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NTSB Investigating 737 Nose-Gear Failure
The nose landing gear collapsed as a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-700 was landing at New York's LaGuardia Airport at 5:45 p.m. on Monday. Read More
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Two Avionics Companies Join Forces
Dynon Avionics, which manufacturers avionics for experimental and light sport aircraft around the world, has acquired Advanced Flight Systems, the two companies announced on Monday. Read More
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The 2012-13 edition of the Aircraft Electronics Association's Pilot's Guide to Avionics is now available. To request a complimentary copy, visit AEAPilotsGuide.net.

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Cirrus Sales Up, Cessna Down
A 60-percent drop in deliveries for business jets meant a $203 million decrease in revenues for Cessna in the second quarter, compared to last year, parent company Textron reported last week. Cirrus reported income growth of 36 percent so far this year. Read More
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Continental Buys Thielert Aircraft Engines
Continental Motors announced today that it has bought the bankrupt assets of Thielert Aircraft Engines for an undisclosed sum. The deal has been in the works for several months and overnight makes Continental the volume leader in aircraft diesel manufacture. Read More
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FAA To Issue 787 ELT Inspection Order
The FAA says it will issue an Airworthiness Directive this week to operators of the Boeing 787, requiring an inspection of the airplane's emergency locator transmitters. Read More
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Levil Technology's New AW ADAHRS
Levil Technology is out with a new portable ADS-B unit that included air data input, making it the industry's first portable ADAHRS unit. It sell for $1,395. AVweb's Paul Bertorelli recently flew it in his Cub. Read More
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SocialFlight Launches General Aviation Ambassador Program
You can play a key role in the revitalization of General Aviation! Join the dozens of volunteers in the new SocialFlight GA Ambassador program giving pilots more places to fly and helping organizations learn how to host successful aviation events! SocialFlight contains over 4,000 aviation events and is growing every day! Check out the no-cost SocialFlight app for iPad/iPhone, Android, and online at SocialFlight.com or contact info@socialflight.com.
WingX Pro7 Product Tour
Aviation Consumer's Paul Bertorelli walks through the features of Hilton Software's latest release of WingX Pro on the iPad. Read More
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Running Out of Gas: It Takes Focus
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