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Flying Musicians Awards FMA Solo Scholarship
The Flying Musicians Association has selected the very first FMA Solo Program Scholarship winner. The selection process was very difficult due to the high quality of so many high-quality nominees.

Five finalists, from Florida, Texas (2), Georgia, and Illinois were selected from nominations received from band directors across the country. “We are extremely impressed by the level of ac... Read More
More: flyingmusicians.org
Zenith Hosts Cub Scouts: 150 enthusiastic youngsters descend on factory to learn, help
Mexico, Missouri, June 14, 2015: The week brought dozens of Cub Scouts to the Zenith Aircraft factory in Mexico, Missouri, where the 7-10 year olds were able to get a good look at what goes into building and flying small airplanes.

“It was a learning experience that was perfectly disguised as fun,” said Zenith President Sebastien Heintz. “They absorbed all kinds of knowledge; they eve... Read More
More: www.zenith.aero
Zenith Fly In to Summer: June 20, 2015
Informal gathering of Zenith enthusiasts having fun, growing the sport:
Mexico, Missouri: The long tradition of builder camaraderie and help that is the hallmark of Zenith Aircraft Company is nowhere better experienced than at the company’s factory in Mexico, Missouri, where pilots, experienced builders, and the entire factory meet with new builders and hopefuls, to explore and celebrate the... Read More
More: www.zenith.aero/profiles/blogs/fly-in-to-summer-2015
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
More: www.ulpower.com
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
More: bahamas.com
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
More: flyingmusicians.org
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
More: http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=86710
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
More: www.ConcordeBattery.com
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
More: www.steenaero.com
Tecnam's production 4 place aircraft unveils to the U.S. Market
Contact: Shannon Yeager IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tel.: 863-655-2400 22 April 2015
Email: sales.usa@tecnam.com


U.S. DEBUT OF THE PRODUCTION TECNAM P TWENTY-TEN 4 PLACE AIRCRAFT


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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More: www.tecnam.com

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