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Airborne 09.06.13: Remembering Ken Wallis, WingX Upgrades, BIG Tecnam Order

Also: More SR22 Problems, Lancair Event Announced, AW609 Refinements, FAA/NTSB/Airlines Fussing Over Social media

A legend of aviation in the U.K. passed away. Wing Commander Ken Wallis, who was instrumental in the development of the autogyro, was 97 years old.

Wallis allegedly cheated on his eye test in order to become a bomber pilot in WWII and was awarded the Bomber Command medal after waiting 71 years for the recognition. The newest version of WingX Pro7, Version 7.1, supports the recently TSO’d NavWorx ADS600-B transceiver making WingX Pro7 the first major mobile aviation app to support ADS-B Out transceivers. The FAA has mandated ADS-B Out in all airplanes by 2020. Russia’s ChelAvia confirmed its continuing investment in significantly expanding its fleet of Tecnam aircraft by placing the largest order ever with Tecnam. Valued at 11 million Euros ($14.5 million), the order was placed recently at the Russian aerospace trade show. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!

Airborne 09.06.13 is chock full of info about the half-week period ending Friday, September 6th, 2013... Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Host Ashley Hale, and supported by ANN CEO/Editor-In-Chief Jim Campbell, Chief Videographer Nathan Cremisino, and Aero-Journalists Tom Patton, and Glen Moyer, this episode covers:

  • Gone West: Wing Commander Ken Wallis
  • WingX Pro7 Adds Support For ADS-B Out And FAA-Certified GPS Data
  • ChelAvia Places Largest Ever Order For Tecnam Aircraft
  • Judge Sets Nov 25 Trial Date In DOJ Challenge To American, US Airways Merger
  • FAA, NTSB, Airlines At Odds Over Release Of Information In Airline Incidents
  • LOBO Announces 2013 LOBO/Lancair Landing
  • FAA Issues SAIB For Some Cirrus SR22 Aircraft
  • Barnstorming: Why Aviation Can’t ... or Doesn’t... Sell
  • AgustaWestland AW609 TiltRotor Aerodynamic Improvements Tested
  • Oldest Stunt Pilot In Britain Decides It's Time To Retire ... At 90

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