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Kaolin Aviation to Offer FWF Kits for ULPower
Sandersville, GA May 15, 2015: Kaolin Aviation has contracted to design and produce firewall-forward (FWF) kits for popular kit-built aircraft, to make the choice of ULPower engines easier, when the OEM airframer has not yet developed a FWF installation.

“We realize that most builders don’t want to have to design and fabricate their own engine mounts,” said ULPower US director Robert ... Read More
Bahamas Takes Flight Social Media Contest
April 21, 2015 - The game of flying just got more interesting, rewarding and easier. Pilots, aviation enthusiasts and anyone who have had or wish to have a fantastic, exotic vacation to the Islands of The Bahamas are in for a real treat today. Thanks to the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism (BMOT) and its new social media promotion #BahamasTakesFlight, which launched April 21, 2015, their wish can...... Read More
Flying Musicians team with band directors, flight instructors to offer solo scholarship
April 24, 2015: Fort Worth, TX: The Flying Musicians Association announces the creation of the FMA Solo Scholarship Award program. The lucky recipients will receive scholarships that will pay for their primary flight training, through their first solo. In cooperation with FMA’s corporate members and sponsors nationwide, this program will fund four scholarships to juniors or seniors in high scho...... Read More
X-47B First to Complete Autonomous Aerial Refueling

PATUXENT RIVER, Md. (NNS) -- The X-47B successfully conducted the first ever Autonomous Aerial Refueling (AAR) of an unmanned aircraft April 22, completing the final test objective under the Navy's Unmanned Combat Air System demonstration program.

While flying off the coast of Maryland and Virginia, the X-47B connected to an Omega K-707 tanker aircraft and received over 4... Read More
Concorde Presents Aircraft Battery Airworthiness
Concorde Battery will present “Lead Acid Aircraft Battery Airworthiness” during Sun n Fun at the CFAA Building on the Sun n Fun grounds.
Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.
CFAA Building – Sun n Fun 2015
Are you interested in knowing how to extend your battery life, how to properly charge a lead acid battery, what the differences are ... Read More
Piloti Shoes are back!
We at Steen Aero Lab are very happy to announce that Piloti is back in business. They went out of business about 3 1/2 years ago but were finally picked up by another company. The first new Piloti shoes came out at the end of the summer 2014. They still have the Prototipo & Spyder styles but in some new colors. We have them available on our online store and at our booth at Sun N Fun. We are out...... Read More
Tecnam's production 4 place aircraft unveils to the U.S. Market
Contact: Shannon Yeager IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tel.: 863-655-2400 22 April 2015


Today, Tecnam unveiled the first production normal category P Twenty-Ten four place high wing aircraft in the U.S. at their booth at Sun ‘n Fun 2015.

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Electroair: Updates and New Projects
Electroair is pleased to make several announcements regarding new electronic ignition systems and developments:

EXPANDED FOUR-CYLINDER STC: NOW APPROVED – IO/AEIO-390 Series of Engines - Electroair is pleased to announce another new design approval and STC for its Electronic Ignition Systems: Electroair has received Design Approval and FAA-PMA for the EIS-41000 series electronic ignit... Read More
More: www.electroair,net
Civil Air Patrol to use Electroair Electronic Ignition Systems on all Aircraft Refurbishments
Electroair, manufacturer of an FAA approved electronic ignition system, has been formally approved for installation on Civil Air Patrol (“CAP”) aircraft with piston engines. In making this announcement, the CAP has instructed individual branches and refurbishing centers to have Electroair ignition systems installed during all aircraft refurbishments.

Electroair President, Michael Kob... Read More
The newest member of the Tecnam family of aircraft, the P2010 4 place single, debuts at Sun n Fun 2015
Lakeland, FL, 21 April 2015: Today, Tecnam announced that it will celebrate the first anniversary of its North American facility with the U.S. debut and special pricing for the P Twenty-Ten, Lycoming IO-360 powered, four-seat aircraft at Sun ‘n Fun 2015.
The year old 21,000 sq ft. Sebring, Florida facility serves as showroom, training center, maintenance center and spare parts warehouse for ... Read More

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