Press Releases

Frederick, MD June 5, 2018 – Aviation Insurance Resources (AIR), a leading aircraft insurance broker based in Frederick, MD, holds fast to their tagline of “Pilots Protecting Pilots”. All the aviation insurance agents at AIR are pilots, and pilots that give back to the community they serve. Their 3rd annual Get into the AIR aviation scholarship’s June 15th deadline is quickly approaching.

May 30, 2018, Sandpoint, Idaho – One decade after the first delivery of a Kodiak 100, Quest Aircraft is pleased to announce the next generation of the Kodiak 100: the Series II.

As the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) celebrated its 75thAnniversary Homecoming at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas, members of Women in Aviation International and others in the aviation community honored those pioneering World War II women who have passed by visiting and decorating their graves during Memorial Day weekend.

Place your order over $100 online or by phone and pick up at The AirVenture Show Oshkosh in our booth. Orders for pick up must be placed by noon Monday July 16th EST and they will be brought to the show on our truck at no additional cost to you. All orders must be paid by credit card at the time the order is placed, and any products not in stock can be processed as a standard backorder following the show.

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin - (May 25, 2018) - The restorers of a North American XP-82 “Twin Mustang,” one of the most unusual fighter/escort aircraft ever deployed by the U.S. military, are aiming to make EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 its first public appearance to celebrate completion of an arduous 10-year restoration project.

Yakima, Washington – May 23, 2018 - Light aircraft manufacturer CubCrafters will significantly increase production of the line of light two-place tandem aircraft it manufactures in 2019.

“Goulian’s Qualifying session [in Cannes] was almost certainly the most stunning of this air race series ever.” – Three-time Red Bull Air Race World Champion Paul Bonhomme

Hot on the heels of Qualifying win and third-place race result at Cannes, France, this weekend American pilot Michael Goulian will defend his lead in the 2018 Red Bull Air Race World Championship at the season’s third stop in Chiba, Japan. 

San Diego, CA - May 23, 2018 – The San Diego Air & Space Museum’s Library & Archives recently launched a stunning new online exhibit commemorating the 100th Anniversary of U.S. Airmail, the Museum announced today.

inReach Mini is your go-to connection for maintaining off-the-grid contact. It’s our palm-sized satellite communicator for adventures where size and weight matter. inReach Mini lets you send and receive text messages, track and share your journey and, if necessary, trigger an SOS alert to contact the GEOS 24/7 emergency response team. With inReach connectivity, your family and friends will know they can stay in touch globally.

May 17, 2018 - Wichita KS - The Chipper STOL, a two place EAB aircraft kit from Belite Enterprises, is now available with a metal wing option.  This option substantially reduces build time, reduces drag, improves performance and will improve the resale value of Chippers.