BendixKing has a new integrated avionics suite for the turboprop market. The AeroVue, which trickles down from advanced avionics found in transport category and business jets, is a three-screen system with autopilot, dual AHRS, cursor-control device (CCD), plus cabin internet connectivity. In this video, Aviation Consumer's Larry Anglisano takes a look at the system in BendixKing's King Air, which was on display at AirVenture 2014 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
A year ago, Continental Motors invested heavily in aircraft diesel technology when it bought the former Thielert works in St. Egidien, Germany. AVweb's Paul Bertorelli recently visited the plant and prepared this detailed video on how the engines are made.
The FAA and the alphabets are getting a little nervous about how ADS-B Out seems to be such a non-starter for many owners. No kidding.
AVweb's weekly review of what's going on in aviation turned up news that Power Flow had broken its own record for sales of Tuned Exhaust Systems at AirVenture, Oxygen to Go, LLC and its founder Dr. Brent Blue were recognized by Delta Air Lines for significant contributions to persons with disabilities, the NTSB has proposed changes to its investigative procedures, and Bell Helicopter is about to deliver its 200th Model 429.
AVweb's weekly review of what's happening in aviation found everything from a flight program for young cancer survivors through new Hartzell props for the world's fastest turboprop to the newest recipient of the EAA's August Raspet Award and an NTSB training program in emergency communications.