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Flying Musicians Seeks Student Musicians for Scholarship Programs
September 23, 2018, Fort Worth, TX: The Flying Musicians Association (FMA) has opened the floor for nominations to passionate student musicians for the 2019 FMA Solo program. FMA recognizes the correlation between hard work and skill required by both learning to fly and learning music. The path is unmistakable: practice, precision, working with others, multitasking, and ultimately performance...... Read More
Mt. Vernon Expo Going Indoors if it Rains
The Midwest LSA Expo, held at the Mt. Vernon airport (KMVN) in central Illinois, faced a weather problem this year, as Tropical Storm Gordon's remains blocked a lot of people out, scared a few more coming in, and dampened a few who attended.

BUT the Expo, one of the best for this size and class of airplane, has arranged hangar space for Exhibitors and attendees, and things are lookin... Read More
Press Release - Kolb and Cupertino Clubs sign agreement on American GEM Youth Flight Training System
For Immediate Release: 4 September 2018

KOLB Aircraft Co. LLC and Cupertino Aviation Clubs, following discussions at EAA AirVenture, July 2018, have announced a Memorandum of Agreement linking the famous ultralight and light sport aircraft manufacturer and the Not-For-Profit Youth Aviation organization to jointly develop the American GEM, Youth F... Read More
Sopwith 1½ Strutter to fly 1,100 miles to EAA AirVenture 2019
August 14, 2018...KipAero announces plans to fly the new production, full-scale, Sopwith 1½ Strutter fitted with a new production Gnome Monosoupape rotary engine from Dallas, Texas to Whitman Field for EAA AirVenture 2019 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin – a little over 1,100 miles.
The journey will be flown in 100 mile to 200 mile increments up to two segments flown daily depending on conditions. As ... Read More
EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (August 7, 2018) — The results are in: after thousands of people made their choice, Sherwin-Williams Aerospace and the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) have unveiled the winner of the Pick the Paint Poll for EAA’s One Week Wonder.
The One Week Wonder project allowed EAA staff and experienced volunteers to show how people can build their own ai... Read More
Concorde Battery #2053 Welcomes SKIP STEWART & GREG KOONTZ on Saturday, July 28, 2018!
Concorde Battery in Hangar B, booth #2053, hosts personal appearances by Air Show Super Stars Skip Stewart at 11-11:45 AM & Greg Koontz at 1-1:45 PM!
Meet & Greet Skip & Greg and take home a FREE signed poster!...... Read More
During the presentation we will take the home builder through electrical design considerations for their aircraft. This will include taking the builder from a napkin drawing, specification requirements, B.O.M and adding in avionic packages prior to installation. In addition, we demonstrate the ease of bringing these elements into a 3D environment to reduce rework, wasted material and down time....... Read More
Meet us at booth D-4121 at EAA Airventure in Oshkosh.
We are an Italian company and the IFD-NET EFIS PLUS is the most complete product. Perfectly compatible with the 80mm standard hole, the IFD-NET EFIS PLUS allows you to choose between six screens among NAV, moving Maps, Nearest, IAS, VSI, Synthetic vision with 3D terrain model and basic features, Turn coordinator, Slip indicator and so on... Read More
Fusion 212, the composite, sporty new SLSA “booms” into the U.S. market
Oshkosh, WI (July 24, 2018) – This is the first time that the full composite fuselage, FAA certified light sport aircraft, the Fusion 212 is introduced at the EAA AirVenture. Its U.S. manufacturer is the Magnus Aircraft America (Magnus Aircraft, Inc.). The company entered the U.S. market earlier this year. Fusion 212 seamlessly contributes to this summer’s adventurous spirit at Oshkosh.
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New Strap Latch autolatch eliminates cables and pulleys
Just when Schweiss Doors thought it had the best automatic latch on the market, the Schweiss design team did itself one better. This “new,” totally functional and simple strap latch system gives you an “all-strap” and “only-strap” bifold door. Schweiss Doors recognized that straps that used to do the lifting, could now be designed to also do the all-important latching; thus making it the only...... Read More

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