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Aircraft maintenance: Tips to clean your engine compartment

Serious problems can arise when attempting to clean an aircraft engine and cowl if proper care isn't taken.

Jul 06, 2015 | comments

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CubCrafters launches Carbon Cub FX builder assistance program

CubCrafters now assists amateur builders with a five-day work session to assemble a nearly complete Carbon Cub FX.

Jun 29, 2015

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Swifts flock to Corvette country

Pilots of sleek World War II-era Temco Globe Swift aircraft showed off their flying skills, modifications, and camaraderie at the 2015 Swift annual convention.

Jun 22, 2015 | comments
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CubCrafters launches Carbon Cub FX builder assistance program

CubCrafters now assists amateur builders with a five-day work session to assemble a nearly complete Carbon Cub FX.

Jun 29, 2015

Article

Missouri Cub Scouts learn aviation at Zenith day camp

More than one hundred Missouri Cub Scouts climbed into cockpits, pulled rivets, and learned about aviation from pilot and Zenith Aircraft Co. President Sebastien Heintz.

Jun 15, 2015

Pilot Magazine

Pilot Briefing: Budget Buy

There were 2,484 Piper Tomahawk trainers built from 1977 to 1982.

Jun 09, 2015
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No-fly map for drones

With consumer-grade unmanned aircraft selling like hotcakes, a California firm released a free online tool to help operators steer clear of trouble.

Jun 03, 2015 | comments

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Consider a flexible aviation loan for your next aircraft purchase

Traditional aircraft loans are secured by an aircraft; that’s what buyers are used to. But a flexible aviation loan may be a better option for you. Before you make that decision, you need to know the differences.

Apr 20, 2015

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Buyer's market

It is still a tough market for selling used aircraft, but about as good as it gets for those looking to buy.

Dec 10, 2014 | comments
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Maintenance

Aircraft Maintenance

Aircraft maintenance: Tips to clean your engine compartment

Serious problems can arise when attempting to clean an aircraft engine and cowl if proper care isn't taken.

Jul 06, 2015 | comments

Aircraft Maintenance

Aircraft maintenance: Tips for refinishing, protecting your bird

Depending on the condition of your aircraft's paint, you may want to remove the oxidation and stained paint that lies close to the surface of the paint layer.

Jun 22, 2015 | comments

Advocacy

AOPA-backed tax exemption signed into law

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has signed an AOPA-backed bill to remove a 6 percent sales tax on maintenance performed on general aviation aircraft.

Jun 17, 2015
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