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Volume 29, Number 29e, July 22, 2022
CAE, Piper To Develop Archer Electric Conversion Kit
CAE announced at the Farnborough International Air Show that it is working with Piper Aircraft to develop an electric propulsion conversion kit for the Piper PA-28-181 Archer. The company says it plans to convert two-thirds of its Archer training fleet[…]   Read this article
Losing Lead Doesn't Drive Fuel Development, Preserving The Status Quo Does
I was talking with Alan Klapmeier the other week about a topic we both hold, if not near and dear, then certainly in the top five reasons why general aviation remains such a frustrating backwater. The story he told me[…]   Read this article
David Clark 'Fly a legend April 28 2022
Textron Donates $1 Million To AOPA You Can Fly Initiative
Textron Inc. has donated $1 million to support the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) You Can Fly initiative and its High School Aviation science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) curriculum. According to AOPA, more than 12,000 students in 44[…] Read this article

Jet Shades 'Fly cool and protected...
Sling High Wing
The Sling High Wing is evolutionary and revolutionary at the same time. It’s an entirely new concept for low-wing-producing Sling Aircraft. According to Sling Aircraft founder and chief designer Mike Blythe, the High Wing stemmed from a request by an[…] Read this article

Alsim 'Oshkosh 2022
Trig Introduces New Nav/Comm
Trig Avionics has officially introduced its new TX56 Nav/Com, noting that the addition completes the Trig stack product line alongside the company’s TMA44 Audio Panel, TY96 VHF Radio and TT31 Mode S Transponder. Measuring 33 mm high and featuring 8.33[…] Read this article

Kitplanes Weekly 'Sign up for the new...'
First F-15Es Get Eagle Passive Active Warning and Survivability System
Boeing has begun modifying the first two U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles with the Eagle Passive Active Warning and Survivability System (EPAWSS). Designed to provide “fully integrated radar warning, situational awareness, geolocation, and self-protection capabilities,” the electronic warfare system[…] Read this article