January 21, 2014
(above)In the clouds. Photo source: https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/562334_201384273372176_1146096530_n.jpg
(above)Helicopter over water, Belize. Photo credit: www.idesigniphone.com
(below)Sampo Kiviniemi took this photo of an airport taxiway. Photo credit: http://www.wherecoolthingshappen.com
(below) Some beauty is revealed only at a second glance. When viewed with the human eye, the giant asteroid Vesta, which was the object of scrutiny by the Dawn spacecraft from 2011 to 2012, is quite unspectacular color-wise. Vesta looks grayish, pitted by a variety of large and small craters. Photo credit: NASA
Continuing significant orders to the training market shows that Piper Aircraft is making progress in its three-year plan to gain market share in that competitive arena.
L-3 Aviation Products plans to join the general aviation ADS-B world with its Lynx MultiLink Surveillance System. The new products will be “specifically tailored to fit the panel and budget of today’s general aviation aircraft and pilots,” said Larry Riddle, vice president of sales and marketing.
It was a big day for the newly resurrected Mooney International Corp. Mooney president Jerry Chen handed over the keys to the first airplane to roll out of the Kerrville, Texas, manufacturer’s newly reactivated factory site.
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