The aircraft are scheduled to be delivered to Guangdong Juxiang General Aviation Co. Ltd, in China, who will operate the aircraft primarily for firefighting. K-MAXÂ® aircraft from the re-opened production line have been ordered by customers from around …
Source: bingKaman K-MAX aircraft accepted by customer
KATHMANDU: International Civil Aviation … Deputy Director General at CAAN, an ICAO Validation Mission made comprehensive assessment of CAAN focusing on Flight Operations and Airworthiness, the major oversight areas relating to aircraft operations …
Source: bingNepal’s civil aviation relieves from ICAO safety tag
Former US Airways pilot Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, made famous along with First Officer Jeffrey Skiles for their successful ditching of US Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson River in 2009, is taking a very public stand against the legislative push air traffic control privatization (H.R. 2997)—and he’s asking pilots to join him.
Source: aopaSully mobilizes pilots against ATC privatization
The House bill containing provisions that could remove air traffic control from the FAA’s auspices and hand it over to an airline-controlled private monopoly may have lost some momentum in Congress recently, with an expected House vote delayed for now. But as opposition to the bill builds, it does so in the face of relentless efforts every day by powerful congressional leaders and the Trump administration to force a favorable vote from reluctant rank-and-file lawmakers.
Source: aopaOutcry increases against a private air traffic control monopoly
TruTrak Flight Systems’ Vizion autopilot system received supplemental type certificate approval July 19 for installation in Cessna 172s and 177s.
Source: aopaTruTrak autopilot STC’d for Skyhawks, Cardinals
The book will make its debut next week at AirVenture as part of a series of 45-minute forum sessions that celebrate the company’s 50 years in the aviation industry. Attendees of Superior Air Parts’ forum will receive a copy of the book. Ross …
Source: bingSuperior Air Parts' Bill Ross Publishes Book
Garmin has introduced the GFC 600 and GFC 500, solid state attitude-based (AHRS-derived) autopilots for fixed-wing general aviation aircraft. The GFC 600 and GFC 500 incorporate a number of safety-enhancing technologies, including Electronic Stability and …
Source: bingGarmin unveils retrofit autopilots for general aviation aircraft
which is installed in-line with the aircraft’s existing transponder wiring and antenna to transmit the necessary ADS-B Out information. The GDL 82 also contains AutoSquawk interrogation technology, which interfaces with most Mode C general aviation …
Source: bingGarmin Introduces Another Solution To ADS-B Out For General Aviation
Seaplane pilots in Colorado are taking the direct approach in their advocacy efforts to eliminate a total ban on floatplanes using public waterways.
Source: aopaSeaplane pilots give Colorado a lesson in access
Student pilot Lauryn Spinetta, a 2017 AOPA High School Flight Training Scholarship winner, was absorbed in takeoffs and landings at her favorite airfield when suddenly, her emergency training took a realistic turn.
Source: aopaSolo student calmly handles precautionary landing