Blackhawk Modifications Announces Engine Upgrade Milestones

Blackhawk Modifications Announces Engine Upgrade Milestones »

Today at AirVenture 2014, Blackhawk Modifications, Inc. announced the completion of its 500th new engine upgrade on a customer airplane as well as a new engine upgrade option for the Cessna 208A Caravan and 208B Grand Caravan. More

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Quest Adds Autopilot Option For Kodiak »

Quest Aircraft is showing its Kodiak utility turboprop at EAA AirVenture this week for the 10th year in a row, and new this year, the airplane can be ordered with the Garmin GFC 700 autopilot... More

Icon Brings First Production Prototype To Oshkosh »

Icon flew its first production prototype of the A5 amphibian, ESN-1, for the first time on July 5, and this week, the company brought the airplane to EAA AirVenture. ESN-1 is one of three copies... More

Girl, 9, Hurt In Beach Landing, Dies »

Oceana Irizarry, 9, who was injured by a Piper Archer making an emergency landing on a Florida beach on Sunday, has died, officials said on Tuesday. Her father, Ommy Irizarry, 36, a sergeant in the... More

Hartzell Engine Technologies Acquires Plane-Power »

In a press conference at AirVenture today, Hartzell Engine Technologies (HET) (sister company to Hartzell Propellers—both owned by Tailwind Technologies) announced that it had acquired the... More

Mahindra Adds Airvan Floats »

Mahindra Aerospace spent last year learning about the North American market and the result is evident at this year's AirVenture 2014. CEO Arvind Mehra said that during last year's tour of potential... More

Textron Introduces Diesel 172 »

Textron says its introduction of a factory-equipped diesel option for the 172 Skyhawk reinforces its commitment to providing diesel options for customers. The Turbo Skyhawk JT-A was introduced at a... More

 

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EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014 Photo Gallery #1

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014 Photo Gallery #1 »

Couldn't make it to Oshkosh this year? Bummer. If it's any consolation, you're not alone -- plenty of AVweb readers have so-called "jobs" and "responsibilities," so we'll try to keep you up to speed not only on the latest announcements and... More

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SocialFlight: Providing More Reasons to Fly

SocialFlight: Providing More Reasons to Fly »

Two years ago at EAA's AirVenture, the SocialFlight app was born. Jeff Simon created an app that would run on the Web, any smartphone, and any table, and that, he hoped, would "shake people by the shoulder and say, 'Here's what's happening near... More

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The Prop Strike/Sudden Stop

The Prop Strike/Sudden Stop »

It's possible to do major engine/accessory damage without obviously damaging the prop by hitting water or heavy, tall grass that stops or slows the running engine. The FAA definition of a sudden stoppage, is the engine stopping suddenly in under... More

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CTS Releases Bell 407GX Recurrent Training

Computer Training Systems (CTS), the leader in computer-based aviation training, has released a Bell 407GX recurrent systems and procedures training course, specifically designed to meet Part 135 requirements.

CTS Expands Online Training Options to Include International Operations

Computer Training Systems, the leader in computer-based aviation training, has released a comprehensive International Operations overview course.

ANA Chooses Fox as its New Holistic Training Management System

ANA (All Nippon Airways) will implement Britannica Knowledge Systems' Fox training management platform as its new holistic solution for optimizing its training operations.