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John Mininger has flown 750 children as part of the EAA Young Eagles program.
The long-time kit airplane manufacturer is refocusing on the fast-selling Evolution piston and turbine models.
Aspen is certifying a software upgrade for display of ADS-B IN weather data, and MD Helicopters picked Aspen MFDs for new single-engine MD models.
The modified wing, the LAM Aero System, improves performance the company claims.
Predictions call for an economic impact of $150 billion in China by 2020.
Paint and interior commemorate 50th year of the aircraft owners’ group.
After development of its new all-composite M10T and M10J, Mooney Aircraft will have four airplanes in production.
A redesign of several wing parts prompted the delay.
The ease of installation of Avidyne's IFD series navigators may lead to a less expensive ways for pilots to do the installations themselves.
The Textron Aviation subsidiary will supply CAP with 19 new aircraft and Kent State University with a new Skyhawk 172 as part of their multi-year agreement