Press Releases

Terryville, CT May 8, 2009 – HotSeat Chassis has created a low cost Flight Simulator with a true 200+ degree field of view that delivers the “In the *censored*pit Experience”™. The HotSeat Pilot Pro boasts a vibrant triple screen display with the patented Slide Away™ design for easy entry and exit. The innovative design immerses the pilot in the *censored*pit of the aircraft with the full scope of visual flight markers.
Demand According to FAA records, over 100 Remos aircraft are registered in the United States. At the time of the writing of this article, more than a dozen were for sale in the major aircraft trade publications, around 10 percent of the total fleet. Research for this study was obtained in part from Aircraft Bluebook, Aircraft Bluebook’s Historical Value Reference, Controller, Trade-A-Plane, AeroTrader and the FAA registry web site.
Homedale, ID--Kitfox Aircraft LLC will be unveiling the Kitfox Super Sport SLSA at Sun-n-Fun in Lakeland, FL. The press conference was held on April 22, 2009 at 8:00 am in the media tent
Demand There are approximately 4,216 Piper Cherokee PA-28-180’s on the FAA Registry. Of these, approximately 25 are currently listed for sale. This equates approximately one percent of the total active fleet. Days on Market have been in the range of six months. Over the last few years, the number of Cherokee PA-28-180’s offered for trade at any given time has averaged no more than one percent of total inventory.
Corona, CA – Aircraft Spruce & Specialty will begin distributing printed copies and CD versions of their new 2009-2010 catalog at EAA’s AirVenture 2009. Now over 800 pages, the Aircraft Spruce catalog has become to aviation what the Sears and Montgomery Ward catalogs were to all Americans a century ago. Few people today begin a homebuilt or restoration project without an Aircraft Spruce catalog and most people who own a certified aircraft find it invaluable for routine maintenance, upgrades, and pilot supplies.