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GARMIN ANNOUNCES 2020-2021 PILOT TRAINING CLASSES WITH VIRTUAL LEARNING FORMAT

Garmin® is pleased to announce its pilot training opportunities through June 2021 will be transitioning to an entirely virtual learning format. This n… Keep Reading

Airforms Expands Axle Replacement Offerings

Anchorage, AK – Axles bend. Axles break. They seem to suffer the most on aircraft flown into backcountry locations and landed at off-airport sites. In… Keep Reading

Genesys Aerosystem’s Modernized Avionics Suite on Black Hawks Now Certified

Genesys Aerosystems and XP Services announce FAA Supplemental Type Certification (STC) approval of the Genesys modernized avionics suite for the UH-60… Keep Reading

Royal Flying Doctor Service in Western Australia Converting  Its PC-12 Fleet to Hartzell Five-Blade Composite Propellers

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) in Western Australia is improving the flying performance of its Pilatus single-engine PC-12 turboprop aircraft… Keep Reading

New model, now approved

The de Havilland Canada/Viking Air “Twin Otter” DHC-6 has received STC approval for the S-TEC 3100. The 3100 is a 3-Axis fully-featured, a… Keep Reading

GARMIN UPDATES GI 275 ELECTRONIC FLIGHT INSTRUMENT, ADDS GFC 500 AUTOPILOT COMPATIBILITY AND MORE

Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced an update for the GI 275 electronic flight instrument has been grant… Keep Reading

D2 AIR AVIATOR SMARTWATCH DELIVERS POWERFUL FLIGHT FUNCTIONALITY WITH A VIBRANT AMOLED DISPLAY

Garmin® International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the D2TM Air, its latest GPS smartwatch for the modern pilot with po… Keep Reading

GARMIN DIRECTOR OF FLIGHT OPERATIONS AWARDED FLIGHT TEST  PILOT HONOR FOR CERTIFICATION OF AUTOLAND

Garmin ® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced its Director of Flight Operations and Chief Test Pilot, Tom Carr, h… Keep Reading

MCFARLANE AVIATION PRODUCTS AND TEMPEST AERO GROUP EXPAND DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT

McFarlane Aviation, Inc. is pleased to announce an expanded distribution agreement with Tempest Aero Group LLC. The expanded product lines allow McFar… Keep Reading