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Beringer announces new wheels for certified, light aircraft

Beringer Wheels and Brakes announced the availability of several types of aircraft wheels on July 29 at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and said a new anti-groundloop tailwheel design is forthcoming.

Jul 29, 2014

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Flight Design says four-place aircraft on schedule

Flight Design says production and testing of its four-seat C4 is on target despite the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.

Jul 29, 2014

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Aviation organizations offer education, training scholarships

Aviation organizations are offering scholarships covering education, flight training, and maintenance training.

Jul 29, 2014
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Single Engine

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Beringer announces new wheels for certified, light aircraft

Beringer Wheels and Brakes announced the availability of several types of aircraft wheels on July 29 at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and said a new anti-groundloop tailwheel design is forthcoming.

Jul 29, 2014

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Flight Design says four-place aircraft on schedule

Flight Design says production and testing of its four-seat C4 is on target despite the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.

Jul 29, 2014

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Cessna to offer diesel-powered Skyhawk

Topping a list of Cessna Aircraft news released at EAA AirVenture is a 155-horsepower diesel-powered Cessna 172 Turbo Skyhawk JT-A.

Jul 28, 2014 | comments
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Business Jet

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Cessna to offer diesel-powered Skyhawk

Topping a list of Cessna Aircraft news released at EAA AirVenture is a 155-horsepower diesel-powered Cessna 172 Turbo Skyhawk JT-A.

Jul 28, 2014 | comments

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HondaJet brings first production aircraft to AirVenture

The first production HondaJet made its public debut at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, on July 28.

Jul 28, 2014

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Flight testing moving forward on the Cirrus SF50 Vision jet

Flight testing is moving forward on the Cirrus SF50 Vision jet and customer deliveries are expected in late 2015, Cirrus officials said.

Jul 28, 2014
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Experimental

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Airbus Group joins Perlan Project to soar to 90,000 feet

The Perlan Project announced Airbus Group as a partner in Perlan Mission II, an effort to soar to 90,000 feet and explore the edges of space.

Jul 28, 2014

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Pelton hits FAA delays on third class medical

EAA Chairman Jack Pelton called FAA delays on third class pilot medical reform “deeply frustrating.”

Jul 28, 2014

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In-flight Charger

Chip Yates, who set five electric aircraft world records in 2012, now aims to cross the Atlantic on battery power.

Jul 28, 2014
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Light Sport Aircraft

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Beringer announces new wheels for certified, light aircraft

Beringer Wheels and Brakes announced the availability of several types of aircraft wheels on July 29 at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and said a new anti-groundloop tailwheel design is forthcoming.

Jul 29, 2014

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First production Icon A5 makes a splash at AirVenture

The first production Icon A5 amphibious light sport aircraft made a big splash at a company event that kicked off the EAA AirVenture show on July 27.

Jul 28, 2014

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MVP Aero developing light sport amphib

MVP Aero is developing a $189,000 light sport amphibious seaplane that doubles as a camper and is expected to fly in 18 months, with deliveries in 2017.

Jul 27, 2014 | comments
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Seaplane

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Big city seaplanes

A seaplane base on the East River turns an hours-long drive from Manhattan to the Hamptons into a brief flight.

Jul 15, 2014

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Water lacking, floatplanes launch from trailer

A half-ton Dodge truck lines up on the centerline. As the pickup accelerates, the floatplane trailered behind it adds power, lifts off, banks left, and departs: just another floatplane launch by Joe Sprague of Cadillac Aircraft Services in Cadillac, Mich.

Apr 24, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

Alaska seminar launches float season

Alaska seaplane pilots will gather at Lake Hood April 26 for a day of free seminars, briefings, and conversation to kick off the season.

Apr 17, 2014
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Turboprop

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BendixKing debuts AeroVue, certifies KSN 770/765

BendixKing announced the AeroVue, a new cockpit retrofit for the Beechcraft King Air 200, on July 28.

Jul 28, 2014

Pilot Magazine

Quick Look: King Air 100

Beech has a long history of introducing successful derivatives of the King Air, the world’s most popular business twin turboprop.

May 13, 2014

Pilot Magazine

Briefing: Record-setter

Airshow performer Spencer Suderman appears to have set a new world record with an 81-turn, three-minute-plus inverted flat spin in a Pitts S–2B that took him from 23,000 feet to less than 2,000 feet over the California desert.

May 13, 2014
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