TCW Brings Two New Products to AirVenture

TCW Technologies is known for being the company with the products that can save the expensive avionics in your homebuilt in the case of...

Cockpit Video System

Whether you want to post a video to YouTube or Facebook, or simply share a flight with friends, Sporty's cockpit video system is all...

Aertronics Builds Garmin G900X Panel for Velocity

Aerotronics has been selected to build a prototype panel for Velocity's XL aircraft. According to Velocity's Scott Baker, “We are very excited about having...

Take Aviation Consumer's Headset Survey, Win Valuable Prizes

Do you like the headset you own? KITPLANES sister publication, Aviation Consumer, would like to know. It is conducting an extensive customer survey on...

Round-the-World Light Sport Tour Begins

Pilots Mike Blyth and James Pitman of South Africa have embarked on a round-the-world tour in the production prototype of their Sling Light Sport aircraft.

Grand Opening of the New Homebuilt Pavilion

EAA president and CEO Jack Pelton cut the ribbon for the opening of the new Homebuilt Camping Pavilion at AirVenture Sunday morning. This is...

RANS Chaos and Sakota Aerobats Are Back

Due to popular demand, the RANS S-9 Chaos and S-10 Sakota midwing one- and two-place aerobatic kit aircraft are back in production, the company says. Deliveries will begin in June. The two kits were discontinued about a year ago, and will be offered in their original form. We are happy that the planes have commanded such strong response, says Randy Schlitter, RANS CEO, and will strive to supply the same top notch quality [customers] have…

Pilot My-Cast Now on iPhone, iTouch

Garmin has announced that its Pilot My-Cast application will now be available for the iTouch and iPhone devices from Apple. Pilot My-Cast is an aviation weather, flight planning and flight filing app for U.S. and Canadian customers.Pilot My-Cast is designed to take advantage of the iPhone/iTouchs gesture-based user interface and includes five intuitive tabs at the bottom of the page for routes, flight plan, weather, airport information and settings.

Emag Air Announces Pre-Airshow Sale on P-Mag Ignitions

Citing the new economic realities that may keep many builders from attending the big airshows this year, Emag Air has decided that in place of the usual show specials, it'll offer a "pre-show" special on the Model 114 P-Mag ignition system for four-cylinder Lycoming and Continental engines in Experimentals. The special is 30% off the normal $1185 P-Mag model.

Such a Deal! Lycoming’s Factory-Rebuilt Price Break

Select pilots and owners will have the opportunity to purchase zero-time, factory-rebuilt engines for the price of a factory overhaul with return of a first-run core.

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