Second edition of ‘The Basic Aerobatic Manual’ released

Posted on June 10th, 2014 by

Just released is the second edition of “The Basic Aerobatic Manual.” Continue Reading →


Garmin introduces VIRB Elite Aviator Action Pack

Posted on June 10th, 2014 by

Garmin has introduced aviation-specific accessories for the VIRB action camera. VIRB Elite features a 1.4-inch Chroma color display, which makes setup and playback simple and ensures pilots capture the in-flight footage they desire, Garmin officials noted. VIRB Elite offers up... Continue Reading →

Motivation, inspiration, and big ol’ dreams

Posted on June 9th, 2014 by

I’ve just returned from a beautiful morning chat on my friend Ben’s front porch. Ben’s 87 years old. As a solid member of that group known as the greatest generation, he fills the bill well. A southern boy born into... Continue Reading →

Aircraft Spruce now carries Redbird Flight Simulators

Posted on June 9th, 2014 by

Aircraft Spruce & Specialty Co. has been appointed a distributor for Redbird Flight Simulations. Continue Reading →


John Klatt Airshows partners with Butler Watch Co.

Posted on June 9th, 2014 by

John Klatt Airshows has selected Butler Watch Co. as The Official Timepiece of John Klatt Airshows. Continue Reading →

ATP checkride app now available

Posted on June 9th, 2014 by

The new Airline Transport Pilot Checkride App from ASA is now available through the App Store for iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. According to company officials, this edition completes ASA’s Checkride App Series and provides study and preparation for the... Continue Reading →

Searey online store updated

Posted on June 9th, 2014 by

Progressive Aerodyne has updated its online store at Click on the ‘Store’ tab from the home page to order Searey parts, apparel, and accessories. Continue Reading →

A wind meter for your smartphone

Posted on June 7th, 2014 by

WeatherFlow has introduced the WeatherFlow Wind Meter, an anemometer that fits in your pocket. The meter is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod, and all major Android devices. Continue Reading →

Diagnostic tool ‘hears’ problems before they lead to breakdowns

Posted on June 6th, 2014 by

Spectronics Corp. has introduced the MDE-2000NC Marksman II, an ultrasonic diagnostic tool that converts and amplifies inaudible ultrasonic sound into audible “natural” sound. This tool allows the technician to “hear” even the smallest compressed air, natural gas, propane tank, vacuum,... Continue Reading →

Third edition of Airline Transport Pilot Oral Exam Guide released

Posted on June 6th, 2014 by

ASA has just released the third edition of the Airline Transport Pilot Oral Exam Guide. Continue Reading →