On the Fly ... From AOPA Expo 2007
Sportsplanes.com said they will introduce the Breezer II LSA this fall, featuring a bigger baggage compartment and heavy-duty toe brakes to replace the handbrake lever on the current model. The Breezers are built in Germany ... .
Powerful Learning has released two new software products, the VFR Pilot Review System and The Private Pilot Study System. The packages use a new design, the company says, that is easy to customize, and they come bundled with an aviation reference library ... .
L-3 Communications announced on Thursday that its SkyWatch collision-avoidance system will now feature Verbal Intruder Positioning. Users will hear warnings such as "Traffic, traffic, 12 o'clock, three miles," in addition to the visual display. Current owners can add the function via a software upgrade ... .
The Wolf Aviation Fund is seeking grant proposals for projects such as education, public service, outreach, and research that promote GA. Deadline is Nov. 15 ... .
WxWorx announced on Thursday the release of its next-generation plug-and-play data receiver for XM WX satellite weather. The portable unit can be configured as wireless or connected ... .
AircraftLogs is adding fleet management service to its line of recordkeeping software for pilots. The company offers computer-based records for flight time, aircraft maintenance, expenses, and more ... .
Airguide Publications has published a new Flight Guide Online, a searchable database with airport and other info for pilots that can be accessed via the Web, a tablet PC, or PDA. The data is available by subscription for $89 per year for the entire U.S., or $35 per region.