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Version 8.5 of Garmin Pilot for the iPad brings new functionality such as weight and balance calculations integrated with flight planning.
The Aircraft Electronics Association Market Report showed no uptick in avionics sales due to ADS-B equipage.
The Higgs step-piston two-stroke engine applies new technology to an old idea.
If you can’t go to EAA’s AirVenture, maybe a virtual visit is in order.
Charter management company plans base, fleet expansions.
BBJ Completion and MRO specialist also redelivers three BBJs following inspections and will get STC for ADS-B OUT.
Company announced the helicopter earlier this year and has previously delivered models to customers in Australia.
Version 8.4.4 adds Flight Stream 510 integration, Jeppesen chart integration, chart overlays and glide range ring.
"Both the H130 and the H125 are outstanding aircraft for business owners and executives,” it said.
Company added the Hawker 1000 to previous STCs for the Learjet 60 and the Gulfstream G200.