Washington, DC — The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) and Build A Plane announced that Weyauwega-Fremont High School in Weyauwega, Wisconsin is the winner of the fourth GAMA/Build A Plane Aviation Design Challenge to promote Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) knowledge among U.S. high school students. As the prize, four students, one teacher, and one chaperone will travel to Glasair Aviation in Arlington, Washington, to build a Glasair Sportsman from June 20-July 1, 2016.
May 12, 2016 - Lakeland, Fla. - Aerospace Center for Excellence will host “Fly Into Summer” on Saturday, June 11, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Aerospace Discovery at the Florida Air Museum, located on the SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus 4175 Medulla Rd., Lakeland, FL.
Nflight Technology continuously creates ways for pilots and camera fans alike to have convenience while capturing the best moments where ever adventure takes them. Nflight Technology has created the Elite Aviator Kit, which contains all Nflight products such as the Case, Exterior Billet Mount, Extreme Suction Cup, Audio and Power Cable for GoPro, Skeleton Case for GoPro, and the Nflightcam 58mm Propeller Filter. The Elite Aviator Kit is currently available at the reduced price of $149.99.
Birmingham, AL - May 12, 2016 - The Southern Museum of Flight invites women and girls of all ages to dress as iconic Rosie the Riveter to commemorate women workers of World War II, Saturday, May 21, beginning at 10 AM. Participating families will be able to meet and pay homage to local Rosie's and wish founder of the American Rosie the Riveter Association, Dr. Fran Carter a Happy 94th Birthday. A year-membership to the museum will be given to the best dressed Rosie. Councilor Kim Rafferty, Woodlawn JROTC national award winning color guard and 1940's entertainment group Ladies Night Out will be part of the celebration.
Roanoke, Texas (May 11, 2016) - JSfirm.com, the fastest-growing aviation job website, announced today a partnership with EAA in which JSfirm.com will help promote EAA's week-long Job Fair to aviation job seekers. The event will take place during EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016, The World's Greatest Aviation Celebration.
Torrance, CA — On 6 May 2016, Robinson Helicopter Company received FAA certification for its two-place R44 Cadet helicopter. Combining the best of the R22 and R44, Robinson believes the Cadet’s modest price of $339,000 (with floats $367,000) will appeal to the training market as well as operators that want the economy of a small helicopter with the comfort, power, and performance of a larger helicopter.
Tarbes, France, May 9, 2016 – Daher and equipment supplier Atelier Chabord today announced the commercialization of an exhaust silencer for the Socata TB 10 Tobago – a legacy aircraft manufactured by Daher’s Airplane Business Unit.