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Industry Round-up, July 19, 2019

This week, AVweb’s news roundup found reports on an upcoming fly-in in New Mexico, an aircraft financing company’s 25th anniversary celebration and...

uAvionix Developing Diversity ADS-B Device

Following the concept of the skyBeacon, uAvionix is developing another wingtip-mounted ADS-B Out solution featuring antenna diversity. Called the skyBeacon X, the...

Boeing and Southwest Sued For “Collusive Relationship”

If Boeing’s troubles haven’t already peaked with the 737 MAX’s return to service possibly drifting early next year, a civil lawsuit filed...

Garmin Updates G5 And G3X Touch

Garmin has added features to the G5 and G3X Touch EFISs ahead of next week's Oshkosh. New configurations of the G3X Touch...

Short Final: Airport In Sight

Returning home to Peachtree DeKalb airport in metro Atlanta, I heard the following:

Top Letters And Comments, July 19, 2019

This week's letters brought comments from readers about EAA founder Paul Poberezny, Pipistrels training future Air Force pilots and the legacy of Apollo 11.

Aviation: A Post-Retirement Career?

The second time I received a postcard showing a photo of a smiling...

Land of Enchantment Fly-In (LOEFI)

The 29th annual Land of Enchantment Fly-In (LOEFI) will be held on Sep 21, 2019 at Double Eagle II (KAEG, West Mesa Airport) in Albuquerque, NM.

AirFleet Capital Celebrates 25th Anniversary

AirFleet Capital is proud to announce their 25th anniversary of providing financing for aircraft, including single engine pistons, turboprops, helicopters and jets.
PICTURE OF THE WEEK: Painting the Waco
An artist paints a portrait of the 1929 Waco GXE at the 60th Annual National Waco Club Reunion at Wynkoop Field in Mt. Vernon, Ohio. The event was attended by 32 Wacos. This photo was taken with a Nikon D7500. It is uncropped and adjusted for contrast. Copyrighted photo by John E. Rees.

Now, From Someone Totally Oblivious on July 20, 1969

Was there some kind of space thing that day? Might have seen something on TV. Not sure.

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Apollo 11 In Photos

As we commemorate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's landing on the Sea of Tranquility on July 20, 1969, AVweb prepared a...