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Thu, Jul 28, 2016

ANN's Daily Aero-Term (07.28.16): Overhead Maneuver

A series of predetermined maneuvers prescribed for aircraft (often in formation) for entry into the visual flight rules (VFR) traffic pattern and to proceed to a landing.

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Thu, Jul 28, 2016

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (07.28.16)

The Piper Apache Club

In 1978 a group of Piper Apache owners from the USA and Canada gathered in Hazleton, PA and formed the "Flying Apache Association".  The Association produced a monthly newsletter and had an annual fly-in in various locations in the  United States and the Bahama Islands. 

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Wed, Jul 27, 2016

Airborne 07.27.16-Oshkosh Day 3: WomenVenture!, NTSB on Part 23, CAF Update

Also: An American Airbus Flies To Oshkosh, Mooney Update, Comprehensive Jack Pelton Interview--Part 3

ANN’s Maxine Scheer attended the kickoff event to WomenVenture, the Women in Aviation Breakfast at the EAA Nature Center. The breakfast was attended by over 400 aviation enthusiasts, women and men, who were treated to a number of inspirational speakers from women aviation leaders. In this report from the field, ANN news editor, Tom Patton, talks with the NTSB Chairman in a discussion that includes how the FAR part 23 rewrite may affect aviation safety. ANN CEO and Editor-In-Chief, Jim Campbell, talks with Mooney to find out that their latest aircraft is about a lot more than just an added door. The first U.S. made Airbus A321 airliner shows up at AirVenture 2016 in the colors of JetBlue Airlines. Made in Mobile, Alabama, it carries the moniker of BluesMobile. ANN’s Jim

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Wed, Jul 27, 2016

Four Days And Eighteen Hours Later: A Successful Flight Across The Northern U.S.

How Quick Thinking And Practice Made For A Positive Outcome

I landed around 1630 CDT on Sunday at the World’s Busiest Airport. Fash back four days. After departing my home of western Washington on Thursday morning in my PA18, I headed east, with no destination in mind aside from Oshkosh.

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Wed, Jul 27, 2016

The Airplane Factory Presents AirVenture 2016 Special Event Coverage

The Airplane Factory Sling – Best-Handling LSA – A Real Airplane

The Airplane Factory Sling is a high performance, 2 place Light Sport Aircraft that fits the needs of private individuals as well as flight schools and flying clubs alike. The Sling has been reviewed by many as one of the best handling LSA’s on the market as well as being referred to as a REAL airplane, not just a toy! And with its sexy, yet aggressive aluminum construction you’ll be sure to turn some heads on the ramp. The Sling utilizes the ever popular Rotax powerplant making it a highly economical cross-country airplane. It features plenty of shoulder room and baggage space for you and a guest to get away for the weekend. The Ready-to-Fly Sling is delivered standard with the MGL Avionics iEFIS touchscreen, a sliding bubble canopy, hand stitched leather seats and dash, and much more.

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Wed, Jul 27, 2016

Trig Avionics Stacks The Deck To Provide ANN's OSH16 Special Event Coverage

Trig Excels In Affordable Avionics That Fit YOUR Panel!

Trig Avionics are experts in the design and manufacture of compact and innovative certified avionics for light aviation. Our dealer coverage continues to expand; we now have 642 dealers in over 46 countries, with an established Approved Trig Dealer network in North America of 378 dealers. Providing first class customer support in the U.S. we also have an Approved Trig Service Center at Mid-Continent Instrument and Avionics. This team provide support and service for all Trig products. 

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Wed, Jul 27, 2016

Airborne 07.26.16-Oshkosh Day 2: Solar Impulse, Sun Flyer, Stemme S-12

Also: AEA $$Giveaway$$, LAM Aviation, Able Flight, Jack Pelton On Aero-Medical Reform

We start our report this morning with something that has very little to do with the EAA AirVenture, but a lot to do with completing a record-setting event that has been more than a year and a half in the making. It has been announced that Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg have completed their circumnavigation of the globe in an aircraft that uses no fossil fuels and leaves no carbon footprint. Upon landing in Abu Dhabi, the Solar Impulse-2 conclude the journey that began on March 9 2015, and involved a total of 23 days in flight covering 23,240 nautical miles comprised of a 17 leg journey. ANN news editor Tom Patton talks with the Spartan School of Aeronautics about their use of the all-electric Sun-Flyer training airplane that will serve the purpose of training pilots and mechanics. Th

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Wed, Jul 27, 2016

OSH2016 Sponsor: 'Super-App' ForeFlight

Aviation's Super-APP, ForeFlight, Helps ANN Bring You Oshkosh 2016!

ForeFlight was founded in 2007 by aviation entrepreneurs who set out to build elegant, high-performing flight planning and flight bag apps for pilots. ForeFlight Mobile, the company’s flagship product, is used by individual pilots and professional flight crews all over the world to efficiently gather weather and destination information, route plan and file, access and manage electronic charts and maps, organize flight publications, reference as an enroute navigation aid, and manage iPad deployments.ForeFlight serves pilots in all segments of aviation, including personal, business, commercial, and military. In addition, the company’s Fanatical Pilot Support™ Team delivers amazingly fast and friendly customer service.

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Wed, Jul 27, 2016

The Future Of Aviation: It’s Electric

Airbus Group’s E-Fan Makes U.S. Debut At EAA AirVenture

Airbus Group is showcasing its ideas for the future of electric aviation at 2016 EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh this week with the U.S. debut of the Airbus E-Fan 1.2, an experimental electric aircraft recently updated with a new hybrid electric/gas engine. The Airbus E-Fan is on static display at the Airbus Group tent in spaces 63 and 64 of Aviation Gateway Park.

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Wed, Jul 27, 2016

Aero-News: Quote of the Day (07.27.16)

"There are so many new developments, and new technologies, and they're not going to do any good unless they're in the airplane." Source: NTSB chair Christopher Hart.

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