Pick up Your Aircraft Spruce Orders at Oshkosh 2018

Place your order over $100 online or by phone and pick up at The AirVenture Show Oshkosh in themAircraft Spruce booth. Orders for pick up must be placed by noon Monday July 16th EST and they will be brought to the show by truck at no additional cost to you. All orders must be paid by credit card at the time the order is placed, and any products not in stock can be processed as a standard backorder following the show. Continue reading "Pick up Your Aircraft Spruce Orders at Oshkosh 2018"

Garmin's new inReach mini two-way satellite communicator

Garmin_InReachMini

Garmin announced the inReach Mini, a smaller and more compact satellite communicator with available two-way messaging and a 24/7 SOS function when combined with an inReach subscription to access the Iridium® satellite network. Measuring just under 4 inches tall by 2 inches wide, and weighing 3.5 ounces, the inReach Mini can easily be carried in a backpack, boat, plane, or glovebox. No more worrying about spotty coverage or being within range of a cell tower - the inReach Mini works anywhere when using the Iridium satellite network. Continue reading "Garmin's new inReach mini two-way satellite communicator"

Superior Air Parts Offers Factory-New Continental A65 Cylinders

Superior's reintroduction of the popular cylinders gives owners of classic 1940's era Piper Cubs, Aeronca Champions, Ercoupes, Taylorcrafts and other types a much more reliable and cost-effective alternative to rebuilding worn out cylinders.

Scott Hayes, VP, Sales and Marketing for Superior Air Parts, Inc., announced that the company has begun delivering factory-new Millennium Cylinders for the popular Continental Motors O-170/A65 engine. Continue reading "Superior Air Parts Offers Factory-New Continental A65 Cylinders"

Aircraft Spruce Super Sale Dates

Aircraft Spruce will hold it annual Super Sales at three locations in 2018:

In addition to the sale, visitors at the Peachtree City event can attend EAA SportAir workshops: Van's RV Aircraft Fiberglass Techniques, and Van's RV Assembly. Continue reading "Aircraft Spruce Super Sale Dates"

New Integrated Flight Deck For Experimentals from BendixKing

BendixKing XVue Touch

With little fanfare, at Sun 'n Fun 2018 BendixKing was showing its new XVue Touch integrated flight deck for experimental aircraft. Priced at $5499, the XVue Touch system has a high-resolution (near 4K graphics) 10.1-inch WUXGA color display with split-screen capability. The coated glass used on the display is anti-scratch, anti-glare and anti-smudge. The tech trickles down, in part, from hardware used in the F-16 fighter aircraft's avionics, according to BendixKing. Continue reading "New Integrated Flight Deck For Experimentals from BendixKing"

Lancair Mako Turbo arrives at Sun 'n Fun 2018

Lancair Mako on approach
Lancair Mako on approach

Lancair's newest high-performance composite aircraft arrived in Florida this week for the annual Sun N Fun exhibition. Adding an intercooled twin-turbo Lycoming TIO-540 powerplant to the capable 4-place airframe results in a cruise speed increase of some 30 knots or more. Featuring the lowest drag, longest range and highest useful load in its class, the MAKO may be seen on display in Lancair's Sun N Fun booth #MD-23. Continue reading "Lancair Mako Turbo arrives at Sun 'n Fun 2018"