Aircraft Modified With CRM Training Seat Scheduled For Delivery
Cessna announced at the EAA's AirVenture 2011 that it has signed
a contract with Seneca College in Toronto for four 172 Skyhawk
aircraft modified with Cessna's Crew/Cockpit Resource Management
(CRM) training seat. The four Skyhawks will join the Seneca School
of Aviation and Flight Technology fleet of 14 aircraft that
includes eight earlier model 172s.
The IMC Club International said Thursday that Redbird Flight
Simulations ... manufacturer of flight training devices ... has
become a corporate member of the IMC Club and sponsor of the IMC
Club’s upcoming IMC (“I aM Current”) initiative.
The” I aM Current “(IMC) program consists of one
challenging approach with emergency practice per month in a Redbird
FMX AATD, ensuring IFR currency and increased proficiency for
100LL Alternative To Be Tested With Direct Fire Ignition
Swift Enterprises and Electroair are pleased to announce the
signing of a Testing Agreement. For the last five years, Swift
Enterprises has been developing 100SF, a high-octane unleaded
replacement for 100LL aviation gasoline that meets Grade UL102 of
the newly-published ASTM D7719 Standard Specification for
High-Octane Unleaded Test Fuel.
Small, Lightweight Mills For Ultralight, Experimental, And UAV
New Zealand-based Duke Engines LTD has introduced the world's
only commercial 4-stroke axial piston spark ignited engine, and was
showing it last week at Oshkosh. The engine is
lightweight, small, valveless, vibration-free, has very high power
density, and runs on most fuels, including kerosene/jet fuel.
Twentieth Century Fox To Release Epic Action Story Inspired By
The Heroic Tuskegee Airmen
A film described by its producers as "A high-flying action epic
inspired by the heroic exploits of the first all African-American
aerial combat unit" ... the Lucasfilm production of "Red Tails"
will launch on January 20, 2012, released by Twentieth Century
Veteran Pilots Aboard The Historic Replica Were Volunteers For
Two veteran pilots were fatally injured Saturday when the
replica Wright "B" Flyer they were aboard went down during a test
flight. One of them was a former president of the Wright "B" Flyer
non-profit organization which had built the aircraft.
Aircraft Sold At AirVenture, To Be Delivered Next Spring
A new Piper Aircraft twin-engine Seminole will join Redbird
Flight Simulations' innovative and multi-faceted aviation research
and development laboratory beginning in the first quarter of 2012.
Delivery of the training aircraft is set to occur next spring.
Cutter Piper Sales sold the airplane to Redbird Skyport of San
Marcos, Texas, where the airplane will be based at Oshkosh during
A mid-air collision has resulted the fatal injury or four people
in Alaska, as two floatplanes reportedly collided at 1414 local
time about 90 miles northeast of Anchorage near Amber Lake in the
Trapper Creek area.