CONFESSions of a very private pilot

Confessions of a Very Private Pilot

Posted on August 5th, 2014 by

The latest release from University Aviation Press, “Confessions of a Very Private Pilot,” delivers real-life advice from an owner-pilot on how to evaluate, purchase, train, and operate turbine and light jet aircraft. David Miller’s quick wit and off-the-cuff remarks walk... Continue Reading →

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Sporty’s brings Iridium GO! to general aviation

Posted on August 5th, 2014 by

Now pilots can stay connected to their mobile devices no matter where they are with Iridium GO!, a global mobile satellite hotspot. Iridium GO! provides service when devices are out of range of cellular networks, officials with Sporty’s Pilot Shop explain. Continue Reading →

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Belite introduces Angle of Attack sensor at Oshkosh

Posted on August 5th, 2014 by

At this year’s AirVenture, Belite Aircraft introduced its improved Angle of Attack sensor and display gauge. Continue Reading →

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ASA introduces headset head pad

Posted on August 4th, 2014 by

ASA has introduced its new AirClassics Headset Head Pad. This soft, padded, microfiber fleece cover is a great way to increase comfort and bring new life to an old headset, according to ASA officials. Continue Reading →

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Concorde Battery RG‐641 receives TSO approval

Posted on August 4th, 2014 by

The newest addition to Concorde’s RG Series of Valve Regulated Sealed Lead Acid aircraft batteries, the RG‐641, has received TSO Approval. Continue Reading →

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Advanced Flight Systems debuts new Quick Panel System

Posted on August 1st, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — Advanced Flight Systems (AFS) introduced the Quick Panel System, a line of complete pre-built avionics panels, at AirVenture, starting with the RV-7. Continue Reading →

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Jeppesen enhances Mobile FliteDeck

Posted on August 1st, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — At this week’s AirVenture, Jeppesen introduced new features and functionality for Mobile FliteDeck version 2.6, designed to enhance situational awareness and simplify access to flight information. The iPad-based cockpit solution now features a refreshed iOS 7-based design and provides general and... Continue Reading →

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Belite debuts lightweight pitot tube at AirVenture

Posted on August 1st, 2014 by

OSHKOSH  — At this week’s AirVenture, Belite Aircraft introduced an aerodynamic non-heated pitot tube designed for experimental, light sport (with manufacturer approval) and ultralight aircraft applications. Continue Reading →

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New engine upgrade for Caravans debuts at Oshkosh

Posted on July 31st, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — Blackhawk Modifications of Waco, Texas, is adding a new engine upgrade option for Cessna 208A Caravan and 208B Grand Caravan aircraft. Blackhawk is certifying the 867 horsepower PT6A-140 engine as a direct aftermarket replacement for the standard PT6A-114... Continue Reading →

WingX Rewind premieres at Oshkosh

Posted on July 31st, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — During AirVenture, Hilton Software introduced WingX Rewind — a new “blackbox” technology that enables WingX Pro7 to record and playback flights on an iPad. Continue Reading →