’s new Swept-Tip Trailblazer propellers on all Aviat Husky utility aircraft. Continue Reading →


BrightLine Bags reconfigures The Flex System

Posted on September 1st, 2014 by

BrightLine Bags has reconfigured the Flex System, its modular gear-bag product line. Continue Reading →