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Sporty’s offers refurbished 172s

Sporty’s has struck a chord with flight schools and others looking for an affordable, like-new aircraft.

Jan 28, 2015 | comments

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Zulu PFX update released

A firmware update now available for the Lightspeed Zulu PFX headset improves battery life and customization.

Jan 28, 2015

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FltPlan, Angel Flight West partner to match pilots with flight needs

Commercial flight planning service FltPlan and Angel Flight West are integrating so that the nonprofit organization can match passenger needs with volunteer pilots’ existing flight schedules.

Jan 27, 2015
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Lightspeed adds stylish touch to annual promotion

Lightspeed Aviation has added a new twist to its popular promotion for a $500 getaway package. In addition to gift cards for avgas, a rental car, dining, and lodging, the company will give away its Markham leather flight bag.

Jan 09, 2015

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Lightspeed PFX gets personal

With all the recent attention to in-ear and on-ear headsets, Lightspeed has fired back with a cutting edge new over-the-ear model that takes noise attenuation and audio processing to new levels.

Oct 03, 2014

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Breitling becomes AOPA Strategic Partner

AOPA and famed Swiss watch maker Breitling have announced a Strategic Partnership that will support programs to educate and engage the next generation of pilots across the country.

Oct 02, 2014
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Aircraft Accessories

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Be prepared

As one family’s tragedy in the Kentucky woods on Jan. 2 captured worldwide attention, air safety experts renewed a call for pilots to be prepared.

Jan 08, 2015

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Stratus adds synthetic vision

The portable Stratus 2 ADS-B receiver has added several new features in recent months, and synthetic vision is the latest.

Jan 07, 2015

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Top tech of 2014

From laser guns to laser defenses, twisting wings and cameras that capture a propeller in action, 2014 was a busy year on the cutting edge.

Dec 29, 2014 | comments
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Apps

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FltPlan, Angel Flight West partner to match pilots with flight needs

Commercial flight planning service FltPlan and Angel Flight West are integrating so that the nonprofit organization can match passenger needs with volunteer pilots’ existing flight schedules.

Jan 27, 2015

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Rod Machado releases 'Aviation Learning Center' app

Aviation writer, humorist, and CFI Rod Machado has released a free app that serves as a clearinghouse for his instructional resources.

Jan 23, 2015

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FlyQ family upgrades available

Seattle Avionics, the designer and developer of FlyQ flight planning products, has announced updates including new versions of FlyQ Pocket and FlyQ EFB, and a new Web-based system called ATLAS.

Dec 01, 2014
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Aircraft Components

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Sporty’s offers refurbished 172s

Sporty’s has struck a chord with flight schools and others looking for an affordable, like-new aircraft.

Jan 28, 2015 | comments

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GA groups urge FAA to lower barriers to ADS-B

Fourteen aviation organizations have banded together to urge the FAA to take immediate steps to lower barriers to ADS-B equipage.

Jan 23, 2015 | comments

News release

GENERAL AVIATION GROUPS URGE FAA TO TAKE IMMEDIATE STEPS TO LOWER BARRIERS TO ADS-B

GENERAL AVIATION GROUPS URGE FAA TO TAKE IMMEDIATE STEPS TO LOWER BARRIERS TO ADS-B

Jan 23, 2015
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P&E Technique

“Simulated electrical fire,” I said. “What are you going to do?”

Jan 09, 2015

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Stratus adds synthetic vision

The portable Stratus 2 ADS-B receiver has added several new features in recent months, and synthetic vision is the latest.

Jan 07, 2015

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Stratus now records

A ForeFlight update to version 6.4 also updates a connected Stratus ADS-B receiver, enabling a new flight data recording feature.

Nov 20, 2014
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