Press Releases

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. -- Civil Air Patrol’s Cadet Officer School, one of the top professional development opportunities available to America’s youth, will be in session, beginning Tuesday in Alabama.

INDIANAPOLIS - Eagle Creek Aviation Services, a leading provider of aircraft services and aircraft sales, will be showing its Garmin G1000-equipped Twin Commander at the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2013 July 29-Aug. 4.

For 51 weeks a year, EAA is an international community of more than 160,000 aviation enthusiasts that share their passions for flying, building, and restoring of recreational aircraft. But for one week each summer, EAA members and aviation enthusiasts totaling more than 500,000 from more than 60 countries attend EAA AirVenture at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

Minneapolis, MN - Intercomp has introduced another industry first with adding AWBS to their free weighing app for the iPad®! The iACWeigh 1.1™ App is a free download from the iTunes® store and offers even more ways to view and process weight data! The Intercomp iACWeigh 1.1™ App can communicate directly with Intercomp RFX™ Wireless scales with RS232 Output via the new iACWeigh™ Module, sold separately.

“We’ll be open before Oshkosh is ended,” said William C. “Bill” Weeks Jr., General Manager of Cascade Aircraft Management ( “We look forward to more flying days, better test-flying weather, and a better environment for our paint shop; and customers will find it’s easier to reach us (near Boise) than in our old home in Redmond (OR).”

Euless, TX - Aero Dynamix, Inc. will be attending the ALEA conference in Orlando, Florida this week. Please stop by and see us at booth #300-302. ADI is happy to announce that it will again be helping with the “PIG PICKIN” event by cosponsoring the “PIG PICKIN BBQ PIT”.

 Phil Lockwood’s Rotax Aircraft Engine Forums Are Favorites

Sebring, FLORIDA / July 15, 2013 — An “Old Faithful” at airshows, forum talks by Phil Lockwood are perennial favorites, often filling forum structures to capacity. One reason these familiar talks are well attended is that Lockwood updates his seminars with the latest information. As America’s leading expert on the powerplants that lift the large majority of light aircraft — Light-Sport Aircraft and many kit-built aircraft — a Phil Lockwood talk has become a staple of airshows. Following is his EAA AirVenture Oshkosh schedule.

First Electric-Powered Aircraft Receives German DULV Approval

Cable, CALIFORNIA / July 15, 2013 — GreenWing International, a new company entirely focused on bringing the revolution of electric power to the global aviation market, is pleased to announced what the company believes to be a first in aviation worldwide. In February 2013, the German DULV organization sanctioned by the German government awarded its official certification February 5th, 2013.

Largest U.S. Rotax Service Facility Now Represents Engine Instrument

Sebring, FLORIDA / July 15, 2013 — Rotax Aircraft Engines power the overwhelming majority of Light-Sport Aircraft and light kit-built aircraft in the USA and throughout the globe. The Austrian company long term partner TL Elektronic was chosen to supply a Rotax-approved engine monitoring system (EMS) in digital form. Lockwood Aviation Supply announced it has been appointed the U.S. distributor for the Rotax EMS Integra for the new fuel injected Rotax 912iS.

iStart makes starting piston aircraft engines as easy as starting a car!