Press Releases

This past weekend’s season finale at the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway started out on Saturday with a textbook race day - beautiful blue skies and calm winds. The tides turned on Sunday afternoon with a weather related race delay and a gusty track, which led to more than just a few upsets throughout the day.

Fw-190 Project reported: Perhaps the biggest news is the stunning emergence of an Fw-190 project in Hungary revealed on March 16 by Warbirds News. Fw-190 use by the Hungarians began in November 1944 with the delivery of 16 aircraft that were used in air defense operations against American and Russian Air Force attacks in the region. The number of aircraft delivered grew to approximately 70, and there have been precious few details regarding their use and disposal postwar.

FAIRFAX, Minn., October 11, 2017 – Mike Schweiss, founder and owner of Schweiss Doors, was recently featured in a television news feature titled, “Small Town Minnesota Door Business Goes Galactic.”

FAIRFAX, Minn., October 6, 2017 – Shomotion LLC of Denver specializes in the transportation, repositioning, customization and lease of equipment and drivers to assist in the execution of mobile marketing campaigns and other promotional events. When Shomotion founder Mike Scherkenbach needed a custom-made hydraulic door for a mobile container unit – in eight days – he called Schweiss Doors.

The company is an independent aviation financial brokerage firm assisting aircraft owners with financing and refinancing jet, turboprop, piston aircraft, and helicopters thru their group of over 100 banks, leasing companies, and private equity funding sources.

Birmingham, AL - September 27,  2017 – The Southern Museum of Flight September 2017-August 2018 Young Aviator's Bombshell Calendar, available now for purchase, supports the $5,000 Mary Alice Beatty Scholarship for women ages 17 through 25 pursuing careers in aviation and aerospace technology.  This year's calendar features young children as early aviation legends like Bessie Coleman, Amelia Earhart and the Wright Brothers.  Calendars are available for purchase on our website or directly at the link http://www.southernmuseumofflight.org/calendar/ and are $20 each and are also available in the museum gift shop.

September 26, 2017 - Aero Dynamix Inc. (ADI) announces today that they have been awarded a Sole Source contract # N6883617P0694 from the US Navy (NAVSUP) to provide an STC for the TH-57 aircraft NVG modification that has been delivered to CNATRA for installation on numerous aircraft.

OSHKOSH, WIS. (September 25, 2017) – The Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce and Greater Oshkosh Economic Development Corporation share similar missions to advocate for business, industry and improved quality of life for all residents in our community, which is why our organizations support the sale of a portion of the Lakeshore Golf Course site to Oshkosh Corporation for its new headquarters.

"Pilots Insuring Pilots"

Bob and Lee Blankenship, owners of Lima Bravo Aviation Insurance Agency, are thrilled to announce their 2nd Business Anniversary, October 2017, and want to thank all of their customers for helping make this Agency a SUCCESS!

John Pyle, founder of Dads for Boys, spent most of his life chasing money in the fast lane. His marriage ended in divorce. A picture of success on the outside, he felt empty inside. In 1985 he took an airplane flight that changed his life. He sat next to Harald Bredesen who saw through the pretense and challenged John to deal with his relationship with God and his life in general.