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Sebring's Sport Aviation Expo reopens Saturday
In a welcome move, the organizers of the US Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, Florida, have announced plans to re-open on schedule for Saturday, January 23, the show's last scheduled day this year.
And the sun again shines over south central Florida.
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US Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring has Friday rain out
In an unprecedented move, the powers that be at the 12th US Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, Florida, have closed the gate on Friday, January 22; they plan on a pow-wow later in the day, to determine whether to re-open the shoe for its last lat (Saturday). An announcement is expected Friday afternoon.
A large rain system with gusts expected near 40mph was the proximate cause of the sudden act... Read More
SAM Aircraft Acquired by Zenith / Zenair -- Public’s Feedback Requested by New Owners
January 19, 2016: SAM Aircraft assets have been acquired by the sons of aircraft designer Chris Heintz, owners and operators of Zenith Aircraft Company (U.S.) and Zenair Ltd. (Canada).
Founded in 2009 by Thierry Zibi in Quebec, Canada, SAM Aircraft was developed as a modern light sport aircraft (LSA). A low-wing all-metal tandem two-seater, the SAM Aircraft design is unique in that it prese... Read More
Flying Musicians Fleeing the Cold to a Warmer Climate
The Flying Musicians will be charting a course to Sebring, Florida for the annual U. S. Sport Aviation Expo being held January 20-23, 2016 with a special presentation by the FMA Solo Scholarship recipient Drew Medina on Saturday.

“U.S. Sport Aviation Expo is proud to support FMA and the passion they bring to the blending of music with aviation. This nonprofit group offers tremendous e... Read More
New Mooney Design: First Flight!
CHINO, CA (DEC. 23) — Mooney International Corp. has successfully completed the first flight of the M10T Proof of Concept (POC) aircraft. The first flight was performed by test pilot Len Fox on Wednesday, December 23rd in the vicinity of the Chino Airport in California. The flight lasted approximately 15 minutes, with Len Fox conducting basic flight maneuvers and verifying design data. At the c...... Read More
Merlin PSA: Modern Personal Aircraft, $35k
New to USA: The Merlin PSA: An affordable yet high-performance single-seat Personal Sport Aircraft. This is the aircraft you did not know you were waiting for. Imagine an all-aluminum aircraft with a cantilevered wing, 112 mph cruise speed, plenty of cabin and luggage space all for under $35,000! And this includes The builder’s assistance program in sunny Florida.

The Merlin PSA is av... Read More
Flying Musicians Announce 2016 Solo Scholarship Award Program
December 16, 2015: Fort Worth, TX: With the conclusion of a successful inaugural scholarship program, the Flying Musicians Association, in conjunction with corporate members and sponsors, has kicked off the 2016 FMA Solo Program. The 2016 FMA Solo Packet is available online.

Do you know a junior or senior in high school band, who has always wanted to learn to fly? It’s time for stude... Read More
Elite Pilot Services / Advanced Flight Dynamics authorized to offer Jet Upset Prevention and Recovery Training
Advanced Flight Dynamics (AFD), based at Redmond, OR, a division of the Redmond based Elite Pilot Services, announces the issuance of an FAA Letter of Deviation Authority (LODA) which permits them to perform Jet Upset Prevention and Recovery Training in their two (formerly military) Fouga Magister Jet aircraft and Xtreme Decathlon Aerobatic trainer. Upset Prevention and Recovery Training, or UP...... Read More
Lancair International, Inc. welcomes Kevin Eldredge as new Director of Business Development
Under a consulting agreement, Mr. Eldredge has been engaged to review the current state of business development projects and product opportunities at Lancair International and make recommendations concerning marketing strategies and product development priorities. Mr. Eldredge has tremendous experience in developing new markets in both the hi-tech and aviation industries as well as helping to b...... Read More
FMA Grows Pilot Population with Drew Medina, Newest Scholarship Success
October 29, 2015: Fort Worth, TX: The Flying Musicians Association is happy and proud to announce that its first FMA Solo Scholarship Award recipient, Drew Medina of Vero Beach, Florida, a senior in the Vero Beach High School Jazz, Symphonic, and Marching Bands under the direction of James M. Sammons, has achieved his goal of successfully completing his first solo flight.

Drew’s fligh... Read More

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