Lycoming Engines announced a redesign of its Engine School and the 2019 training schedule. The training program is now a single class, 5-day course that blends content from both prior courses, which focused on engine theory and disassembly/reassembly. The intent of the redesign is to make it easier for individuals to attend the training in a single week format. Continue reading "Lycoming's 2019 Engine School Dates"
I know that "Kneeboard Notes" is supposed to be about flying as well as building--but winter weather seems to have settled into our little valley on the eastern side of the Sierra, and this week has presented low clouds, snow, freezing mist--all of those things that tell you not to open the hangar door. But that's OK - there's lots of building on on in the shop. Today, however, in addition to building we spent all day keeping an eye out for the FedEx truck because it was Engine Day! Engine Day - the special holiday celebrated by all homebuilders when a package worth at least a third of the completed aircraft arrives. In our case - more like 50%... Continue reading "Engine Day!"
D-Motor North America is returning to AirVenture and will be located in Booth 639 on Homebuilt Road. D-Motor NA is the Master Distributor of D-Motor engines. We will have examples of our 4 and 6 cylinder flat-head engines in the booth for all to see. We will have our US Dealer reps as well as company reps from Belgium at the booth all week to answer your questions. Continue reading "D-Motor North America returns to AirVenture"
Lycoming Engines published its 2018 EAA AirVenture activities that will take place July 23-29 in Oshkosh, WI.
Attendees of this show can visit Lycoming at booth 277-282 throughout the week. Continue reading "Lycoming Engines EAA AirVenture 2018 Activities"
Mike Busch is arguably the best-known A&P/IA in general aviation. He writes the monthly "Savvy Maintenance" column in AOPA PILOT and hosts free monthly EAA-sponsored maintenance webinars. Continue reading "Mike Busch Presentations at AirVenture 2018"
The Rotax Flying and Safety Club (RFSC) and BRP-Rotax are offering information sessions conducted by experienced RFSC instructors during the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 in Wisconsin, U.S.A., the world's largest annual gathering of aviation enthusiasts. Continue reading "Rotax Info Sessions Schedule at AirVenture 2018"