Fly Safe: Prevent Loss of Control Accidents

What is Loss of Control (LOC)? A Loss of Control (LOC) accident involves an unintended departure of an aircraft from controlled . LOC can happen because the aircraft enters a flight… more

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September 7, 2015

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

Canadian Company Reinvents Seabee Amphib

A Canadian company Horizon is seeking to start production of a re-engined and re-engineered version of the Republic RC-3 Seabee amphibious aircraft. Called the ‘X2 Project’ for now,… more

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August 14, 2015

The Wright Brothers: Even More Badass Than You Thought

For his new book, ‘The Wright Brothers, ‘­Pulitzer Prize winner David ­McCullough pored over newspaper articles, photographs, and more than 1,000 letters to create a gripping… more

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August 10, 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

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

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

Just Aircraft SuperSTOL Now Comes in XL

Just Aircraft has upsized its popular SuperSTOL airplane with the introduction of the Stretch XL. By adding two feet aft of the fuselage and six inches up front, the kit airplane can now… more

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July 23, 2015

Boeing B-52 Makes Oshkosh Debut

What’s it like to be the first to land a Boeing B-52H Stratofortress at EAA AirVenture? We asked Aircraft Commander Major Jeremy Holt, USAF-R, of the 93rd Bomb Squadron, 307th Bomb Wing at… more

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July 23, 2015

Change is in the Air as Diesel Engines Advance

July 20, 2015 – power has drawn increasing interest in recent years as a viable power option in the GA world, and it’s propelling developments at Superior Air Parts and… more

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July 20, 2015