Aircraft Spruce debuts FlashPass


Aircraft Spruce has introduced FlashPass, a new software program that will make filing your eAPIS manifests for international flights a breeze.

flashpassFlashPass allows you to streamline and meet eAPIS and Custom and Border Protection requirements in a fast and simple way, according to Aircraft Spruce officials. It will keep a detailed database of your crew, aircraft, manifests and passengers in an interface designed for quick data entry.

A free 15-day trial period is available, after which FlashPass is available for $125.

For more information: 877-4SPRUCE or

Aircraft Spruce introduces tow bar


The Redline Sidewinder Power Driver is now available through Aircraft Spruce.

aircraftsprucetowbarPowered by Milwaukee’s 28V power unit with a lithium battery pack, Sidewinder tow bar weighs less than 22 lbs., collapses to 27 inches and stows easily in your baggage compartment. Made in the USA using 4130 Chromoly tubing, the Sidewinder is available for a wide variety of Beechcraft, Cessna, Piper, Mooney, Eclipse, Cirrus, and Rockwell single and twin engine aircraft.

Price: $1,600.

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LED Maplights at Aircraft Spruce


LED Maplights for experimental and homebuilt aircraft are now available at Aircraft Spruce.

maplightThe body of the maplight is constructed of aircraft grade 6061 T6 aluminum and black anodize treated for protection from corrosion. The LED bulbs and internal components are engineered to withstand 150% of their rated voltage without damage. The average bulb life of the LED used in this product in excess of 20,000 hours of use and the maplight draws only 20 milliamps of power with virtually no heat produced.

The red LED used in this maplight gives the most light available in environments where night vision must be retained, according to Aircraft Spruce officials.

Pricing starts at $47.85.

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Cockpit lights at Aircraft Spruce


Now at Aircraft Spruce are 754 Series LED Cockpit Lights.

cockpitlightsThe lights can be used to illuminate the instrument panel and then repositioned to illuminate charts as the lights are able to rotate 360°.

Prices range from $49.85 to $52.75.

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Rotax engine mount at Aircraft Spruce


Now available at Aircraft Spruce is a ring mount for Rotax 912/914 engines.

sprucerotaxmountThe mount is 4130 chrome-moly construction, powder coated and fits all 912 and 914 engines. Standard color is white. Options include additional clearance for a 12-volt high-amp starter cable connection and powder coating in other colors. The mount is furnished with installation instructions and the required shim washers recommended by Rotax. Mounting hardware is not included.

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