Press Releases

Honolulu, HI – Hawaii state residents of all ages interested in career opportunities in aviation can apply now for multiple scholarships being offered by Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor. The deadline to submit completed applications is February 15, 2018, with winners notified by March 31, 2018.

Flying Musicians Association (FMA), a nonprofit organization for pilots who are musicians, will once again descend upon Sebring Florida for the U.S. Sport Aviation Expo from January 24-27.

OSHKOSH, Wisconsin - January 16, 2018 - Some of the world’s top air show performers have made their commitments to fly at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 – the World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration – as part of the afternoon and night air show lineups.

Mooney pilots gathered for the fourth consecutive year at the Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 534 hangar at the Leesburg International Airport, in Leesburg, Florida on January 13,2018.

January 8, 2018 - As the calendar year turns, we often reflect on what has changed and what remained constant. At Aviation Insurance Resources (AIR), the year of 2017 welcomed many new clients and maintained quality relationships with the old. Over the years AIR has grown from an emerging small business to one of the top aviation insurance brokers in the nation. What’s even more remarkable is that many clients have been with us continuously from the beginning. That’s almost 19 years!

Philadelphia, PA: Ken Cage, President of Operations for International Recovery Group, announced that his company has created a new corporation to better serve the aviation community.  The company is called Aviation Sales & Consulting Group, Inc and the focus of the company will be retail sales and consulting of aircraft of all types throughout the world.

FAIRFAX, Minn., January 4, 2017 – The new Toyota Music Factory in Irving, Texas is a 410,000-square-foot, 16.7-acre, American Entertainment complex developed by The ARK Group and the City of Irving and designed by Gensler, for roughly $200 million. The complex houses 20 restaurants and bars as well as retail space that includes a movie theater and bowling alley.

January 2, 2018 – Registration is open for the 42nd Air Race Classic (ARC), the annual all-women cross-country airplane race. More than 100 women pilots from around the country and the world are expected to compete in this year's ARC, which begins Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Sweetwater, Texas, and ends Friday, June 22, 2018, in Fryeburg, Maine.

Yakima, Washington – December 28, 2017: Light utility aircraft manufacturer, CubCrafters, is pleased to announce that the company now accepts BitCoin, as well as other popular cryptocurrencies, as a payment method on orders for new and pre-owned aircraft, and aircraft kits.

Ypsilanti, MI — Eastern Michigan University Aviation announced today that it has acquired an Ascend 172 from Suburban Aviation for use in its pilot education program. The Ascend 172 is a remanufactured Cessna Skyhawk which has been updated to “nearly new” status with state-of-the-art avionics, new paint, interior and components by Yingling Aviation of Wichita, KS. EMU Aviation operates a fleet of Cessna 172 at its flight training base on Willow Run Airport (KYIP) in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Suburban Aviation, located at Suburban Toledo Airport, was named an Ascend 172 dealer by Yingling in September, 2016 and took delivery of a demonstrator airplane in May of last year.