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 →

Lincoln Electric introduces wireless pedal for TIG welding applications

Posted on May 12th, 2014 by

Lincoln Electric has introduced a wireless pedal for TIG welding applications. Continue Reading →


Want to be a fighter pilot?

Posted on May 11th, 2014 by

AURORA, Ill. — For millions of people, being a fighter pilot is the ultimate dream job. And now, with the help of sophisticated electronics, it’s possible for almost anyone to experience that fantasy. Squadron Ops Sim Center, a new company... Continue Reading →

Touch Trainer available at Banyan Pilot Shop

Posted on May 10th, 2014 by

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Banyan Pilot Shop now offers pilots the chance to use — for free — the FlyThisSim’s Touch Trainer, an FAA Basic Aviation Training Device  that accurately simulates performance on Cirrus, Cessna, Beechcraft, and Diamond aircraft. Continue Reading →

Jeppesen unveils new features for private pilots on Mobile FliteDeck VFR

Posted on May 8th, 2014 by

Jeppesen recently introduced new features and expanded European coverage areas for Jeppesen Mobile FliteDeck VFR on iPad. New app capabilities include expanded VFR enroute data for European countries, graphical NOTAM and temporary flight restriction (TFR) updates and a split data... Continue Reading →

iFlightPlanner for iPad v2.1 launches

Posted on May 7th, 2014 by

iFlightPlanner for iPad v2.1, the second update to iFlightPlanner for iPad presented by Sennheiser, is now available for download on the App Store. Featured in this release are several features that were the direct result of pilot feedback the iFlightPlanner... Continue Reading →