Press Releases

When Echo Dogs White Shepherd Rescue Transport Coordinator Amy Lusty was trying to send Tulah from her boarding in St Petersburg, FL to her foster home in Naugatuck, CT she started with a ground transportation plan. Tulah is a gentle 6-yr old female white german shepherd, recently rescued, and was quite underweight so time was the essence. Amy had already secured many of the multiple legs needed for the trip but was still looking for some volunteers to fill some legs between Georgia and Delaware, so she turned to PilotsNPaws.


MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. – A bill to honor Civil Air Patrol’s World War II veterans with a Congressional Gold Medal passed the U.S. Senate Monday night under unanimous consent after gaining the necessary co-sponsors needed for consideration.

WICHITA, Kan., May 22, 2013 — Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announces the first production flight of its Turbo Skylane 182 JT-A took place yesterday at the company's facility in Independence, Kan. The aircraft has the distinction of being the first modern single engine aircraft powered by a piston engine specifically designed to run on Jet-A fuel.

Temecula, CALIFORNIA / May 21, 2013 — Quicksilver Aeronautics has dealers around the globe. In fact, significantly more sales are made out of the United States than domestically. The company started in the early 1970s and can boast 15,000 aircraft flying in nearly 100 nations. However, the American market remains Quicksilver’s home and they seek the best dealers to represent their aircraft.


GENEVA, Switzerland (May 21, 2013) – Beechcraft Corporation today announced that it has named Gama Support Services at Farnborough Airport, United Kingdom, a fully authorized service center for all Beechcraft products. Previously, Gama was a member of the company’s Global Customer Support network as an ASC for Beechcraft Baron and Bonanza and a limited service center for Beechcraft King Air products.

Frank Robinson founded the Robinson Helicopter Company in 1973. Today, thanks to Robinson’s emphasis on research, development and quality, the company has grown to become the world’s leading manufacturer of civil helicopters. Each of the company’s exceptional aircraft – the R66 Turbine, R44 Series, and R22 Beta II - was designed to perform as well or better than its competitors, but for significantly less money.

UMA, Inc. is pleased to announce our recent FAA/TSO C49b certification of our 2 ¼” Elec. Tachometers with Tach Sending Unit or Mag Pick-up models as well as our new line FAA/TSO C47(gauge pressure) & C45a (absolute pressure) Certification of our Ceramic Sensor Pressure Senders.

In June 1911, Clyde Cessna test flew an aircraft he built, becoming the first person to fly between the Rocky Mountains and the Mississippi River. Cessna Aircraft was later formed in 1927 and since then has grown to be one of the most well-known general aviation aircraft.

MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. – Civil Air Patrol cadets from the Alabama and West Virginia wings make up two of the 100 teams that will compete this weekend in the Team America Rocketry Challenge in The Plains, Va.