The Federal Aviation Administration's National Kit Evaluation Team has reviewed and approved the Carbon Cub EX-3 and that the aircraft has been added to the list of Amateur-Built Aircraft Kits that satisfy the majority build requirement (commonly referred to as the 51% rule) on the FAA website. The EX-3 joins the original Carbon Cub EX kits on the list, which the FAA provides as a service to prospective aircraft builders researching kit options. Continue reading "Carbon Cub EX-3 NKET Approved"
"We are very proud of the outstanding support that our forum series has received over the years," Hayes said. "We see many of the same people returning year-after-year and each time they tell us they've learned something new about the care and operation of their aircraft's engine." Continue reading "Superior Engines Daily Forums at AirVenture 2019"
Garmin announced aviation webinars through June of 2019. Ranging from Garmin Pilot tips and tricks, cost-effective autopilot upgrades to low-cost avionics solutions, these free webinars offer pilots a broad overview of the latest Garmin has to offer, while also providing a general operational overview of its product line. Continue reading "Garmin's aviation webinars"
TruTrak Flight Systems set out to deliver a budget-based retrofit autopilot for certified aircraft with the Vizion system and has been delivering the system for installation in a variety of aircraft. Aviation Consumer Magazine Editor Larry Anglisano caught up with TruTrak's Andrew Barker at Sun 'n Fun 2019 for an update on approvals and interfacing. Continue reading "TruTrak Autopilot Update At Sun 'n Fun"
The SUN 'n FUN International Fly-In and Expo announced a name change for its 2020 Fly-In event. The largest fundraising event for the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) will be renamed the SUN 'n FUN Aerospace Expo. Next year's event will be held March 31 - April 5 2020. Continue reading "SnF Announces New Name: SUN 'n FUN Aerospace Expo"
With a total of 12 functions, the AeroVonics AV-20 incorporates an array of capabilities packed into a single, 2-inch form-factor instrument.
The AV-20 provides standby attitude, probeless angle-of-attack, slip/skid, G-meter, clock, outside air temperature, bus voltage, dual user timers, engine-run timer, flight-timer, density altitude display, true airspeed and audio alerting. Its internal battery provides 30 minutes of automatic emergency full-function backup in the event of power loss. Continue reading "AeroVonics AV-20 and AV-30 - Digital Displays in 2" and 3-1/8" Sizes"