New Spark Plug Tray from Tempest

Tempest has created a new spark plug tray constructed of high quality metal to protect spark plugs from damage.Rubber feet on the bottom of the tray help keep the tray in place on metal workbenches and tool boxes.

The tray includes numbered spark plug slots allowing for proper spark plug organization and rotation. The tray carries a $62.92 retail price and is available from Authorized Tempest Distributors.

Georgia Business Aviation Association offers scholarships

The Georgia Business Aviation Association (GBAA) is offering two scholarships for maintenance technician continuing education opportunities next year.

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Duncan Aviation Career Day attracts 200

LINCOLN, Neb. — Duncan Aviation recently welcomed 200 students, parents, counselors and teachers to its aviation career day, Adjust Your Altitude. The program was designed to educate, inspire and ignite students’ passion for the aviation industry, company officials said.

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US Aviation now Cessna service facility

Denton, TX – US Aviation, located at the Denton Airport (KDTO), has been appointed by Cessna Aircraft as an Authorized Customer Service and Support Facility.

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ATP launches online store

Brisbane, Calif. – ATP has launched a new online store to ease purchase and access to its library subscriptions. The new ATP Online Store integrates with ATP’s Aviation Hub online, cloud-based service which provides subscribers immediate online access to ATP’s selection of technical and regulatory publications. For the first time, ATP subscribers can browse over 1,100 maintenance libraries from over 50 manufacturers and purchase the documentation they need online. Subscribers can then begin using their new subscriptions within minutes without having to wait for discs or publications to be delivered through the mail, and will be kept up-to-date with automatic revision services.

Cessna adds to mobile service fleet

Cessna Aircraft Co. recently introduced another Mobile Service Unit based at Atlantic Aviation, an FBO at Birmingham International Airport in Alabama.

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Tempest introduces spark plug resistance tester

High internal resistance in aviation spark plugs is rapidly becoming a concern that many pilots and mechanics are beginning to recognize as a source of rough running engines and chronic magneto related problems. Realizing that a growing number of maintenance facilities and pilot/owners are incorporating a spark plug resistance check as part of their preventive maintenance, Tempest has introduced its AT5K resistance tester.

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PAMA adds Alamo chapter

The Professional Aviation Maintenance Association (PAMA) Board recently approved an Alamo-area chapter. Carl Newton is the President. Connect with the San Antonio-area chapter via Facebook. Information on starting a PAMA chapter is available in the Chapter Start-Up Guide.

Cessna Mobile Service Unit joins lineup for Super Bowl

Cessna Aircraft Co. is stationing two Mobile Service Units for on-site technical expertise and immediate support to general aviation aircraft owners at the 46th Super Bowl in Indianapolis.

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Retractable tether for tools introduced

Just introduced is Gear Keeper’s new RT3-5601 retractable tether for tools up to 2 pounds.

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