Garmin AOA

Garmin AOA gets FAA nod

Posted on September 22nd, 2014 by

Garmin’s Angle of Attack (AOA) system has been approved by the FAA for installation in a wide variety of general aviation aircraft. The entire system is comprised of the GI 260 AOA indicator, GAP 26 angle of attack probe and GSU... Continue Reading →

Aspen Avionics receives FAA OK for glass panel for VFR pilots

Posted on September 22nd, 2014 by

Aspen Avionics, manufacturer of the Evolution Flight Display system, has received FAA certification for its Evolution VFR PFD, a glass panel display designed specifically for pilots flying in the Visual Flight Rules (VFR) environment. Deliveries begin this month. Continue Reading →

Access hard-to-reach screws with new ultra-low profile screwdrivers

Posted on September 19th, 2014 by

Snap-On Industrial has introduced new ultra-low profile screwdrivers. Continue Reading →

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Breitling Cockpit B50 unveiled

Posted on September 19th, 2014 by

Breitling introduced its latest timepiece for pilots, the Breitling Cockpit B50, at the National Championship Air Races in Reno, Nevo. Continue Reading →

CO Guardian

Guardian Avionics ships 5000th Carbon Monoxide Detector

Posted on September 17th, 2014 by

TUCSON, Ariz. — Guardian Avionics, which got its start in 2000 with the development of a Carbon Monoxide (CO) detector, recently shipped its 5000th unit. Continue Reading →

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Clecall debuts cleco pliers

Posted on September 17th, 2014 by

ROCKLIN, Calif. — The Clecall Company has introduced a new cleco plier. Continue Reading →

Sierra Industries to develop upgrade program for Cessna bizjets

Posted on September 16th, 2014 by

Sierra Industries, Ltd., part of the SkyWay Group, has launched a new program of performance upgrades to the Cessna 525 Citation Jet series. Continue Reading →

Baffle kits now available for Piper PA-44-180 Seminole

Posted on September 16th, 2014 by

BIG LAKE, ALASKA — Airforms’ growing line of replacement aircraft engine baffles now includes components for all Piper PA-44-180 Seminole twin engine aircraft. Airforms’ engineering department received the new PMA (Part Manufacturing Approval) this week through its continued work with the FAA... Continue Reading →

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 →