MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, AL – Col. Jayson Altieri, chairman of Civil Air Patrol’s Board of Governors, announced today that the board has selected John Salvador as CAP’s chief operating officer. The COO administers the day-to-day affairs at CAP National Headquarters at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama.
Schweiss Doors helps Minnesota man showcase his many interests
FAIRFAX, Minn., December 7, 2016 – One step into his residential hangar and it’s easy to see Harlan Rohner values his leisure time and be careful not to call it “down time.” The man is always on the go. He has snowmobiles, boats, vehicles and ATVs in his hangar, along with his Kitfox experimental airplane and his Enstrom 280FX Shark helicopter. Access to his Willmar, Minn., hangar is made easy by a custom hydraulic door from Schweiss Doors.
HONOLULU, Dec. 5, 2016 - Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor held a dedication ceremony Sunday to mark the completion of a $650,000 restoration of the historic Aerological Tower, which served as flight control center on December 7, 1941.
ORLANDO, FL - Founder of the website, Rachel Lietzke Payne, launched HangarSwap.com less than two years ago and has hit a recording breaking month for November. The website caters to the general aviation community providing a safe and reliable place to buy and sell airplane parts. Payne launched the site after being burned one too many times by other online marketplaces. She vowed to create a space where aircraft owners, mechanics, and shops could find what they needed for their aircraft.
Visit Aircraft Spruce for a number of options on Tanis Products. Tanis was the first to develop engine-mounted preheat systems for piston engines, offer helicopter preheat, turbine preheat, and the first and only manufacturer to meet requirements for FAA Supplemental Type Certification. Tanis preheat kit contains threaded heat elements located in each cylinder assembly and pad heat elements for the engine crankcase/oil sump/oil tank. This multipoint configuration fully preheats the engine and attached accessories. Power is routed to the elements through a dedicated wiring assembly with LED system power indication and circuit overload protection standard.
Frederick, MD, November 22, 2016 –Over 300 families gathered at Frederick Municipal Airport last Saturday to welcome Santa Claus to Frederick at the 2nd Annual Paws and Planes: Holiday at the Airport. After Santa arrived at the AOPA National Aviation Community Center by plane kids lined up to meet him and Mrs. Claus, enjoyed aviation and rescue activities, and met children’s book sensations Turbo the Flying Dog and his best friend, Olive.