Brad Koehn sent in this photo, explaining: “I took a mountain flying course and had to get a picture of my club’s Mooney resting at Leadville, Colorado, 9,934 feet MSL.” [Read more…]
KERRVILLE, Texas — Mooney International Corp. has launched its first Certified Pre-Owned Aircraft program.
The program, which includes a 27-point inspection, repair and refurbishment of the engine, avionics, airframe, interior and exterior, applies to 2004-2014 G-1000 equipped aircraft. [Read more…]
How do you get to Oshkosh from here? If you’re headed that way for the Experimental Aircraft Association’s famed AirVenture in late July, there’s the Fisk Arrival, which gives new meaning to “line up and wait” — in motion.
It’s very exciting, merging all kinds of airplanes, arriving from all points of the compass, at widely divergent airspeeds, into a complex holding pattern, to land at what is, for one week, the world’s busiest airport. Somehow, thanks to guys on the ground with binoculars and pink shirts, it seems to work, but a camping space next to your friends is not guaranteed.
There is, as it turns out, a better way. It’s called the mass arrival. [Read more…]