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Alpha Systems AOA: Helping Pilots Fly Safer, One AOA at a Time
Introducing the NEW Raven Kit. Pilots will benefit greatly by having real time AOA displayed from a dual, heads up display(HUD) in their peripheral vision. This standalone retrofit kit is for the GA, commuter, commercial, and transport aviation community. This kit takes the AOA information already provided by a certified AOA system and reads the AOA information via RS232 or ARINC 429 serial bus...... Read More
Blameless Pilot Syndrome? Is it even possible?
On June 1, 2010, Preston Cavner, a commercial-rated pilot, took off from Anchorage's Merrill Field and flew a couple blocks into the corner of an empty building. His grossly overloaded, out-of-CG C-206 caught fire.
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His son, Myles, burned to dea... Read More
A Dozen Functions in a Two-Inch Form Factor
March 15, 2019 – Albuquerque, NM
AeroVonics LLC, a startup aerospace company with operations in Albuquerque New Mexico, have announced FAA certification of its initial launch product, the AV-20. With a total of 12 functions, the AV-20 incorporates a significant array of capabilities packed into a single, 2-inch form-factor instrument. Appro... Read More
Two pilot-owners of TBM very fast turboprop aircraft set a New York-Paris speed record with a TBM 930
Daher CEO Didier Kayat (at right) welcomes Dierk Reuter (center) and Phil Bozek at Le Bourget Airport following the two pilots’ record-setting transatlantic flight from New York to Paris.

Paris, France, March 12, 2019: Daher congratulates the success of two TBM pilot-owners – Dierk Reuter and Phil Bozek – in setting a new world speed record between New York and Paris aboard a TBM very... Read More
Daher unveils the TBM 940
Pompano Beach, Florida, USA, March 7, 2019 – Daher today introduced the latest version of its single-engine very fast turboprop aircraft – the TBM 940 – which sets new standards with the integration of an automated throttle and automatic deicing system, along with enhancements to style and ergonomic elements inside the cabin.

Succeeding the current TBM 930 as the upper-end product in ... Read More
EagleCap's Aero Charting: New, Free, and it Does the Job
Sherwood, OR—February 11, 2019—Eagle Cap Software introduces its solution for the hobbyist flier, the pilot who enjoys the hundred-dollar hamburger but doesn't like getting too techie. Aero Charting works on an iPad® and provides a moving map with vector aeronautical charts. It also allows custom route creation and integration with AOPA's Internet Flight Planner.
Brian Leutschaft, Product Ma... Read More
EAA Releases Early Signups: Airshow Performers
EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — Some of the world’s top air show performers have made their commitments to fly at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019 – the World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration – as part of the afternoon and night air show lineups.

Those performers include aerobatic champions and longtime Oshkosh favorites for the 67th annual Experimental Aircraft Association fly-in... Read More
Sensenich: No MatterWhat You Fly
Sensenich manufactures a complete line of aviation propellers. These include fixed pitch wood propellers for antique, light sport and experimental aircraft. Aluminum propellers for general aviation aircraft such as Cessna and Piper along with experimental aircraft such as Van’s RV and Glassairs.

Composite ground adjustable propellers for light sport aircraft using Rotax, Jabiru, Cont... Read More
Zenair Workshop February 21-22, 2019
A hands-on introductory workshop on building an all-metal Zenith Aircraft kit plane.

If you've always dreamed of building your own airplane, or simply want to learn more about all-metal aircraft construction, Zenith Aircraft Company is providing you with the opportunity to learn all about building a Zenith kitplane at one of its factory workshops, where you can actually start building... Read More
Two Daher TBM very fast turboprop aircraft make milestone flights over the South Pole
Tarbes, France, January 23, 2019 – Daher salutes the exceptional flights performed this month by owner-pilots on two TBM aircraft that traversed Antarctica and overflew the magnetic South Pole.

These achievements marked the first legs in earning the Polar Diamond Circumnavigator Diploma, recognized by the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (the world’s governing body for aeronauti... Read More

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