May 5, 2006
Anyone who has followed an AOPA Sweepstakes airplane project knows that the avionics upgrade is the most ambitious and time-consuming phase of the restoration process. And as the years go by, something noteworthy happens. Avionics become increasingly sophisticated, capable, and intricate to install.
And at the same time, the airplanes AOPA restores seem to regress to earlier and earlier vintages. Even though the Win a Six in '06 Cherokee Six is a 1967 airplane, things are going well thanks to the A-Team at the Muncie Aviation. Read the latest project update.
May 5, 2006
A state-of-the art medical facility on remote Tangier Island in the Chesapeake Bay serves as a lasting memorial to the late Dr. David B. Nichols’ dedication to providing medical care to the community for 30 years. Now, Nichols’ aviation legacy—flying a Cessna 182 or Robinson R44 to the island every Thursday to provide that care—is set in stone.
Daher-Socata announced that it had installed the first Garmin G600 and GTN 750 avionics in one of its 2004 TBM 700C2 airplanes.
Even brief flight under actual conditions can expose how well your basic instrument flying is serving.
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