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BERINGER AERO introduces economical PC-6 Wheel & Brake STC
Tallard, France, October 19, 2014: BERINGER AERO has introduced a new STC for the Pilatus PC-6, that incorporates upgrades for safety, uptime, controllability, and ease and cost of maintenance.

Since 2010, BERINGER AERO wheels and brakes have been standard on the PC-6 with 12” wheels; the new STC-002 includes new 10” billet aluminum wheels with floating discs, calipers, the tail whee... Read More
DAHER-SOCATA delivers the first TBM 700 modernized with G600/GTN 750 avionics
This new retrofit work highlights DAHER-SOCATA’s skills in avionics modernization:
Tarbes, France, September 29, 2014 – DAHER-SOCATA today announced its delivery of the first avionics-modernized TBM 700 high-speed turboprop aircraft with a Garmin G600/GTN 750 new-generation glass cockpit avionics retrofit, replacing mechanical equipment and first-generation cathode ray tube (CRT) electronic ... Read More
Hewlett Packard Employees Donate Time and Dollars to FMA Cause
September 8, 2014: Fort Worth, TX: The Flying Musicians Association is ecstatic to be selected to participate in Hewlett Packard’s Social Impact Initiative program whereby HP’s nearly 300,000 employees may donate directly to FMA, and HP will match these donations dollar for dollar up to $1,000 annually. HP is also allowing its employees to perform up to four hours per month of volunteer work fo...... Read More
SAM Aircraft on the Block
Lachute, Quebec, Canada: Just a year and a half after first flight of the prototype SAM aircraft, President Thierry Zibi has put the company up for sale.

Why, after so much work – design, fixturing, successful flight test, certification, and orders – would that be a good time to sell the company? Zibi says, “I came to the realization that I love designing airplanes, but I am not so k... Read More
Get ready for a Flying Sports Car! Switchblade ready's for 1st Flight
Just in case you missed coming by our booth at Oshkosh this year, thought you'd better at least have an update on the progress we have made since last year's AirVenture. After five years of design and engineering, we are getting very close to flying!

Samson Motors continues to march forward in its bid to develop the first ‘flying sports car’. Over the past several years the Switchblad... Read More
Lancaster Airport to Host FMA Fly-In MusicJam September 12-13
August 5, 2014: Fort Worth, TX: The Flying Musicians Association (FMA) and the Lancaster Airport Authority, in cooperation with Fiorentino's Italian Restaurant & Bar and the Civil Air Patrol - Jesse Jones Composite Squadron 304 are excited to announce a Fly-In MusicJam at Lancaster Airport on Friday and Saturday, September 12 & 13. This two-day event is geared to inspire, educate and encourage...... Read More
BUSH FLYING: First in a fantastic series!
OSHKOSH, WI: Supersonic Productions has unveiled the first in its Excellent Aviator series of exciting and informative shows on DVD, BUSH FLYING.

The all-original footage was filmed in Alaska, and features renowned bush pilots Bob and Bobby Breeden, Vern Kingsford, and others, who share what it’s like to make a living flying among the boulders and mountains, sandbars and fjords that ... Read More
Concorde Battery Hosts Aerobatic Superstar Skip Stewart at Airventure Booth 2053 - Hangar B
Concorde Battery Corporation is pleased to host Aerobatic Superstars throughout this year’s EAA AirVenture Oshkosh. Please join us for daily “Meet and Greet” opportunities with Aerobatics’ biggest names and have a personalized poster signed.

Saturday, August 2 Skip Stewart 10:00-10:45 AM

The world’s best aerobatic performers fly with Concorde RG® Series batteries and trus... Read More
Concorde Battery Releases AC & DC Powered Heated RG® Series Batteries
Cold temperatures increase the internal resistance which decreases a battery’s capacity and slows the battery’s ability to accept charge current. For years, operators in cold climates have made it a practice to endure the inconvenience of removing batteries from aircraft, transporting and storing them in a heated environment, then reinstalling prior to departure. Some also use external heater b...... Read More
Aviation Insurance FAQ: When will I receive my quote?
Reasons to fly vary from pilot to pilot. Some are currently involved in an aviation career or working towards one. Some enjoy how aviation makes the world around them shrink, traveling to new destinations at any moment they get. Others enjoy the view from above flying near their airport on beautiful mornings. The aircraft used in these situations vary just as much as the pilots do; as will thei...... Read More

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