Better Performance For Mooney M20A-G, M20J Operators
Hartzell Propeller announced at AirVenture 2007 this week it has
received an STC to install a newly designed, two- bladed 74"
diameter blended airfoil Top Prop performance conversion kit onto
Mooney M20A-G and M20J models.
Columbia Aircraft announced Tuesday at AirVenture 2007 it
delivered 55 new Columbia 350 and 400 aircraft in the second
quarter of 2007, more than double the number delivered during the
same period in 2006. While the Columbia's 2007 delivery pace is
ahead of the figures posted in 2006, company officials caution that
comparing 2006 to 2007 can lead to misconceptions.
If you’ve gone through flight training, John and Martha
King have probably been beside you -- in their DVD/video courses
helping you through those rough spots and explaining things step by
step. The Kings are uniquely qualified to teach aviation. The
two hold every FAA category and class rating on their pilot and
Sometimes, an airplane just stands out. Adaptability to odd
applications, a unique shape, or a machine that towers head and
shoulders above the rest of the line -- any factor can qualify an
airplane as odd. Jan Christie's EP.9 is just that, on all
By Downloading A Microsoft Flight Simulator Add-On, That
Even though there can only be one winner of the Aircraft Owners
and Pilots Association's 2007 Catch-a-Cardinal Sweepstakes grand
prize of a refurbished 1977 Cessna 177B Cardinal, any AOPA member
can now fly it any time -- from the comfort of their own home.
Company Takes Orders, Announces Upgrade Path From
Last week, Lightspeed Aviation announced the company's latest
active noise cancelling (ANR) headset, the Zulu (as in, Zulu time).
This premium priced offering promises to be smaller, lighter,
quieter, clearer, and more comfortable than any previous Lightspeed
product, but the company doesn't expect Oshkosh visitors to just
take their word for it.
Jet fuel piston engine makers Thielert AG and SMA (Societe de
Motorisations Aeronautiques) held back-to-back press conferences at
AirVenture on Tuesday, coincidentally illustrating the tense
competition between the two companies.
She's here, but she's late. "Glacier Girl" touched down at EAA
AirVenture 2007 minutes before 1 pm July 24. The delayed arrival
forced "Glacier Girl," a "Best of the Best" contestant to withdraw
from the voting, which began Monday.
Mooney came to AirVenture armed with their biggest display
ever, and good news about their sales. Mooney's Acclaim, first
delivered in November 2006, passed a milestone this month -- 50
Acclaims are now in the hands of owners, including one particular
owner who will be present July 25.
The combination of a passion for aviation, and a love of
educating and entertaining children has resulted in the production
of a new animated series designed for school children ages 3
through 8. It is called Andy's Airplanes.