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iPad apps released for TBM

Posted on May 26th, 2014 by

DAHER-SOCATA has released a new app for customization of the TBM 900’s cabin interior, as well as the updated versions of its three primary apps — all available at no cost for the Apple iPad. Continue Reading →

Naviator adds 3D Synthetic Vision for Android devices

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 by

123west Software has released version 3.0 of its aviation app, Naviator, for Android devices. Naviator 3.0 introduces two major features: 3D synthetic vision and obstacle/tower alerts. The 3D synthetic vision feature builds on Naviator’s existing 2D terrain warnings to present a 3D... Continue Reading →

King Schools offers discount on ATP training

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 by

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Pilots who pass the ATP written exam before Aug. 1 of this year won’t have to take the expensive ground and simulator training that will be required after that date. A surprise bonus is that once you pass... Continue Reading →

Max-Viz 1500 Enhanced Vision approved for Pilatus PC-12s

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 by

The FAA recently issued a Supplemental Type Certificate to allow installation of Astronics Corporation’s Max-Viz 1500 Enhanced Vision System (EVS) on single-engine Pilatus PC-12 aircraft equipped with video-capable Multi Function Displays. Astronics Corp. manufactures the Astronics Max-Viz 1500 Enhanced Vision System,... Continue Reading →

CPA firm slates summer webinar series

Posted on May 21st, 2014 by

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Wolcott & Associates, P.A., has released its summer webinar schedule featuring topics that address financial and tax issues relative to aircraft owners, operators, financial and legal professionals. Continue Reading →

FltPlan offers free Canadian flight supplement

Posted on May 21st, 2014 by

SOUTHBURY, Conn. — In support of Nav Canada’s mission to improve safety and flight efficiency in Canada, FltPlan has expanded its services for flights to/from the U.S. and for intra-Canada flight planning by offering the Canadian flight supplement (CFS) and digital... Continue Reading →

Garmin adds attitude to aera 796/795

Posted on May 20th, 2014 by

Garmin has introduced a new version of software for the aera 796/795, which allows the aviation portables to receive even more information from the GDL 39 3D. When paired with the GDL 39 3D via Bluetooth or standard hardwire connection, the aera... Continue Reading →

New approvals for Airforms

Posted on May 20th, 2014 by

BIG LAKE, Alaska – Airforms’ growing line of replacement engine baffles now includes parts for all Piper PA-28-181 and PA-28R-200 and PA-28R-201 aircraft. The newly approved Archer and Arrow baffle sets expand Airforms’ engine baffle product line of over 50... Continue Reading →

McCauley composite propeller receives FAA certification

Posted on May 19th, 2014 by

WICHITA— McCauley Propeller Systems has received FAA certification of its Blackmac Carbon Series constant speed composite propeller. Continue Reading →

New gradient tint sunglasses from Summer Hawk Optics

Posted on May 13th, 2014 by

Patented Flying Eyes Sunglasses now include the option of gradient tint lenses designed specifically for aviation use. Continue Reading →