Avionics

Avionics

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TKM Avionics offers new replacement navcoms

TKM Avionics is reintroducing a navigation/communications radio series to replace King, Narco, and Cessna/ARC series radios in general aviation aircraft.

Mar 26, 2015

Advocacy

Baker meets with key legislators on GA issues

AOPA President Mark Baker met with key allies in Congress to seek support on critical issues, including third class medical reform.

Mar 25, 2015

Article

FAA names 2015 National General Aviation Award honorees

The FAA has announced the individuals who are the 2015 National General Aviation Award honorees, recognized for their contributions to GA.

Mar 20, 2015
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Glass Cockpit

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New Meridian: Piper updates pressurized turbine single

Piper’s latest edition of the Meridian pressurized turboprop features updated avionics and six seats in club configuration for $2.26 million.

Jan 27, 2015

Pilot Magazine

10 jet pilot errors

After thousands of hours of instruction given to new jet pilots, certain patterns in errors and knowledge gaps become apparent.

Jan 09, 2015

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: Power, and distraction

After a complete electrical failure during an initial climb from the departure airport, the pilot of a Beech King Air 200 learned a valuable lesson from a simple but costly omission.

Dec 19, 2014 | comments
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GPS

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Aspen ATX100G ADS-B transceiver gets FAA OK

Aspen Avionics has received FAA certification for its ATX100G ADS-B transceiver, which provides both ADS-B In and Out capabilities using a 978-MHz UAT datalink.

Mar 17, 2015 | comments

Pilot Magazine

P&E: On Instruments

To many instrument-rated pilots, the Instrument Landing System (ILS) approach rates as the gold standard.

Mar 10, 2015

Pilot Magazine

Pilot Briefing: How the airplane has changed the world

A young filmmaker caught our attention in 2005 when he released his high-definition documentary.

Mar 09, 2015
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Nav/Comm

Article

TKM Avionics offers new replacement navcoms

TKM Avionics is reintroducing a navigation/communications radio series to replace King, Narco, and Cessna/ARC series radios in general aviation aircraft.

Mar 26, 2015

Pilot Magazine

Wyoming transformations

Afton, Wyoming—Before their transformations can begin, the worn, hard-flown Cessna 152s selected for the AOPA “You Can Fly” program must get to this mountain valley.

Mar 11, 2015

Article

L-3 unveils Lynx line of ADS-B products

L-3 Aviation Products has unveiled its Lynx line of ADS-B products, ranging from the basic NGT-1000, which provides ADS-B Out data, to the innovative NGT-9000, a 1090-MHz transponder and ADS-B transceiver with a touch-screen display and 978-MHz ADS-B receiver.

Feb 12, 2015
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Autopilot

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New Meridian: Piper updates pressurized turbine single

Piper’s latest edition of the Meridian pressurized turboprop features updated avionics and six seats in club configuration for $2.26 million.

Jan 27, 2015

Article

NTSB: Inexperience a factor in 2012 crash

Unfamiliarity with a newly purchased turboprop proved fatal for a Kansas family returning from a Bahamas vacation in 2012, the NTSB determined.

Dec 03, 2014

Pilot Magazine

Debrief: Automation misuse

Last year, during a predawn instrument approach in instrument meteorological conditions, a UPS A300 was destroyed and its crew killed when it struck terrain just short of the runway.

Nov 11, 2014
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ADS-B Transceiver

Advocacy

Baker meets with key legislators on GA issues

AOPA President Mark Baker met with key allies in Congress to seek support on critical issues, including third class medical reform.

Mar 25, 2015

Article

Garmin re-brands ADS-B line

Garmin International Inc. announced March 12 the rebranding of various Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast devices designed for general aviation.

Mar 18, 2015 | comments

Article

Aspen ATX100G ADS-B transceiver gets FAA OK

Aspen Avionics has received FAA certification for its ATX100G ADS-B transceiver, which provides both ADS-B In and Out capabilities using a 978-MHz UAT datalink.

Mar 17, 2015 | comments
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