Press Releases

College Well Equipped to Approach High School Students about Aviation

Champaign, ILLINOIS (Parkland College) — Every pilot, every aviation company, every flying organization knows a compelling need exists to reach out to young people to interest them in aviation. Especially airline companies readily admit the imperative and active pilots know the industry should do more to share their interest in flying and the workplace opportunities it can bring.

Bifold liftstrap/autolatch doors surpass expectations

HECTOR, Minn., December 10, 2015 – You have to appreciate anyone who makes your life a little simpler. Dr. Karl Rogers of Nashville had two bifold liftstrap/autolatch doors from Schweiss Doors installed on his hangar and he couldn’t be happier.

Priest River, ID, – Aerocet, Inc., a world leader in aerospace design, product development and manufacturing, announced the appointment of Garry Hojan as chief executive officer. In this role, Hojan will be responsible for the overall business strategy and direction for Aerocet, a privately held corporation.

Funds to Enhance Girls in Aviation Day 2016

December 8, 2015 -  Women in Aviation International received a $7,500 grant from the International Society of Transport Aircraft Training (ISTAT) Foundation, which funds educational programs that advance commercial aviation.

ICON New York City Media Tour

Following the success of our West Coast media launch, the ICON team traveled to New York City to introduce the A5 to some of the world's leading business and lifestyle publications. ICON pilots demonstrated the A5's capabilities with a flight profile that included takeoffs and landings on the Hudson River, stunning views of the New York skyline, a lap around the Statue of Liberty, and a loop around Lower Manhattan. ICON's New York visit also gave A5 position holders the opportunity to experience the A5, offering an unforgettable flight against one of the world's most iconic backdrops.

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Visit Aircraft Spruce and take advantage of winter promotions. Aircraft Spruce is now extending promotions by aviation manufacturers including AKG, Bose, Flight Outfitters, Garmin, Icom, JPI, Lightspeed, Redbird, Trutrak, Yaesu and more. Explore the “current promotions” page and find all of the most recent promotions available at Aircraft Spruce.

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. – The U.S. Air Force Auxiliary Civil Air Patrol turns 74 today with its 58,000 members poised to celebrate their rich heritage of volunteer service.

Frederick, MD – Families are invited to join Santa Claus and children’s book sensation Turbo the Flying Dog at Paws and Planes: Holiday at the Airport. The event is being held at the AOPA National Aviation Community Center at the Frederick Municipal Airport on Saturday, December 12, 2015 from 1pm to 4pm and will feature photos with Santa and Turbo, educational activities, story times, and a book signing. Santa will arrive by plane at 1:15pm to start the festivities.

Saturday, December 19, 2015
Heaven's Landing Club House