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The IFD550 is intended to fill a niche for aircraft that would not otherwise be updated with integrated glass avionics suites.
Company has worked with more than 12,000 aircraft owners and businesses in some 140 countries to design customized aircraft paint schemes since 1997.
The demise of Mooney’s composite, diesel three-place airplane leaves reams of data and an opportunity for a new model in the future.
Another all-metal light sport airplane makes the jump across the Atlantic to the U.S. market.
Presales figures are up significantly.
Hartzell Propeller worked closely with Professional Pilots Inc. as it owns the STC and is marketing the conversion program from its facility in Indiana.
The FAA has approved installation of TruTrak Vizion autopilot hardware in Cessna 172s and 177s in preparation for autopilot approval this summer.
New versions of Garmin's Pilot app are available for both the iOS and Android platforms.
Under its upgraded plan, pilots are now rewarded with 10 Signature TailWins rewards points for every gallon of 100LL purchased.
Buyers choose paint, interior, avionics options and other extras.