Trig ADS-B STC expanded

Trig Avionics has achieved a further expansion of its STC program for its TT22 transponder.

Trig’s STC, which is free for existing and new customers, covers 576 aircraft types and allows a… more

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August 21, 2015

AOPA releases all-new pre-flight app

 

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association () has a somewhat rocky history with

Now the organization is back, with a new app called AOPA GO. The organization is trying to avoid the… more

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August 15, 2015

FAA Reports Close Calls With Drones Are Soaring in 2015

reports of unmanned aircraft have increased dramatically over the past year, from a total of 238 sightings in all of 2014, to more than 650 by August 9 of this year…. more

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August 13, 2015

Crowdsourcing Saves D-Day’s First Airplane

On the morning of June 6, 1944, the first Douglas Skytrain crossed the coastline of Normandy, France, and let loose the paratroopers that began the invasion. Newly painted across the… more

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August 13, 2015

This Landscaping Project Quiets Airport Noise

It’s not one of our more celebrated scientific axioms, but it’s true nonetheless: Plowed fields dampen noise. After this fact was discovered in 2008 by a group trying to reduce… more

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August 10, 2015

Leesburg Airport First in U.S. To Test Remote Control Tower

The Leesburg Executive Airport is teaming up with SAAB Sensis Corp. to test a new remote air-traffic control system that eventually could be used at airports all over the… more

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August 8, 2015

It’s (a) Grand! FAA Passes 1,000 UAS Section 333 Exemptions

Companies and individuals from a broad spectrum of industries are taking advantage of the Section 333 exemption process.  Many of the grants the has issued allow aerial… more

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August 5, 2015

Lightweight membrane can significantly reduce in-flight aircraft noise

Riding in a helicopter or can be a noisy experience for passengers. But researchers from North Carolina State University and MIT have developed a… more

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July 27, 2015

Trig & Peregrine Expanding ADS-B STCs

Trig and STC partner Peregrine unveiled an expanded line of STCs for installing the TSO’d TT31 transponder with GPS input for an approved “out”… more

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July 25, 2015

Garmin® Automated Logbook Syncs Across Garmin Pilot™ iOS Devices and flyGarmin

OLATHE, Kan– Ltd. today announced electronic capabilities built-in to the  application for iPad/iPhone and seamless integration with flyGarmin.
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July 23, 2015