Avidyne IFD540 gets FAA nod

Posted on July 28th, 2014 by

Avidyne Corporation has received Technical Standard Order (TSO) approval and an Approved Model List Supplemental Type Certificate (AML-STC) from the FAA for installation of the IFD540FMS/GPS/NAV/COM system in more than 1,000 aircraft makes and models. Continue Reading →

Trig Avionics debuts new ADS-B Out solution

Posted on July 28th, 2014 by

Trig Avionics has debuted the TN70, a WAAS GPS with companion antenna, optimized for use with Trig products for a complete ADS-B Out solution. Continue Reading →

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Video: What ‘Augmented Reality Aerial Navigation’ looks like

Posted on July 24th, 2014 by

The tagline is “Augmented Reality Aerial Navigation.” I’m more likely to call, “WOW!” Check out this video to see what I mean… Continue Reading →


MyGoFlight introduces four new products for iPads in the cockpit at OSH

Posted on July 24th, 2014 by

OSHKOSH — At AirVenture, MyGoFlight, maker of iPad and tablet gear for pilots, introduced four new products that “simplify and improve how pilots use their iPad or tablet in the cockpit of planes,” company officials said. Continue Reading →


MT-Propeller receives EASA STC for PA-46

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 by

MT-Propeller has received an EASA STC for the next generation Quiet Fan Jet 5-blade scimitar composite propeller MTV-27-1-E-C-F-R(P)/CFR203-58d on the PA-46-500TP. The FAA STC also has been received, company officials said. Continue Reading →

Pilot develops cockpit lighting system to prevent spatial disorientation

Posted on July 21st, 2014 by

Australian pilot Russell Crane has received a provisional patent for the Green Orientation Light — or GO Light — a cockpit lighting system designed to solve the problem of spatial disorientation. “The GO Light is a system of light fixtures... Continue Reading →

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Platinum Tools introduces PRO 6-in-1 Screwdriver

Posted on July 18th, 2014 by

CAMARILLO , Calif. – Platinum Tools has introduced the PRO 6-in-1 Screwdriver. Continue Reading →

Garmin Pilot goes global

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by

Garmin has launched worldwide coverage of the Garmin Pilot application for iPad and iPhone, which provides flight planning capabilities, weather information and navigation. Pilots also have access to expanded coverage of European charts in a single application, including geo-referenced FliteCharts and SafeTaxi airport... Continue Reading →


ASA releases 2015 Test Prep books

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by

ASA’s 2015 Test Prep books for pilots and Test Guides for mechanics are available and shipping now. Continue Reading →

Baron offers global weather data for avionics and apps

Posted on July 17th, 2014 by

Baron, a weather technology company, offers an extensive list of global weather and domestic aviation products for integration into avionics and apps. The Baron Weather API was specifically designed for use by developers who want to include weather data into... Continue Reading →