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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

TruTrak Provides Steady Guidance for OSH17 Special Event Coverage!

The Amazing TruTrak Auto-Pilot Is Pleased to Present OSH17! Visit Us At OSH Display 3030-3031

Founded in 1999, TruTrak Flight Systems is a leader and innovator in the experimental and light sport aircraft autopilot market. TruTrak introduced the first digital autopilot and the now standard autopilot servo for use in this market. TruTrak autopilots are installed in a large variety of experimental aircraft, including, all Van’s RVs, all Lancair, Cub Crafters, Epic, Rans with new models added regularly. TruTrak was founded by Jim Younkin and Chuck Bilbe in 1999 and by March 2000 produced their first prototypes of the DFC 250 and Digital Basic Servo. Andrew Barker was hired as TruTrak’s first employee in September 2000. In December 2001, we were visited by Steve Fossett and a few people from Scaled Composites. We were asked to build an autopilot for what was then know as “project Capricorn”, which later became known as the “Virgin Atlantic Global Flyer”. The Digitrak started shipping in June of 2002, it w

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

Piper Trainer Sales Increase To Highest Level Since 2003

On Track To Deliver 87 PA-28 Airplanes

Sales of the Piper PA-28 trainers have grown to their highest level in 14 years, the company announced Monday at AirVenture. Piper has been be steadily regaining market position since 2012.  This year Piper is on track to deliver 87 PA-28s – a combination of single engine Archers and single engine, complex trainer, Arrows.  This increase represents a 15% increase in market share over the past 5 years.

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

BasicMed Information Rollout Begins

New Regulations Conjure Questions / Confusion

Dr. Brent Blue presented the first forum on the new FAA BasicMed Rule that went public this past May. A Senior AME himself, and perennial Oshkosh professor, Dr. Blue gave a thorough overview of the new regulation, its implementation, and some more nuanced circumstances that arenít fully vetted by FAA yet.

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

Redbird Flight Simulations Brings REAL Value To OSH17 Special Event Coverage

Redbird Flight Simulations - Join the Migration

Redbird Flight Simulations of Austin, TX was established in 2006 with the specific purpose of making aviation more accessible by using modern technology and careful engineering. Since its inception, Redbird has delivered innovative, reliable, and high-quality training devices to flight schools, colleges, universities, and individual pilots around the world. With more than 1,800 devices in service worldwide, Redbird has quickly become the fastest growing and most innovative training solutions provider in the industry.

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

ONE Aviation Provides Singular Support For Coverage of AirVenture 2017!

Having Re-Energized Personal Jet Flying Already, One Aviation Prepares To Do It Again!

ONE Aviation delivers innovative access to general aviation by bringing together a line of products suited to the missions and budgets of individuals and businesses previously grounded by the inefficiencies of larger aircraft. We produce safe, efficient, comfortable aircraft to be used by those who need an entry-level business aviation solution. We build airplanes for you. ONE Aviation markets, produces, and delivers the Eclipse Aerospace line of aircraft, including the Eclipse 550 and Eclipse SE jets, as it continues to further the development of the Kestrel aircraft.

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

Substitute For Leaded Fuel Set To Be Released By 2018

Piston Aviation Fuels Initiative Testing Two Top Fuels By Shell And Swift

As the EPA is being pressured from environmental groups to release findings on the harmful nature of leaded fuel, the Piston Aviation Fuels Initiative (PAFI) group is working hard to find a substitute once Tetra-Ethyl Lead is banned by the FAA.

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

Alpha Systems AOA Presents AV17 Special Event Coverage... With Attitude!

Alpha Systems AOA -- A Lifesaver For Today's Aviator

It doesn't get much more important than this... "I am committed to saving lives in the General Aviation community with our Angle of Attack product. We will continue to strive to make the best products at reasonable prices that will benefit pilots." - Mark Korin, Alpha Systems AOA, CEO / President . Alpha Systems is proud to announce new features and kits for EAA Oshkosh 17. With 19 years of continual innovations, listening to the needs of thousands of pilots, flight instructors and OEM’s to solve the most pressing problem in the General Aviation community; Stall/spin accidents.

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

Continental Invests 40 Million In Upgrading Their Manufacturing Facilities

Recently Acquired Southern Avionics, United Turbine And ECI

Continental is aggressively forging ahead to be the leader in the aircraft engine industry. Their aim this year is to improve their overall customer support, continue with new product development through internal engineering and purchasing target companies to enhance and fill out their product line. Through their acquisition of companies like Southern Avionics, United Turbine and ECI they are well on their way.

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

New Lancair Mako Is On Display At AirVenture

First New Product Since Company Relocated To Texas

The first new product since the relocation of experimental aircraft pioneer Lancair International to Texas is the 4-place Mako. Just in time for "Shark Week", the Mako is now on display in the Lancair booth at AirVenture.

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Thu, Jul 27, 2017

Sonex Aircraft Steps Up As An AirVenture 2017 Special Coverage Sponsor

Sonex Aircraft and AeroConversions Products exhibit at AirVenture 2017 -- Located in booth 605/622 in the North Aircraft Display Area

Be sure to catch the Sonex Aircraft Open House and Homecoming Fly-In the day before AirVenture begins, Sunday July 23rd, at Sonex Factory Headquarters, on the east side of Wittman Field. On display for the second year at AirVenture will be Red One, the factory prototype Waiex B-Model. The tricycle gear Sonex B-Model will also be on-display for the first time at AirVenture 2017, featuring the Dynon SkyView HDX Quick Panel. New for 2017 is the addition of the Xenos Motorglider to the B-Model lineup. The Xenos now includes all new B-Model Sonex and Waiex features, and B-Model Conversion Kits are also now available for Xenos. The Xenos brings unmatched affordability to the motorglider market. Continuing the Sonex heritage of serving the soaring community with a 24:1 glide ratio kit aircraft with all the great features of the Sonex and Waiex designs.

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