The "Superlight" Ultralight And The "Supertrike" Tricycle
Belite Aircraft has brought two new ultralight aircraft to
AirVenture this year, rolling out a low cost version of the
"Superlite" FAA Part 103 high performance single seat aircraft, and
a tricycle gear configuration as well.
Zenith Aircraft Company has announced a design gross weight
increase for the STOL CH 750 aircraft design. The aircraft design
gross weight has been increased from 1,320 lbs. to 1,440 lbs., an
increase of 120 lbs.
Product Line To Enhance Connectivity, Natural Stability of
Garmin is ready to plug pilots into the cockpit ... literally.
And they brought the goods to Oshkosh to prove it. Among the
company's line up this year are a pair of independent systems
designed to offer pilots a hearty flow of data-rich features to
include worldwide weather, voice and data communication.
Penn Manor High School Claims Transatlantic Victory At
Farnborough International Airshow
Student rocketeers from France, the United Kingdom and the
United States competed Friday in the Third Annual Transatlantic
Rocketry Challenge. The four-member team from Penn Manor High
School in Millersville, PA posted the best score to win the
Flight Testing And Modeling Basis For Next Prototype Currently
Attendees at the opening day of EAA AirVenture Monday were
provided an update on the progress of the Transition Roadable
Aircraft, or "Flying Car" and the unveiling of a scalable model of
the Beta Prototype (stage 2) next generation design.
25 Years Of The Venerable Caravan, 50 Years Of The C210
Cessna flies into the Experimental Aircraft Association’s
annual week-long conference - AirVenture 2010 - with a salute to
classic aircraft past and present. In addition to a static display
that includes its full line of piston and turboprop aircraft and
several business jets.
AIA And ASD Reaffirm Trans-Atlantic Industry Cooperation In
Industry leaders from the Aerospace and Defence Industries
Association of Europe (ASD) and the Aerospace Industries
Association of America (AIA) exchanged views on how to expand their
close collaboration at a meeting at the Farnborough International
Airshow Tuesday morning.
It's The First Time The Carbon Molocules Have Been Seen Outside
Astronomers using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope have discovered
carbon molecules, known as "buckyballs," in space for the first
time. Buckyballs are soccer-ball-shaped molecules that were first
observed in a laboratory 25 years ago.
If you've been saving your loose change in a jar for the day you could finally spring for the Bose Aviation Headset Ten, keep the jar going, but you won't be buying a Ten. The product has been discontinued effective immediately. The replacement is the Bose Aviation Headset A20, and you'll like it.
AirVenture now has a dedicated hangar for homebuilt aircraft in the "old NASA pavilion" located by the government pavilion. The hangar was formally dedicated Monday night by EAA President Tom Poberezny.
This is Aero TV's Daily Update on EAA AirVenture Oshkosh for
Monday, July 26th
The topic on everyone's mind on opening day was the recent
record rainfall. In his remarks, EAA Chairman and President Tom
Poberezny addressed the issue. And... In an unexpected
announcement, Poberezny introduced the man who will replace him as
President of EAA.
If you've been saving your loose change in a jar for the day you
could finally spring for the Bose Aviation Headset Ten, keep the
jar going, but you won't be buying a Ten. The product has been
discontinued effective immediately. The replacement is the Bose
Aviation Headset A20, and you'll like it.
AirVenture now has a dedicated hangar for homebuilt aircraft in
the "old NASA pavilion" located by the government pavilion. The
hangar was formally dedicated last night by EAA President Tom
Poberezny. The hangar's sponsor is Aircraft Spruce and Speciality,
a supplier of homebuilder materials, tools and pilot supplies.
Outside the hangar were a Sonex by Robert Carson, a Kitfox with a
Radial Engine by John McBean, an RV-12 by John Nines and the
Maverick Flying Car by Steve Saint.
New Bose Headset Offers Significant Noise Cancelling
Bose introduced its newest noise cancelling headset early Monday
morning at AirVenture at Oshkosh. The company says the A20 Aviation
Headset is the result of more than 30 years of ongoing research in
noise reduction technology.
System Detects And Corrects Unsafe Flight Conditions Even When
A new safety and flight stability augmentation system from
Garmin will be available on Cirrus SR-Series Aircraft for new
orders scheduled for Fall 2010 delivery, Cirrus announced Sunday
just before the opening of AirVenture 2010.
Dr. Peggy Chabrian, President of Women in Aviation, runs a great
organization. And it comes to AirVenture with numerous
announcements and activities throughout the week to reach out to
and recognize women in aviation.
The Brookings Institution released a study Monday pointing to
Wichita, the home of Bombardier Learjet, Cessna Aircraft Company,
and Hawker Beechcraft Corporation, as the leading U.S. city with
respect to exports driving Gross Metropolitan Product (GMP).