Gary Reeves of PilotSafety.org will provide free FAASafety classes at the 54th Annual Fly-In, held October 7th & 8th, 2016 at Gainesville Muni Airport, TX (KGLE)
Gainesville, TX — Texas Chapter Antique Airplane Association — Today the Texas Chapter AAA announced an exciting new safety program would be added to the 54th Annual Fly-In. The safety program would offer 2-3 free safety classes for pilots. Topics will include using new technology like iPads and Avidyne avionics to bring modern safety technology to more pilots.
Aircraft spruce now offers Airgizmos Airmounts with fixed, tilt, and suction capabilities for your iPad Mini or iPad Air in your plane. With mounting holes that are the standard 3 1/8” instrument, the AirGizmos Airmount with a fixed mount can be placed on your panel and hold securely. The AirGizmos Airmount with Tilt Mount allows for a 16° tilt up or down for a convenient setup while flying. For those looking for a mount for a rental aircraft, or a lack of space on their panel, try the suction mount. The AirGizmos Airmount with Suction Mount holds your iPad securely using a heavy duty suction cup to attach it to your windshield or any other smooth surface.
Grass-roots initiative introduces millions of kids to the possibilities of flight; Former chairmen including Harrison Ford, Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger and Jeff Skiles join current chairman Sean D. Tucker, in encouraging kids to take a Young Eagle flight in 2017.
EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (Sept. 9, 2016) — What started in 1992 as a program to introduce kids to flight has evolved 25 years later into an aviation movement powered by the world’s largest volunteer air force. The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Young Eagles program is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2017, a milestone year that began with the flight of the 2 millionth Young Eagle by former Young Eagles Chairman (2004-2009) and celebrated actor Harrison Ford at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh in July.
FAIRFAX, Minn., September 7, 2016 – A tip from a neighbor led J.T. Strange to Schweiss Doors for a customized bifold liftstrap/autolatch door for the hangar adjacent to his home at Obannon Creek Aerodrome Airpark in Goshen, Ohio.
LAKELAND, FL – SUN ‘n FUN and the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) are hosting the campus’ fourth annual Classroom to the Sky, a unique aeronautic learning experience for teachers on October 1, 2016 from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.. Over 40 teachers from five surrounding counties have signed up to be a part of this educational experience.
Women in Aviation International received a $10,000 grant from the International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) Foundation, which funds educational programs that advance commercial aviation. This is the second year that WAI has received an ISTAT grant.
PRIEST RIVER, ID - World-leading aerospace design, product development and manufacturing company Aerocet™ announced today that it received DGCA-Indonesia approval on the 6650 amphibious twin aircraft floats for the Quest Aircraft Kodiak 100.