Dallas, Texas – Women in Aviation – North Texas Chapter is pleased to announce today it has been launched. The first initial meeting and membership drive will occur on Tuesday, October 28th at 6:30 p.m. at Bugatti’s Ristorante, 3802 W. Northwest Highway, Dallas, Texas.
10 October 2014 - A unique lightweight all-in-one “micro” ground power unit (GPU) that provides superior engine starts even on aircraft with over voltage sensitivities, as well as continuous power for powering up aircraft systems, has been launched patent pending by leading supplier, StartPac.
Shipping and commercial containers come in many forms and sizes, but many don’t have door accessibility. Even dealing with conventional containers with a door located at the end can be a hassle. Now Schweiss Doors can make any container, whether it be for backyard storage, rail or ship transport, much more user-friendly by fitting it with one or more hydraulic doors on the sides or both ends for increased, easy access.
EAA submitted formal comments on October 1st to the FAA’s proposed policy regarding non-aeronautical hangar use. EAA’s comments mirror the main points the organization has emphasized over the past two months. EAA is urging the FAA to recognize active homebuilding and restoration projects as approved aeronautical uses for hangars, and to permit hangar tenants and owners at federally obligated airports to have non-aeronautical items in their hangars, provided those items do not detract from the primary aeronautical purpose of the hangar.
EAA AirVenture 2014 was ICON's biggest show to date. On July 27 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, ICON publicly unveiled Engineering Serial Number 1 (ESN-1), the company's first production A5. To celebrate the occasion, ICON brought more than 100 team members to Oshkosh to attend the unveiling ceremony along with A5 owners, suppliers, guests, and members of the media. The video at the bottom of this page features the unveiling with commentary from ICON CEO and Founder Kirk Hawkins.
Midland, Texas (Sept. 29, 2014) — Media day for the CAF AIRSHO will be held tomorrow, September 30, at 10 a.m. in the Main Hangar on the CAF Campus, 9600 Wright Drive, Midland, Texas. Representatives from AIRSHO and the CAF will be available to discuss the highlights of this year’s event which will be held at the Midland International Air and Spaceport on October 11-12. CAF AIRSHO 2014 is presented by Frost Bank.