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It’s hard to believe that the venerable Piper Cub could be improved any more than it already has been, but CubCrafters has now come up with an improved version of their Carbon Cub EX. The primary components of the new EX-2 are the G-Series ailerons, flaps, and tail feathers. The G-Series control surfaces of the EX-2 improve controllability in all aspects of the flight envelope. PS Engineering has introduced its PDA360EX, a new product that they say fills a void in the higher end audio panel market designed exclusively for experimental aircraft. The company says the PDA360EX provides access to the new technology known as IntelliAudio while at the same time reducing the cost and optimizing operation for the homebuilder. Cessna announced last week at AERO Friedrichshafen in Germany that the European Aviation Safety Agency has certified a 14-place configuration for Cessna's Grand Caravan EX. This approval by EASA allows the newest model of the Grand Caravan to offer higher density seating and greater operational capability for operators in European countries. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 04.21.15 is chock full of info in this Daily news episode for Tuesday, April 21st, 2015... 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 Earl Downs, this episode covers:
CubCrafter’s New Carbon Cub EX-2
New Audio Panel Targeted At Homebuilders' Market
EASA Certifies 14-Place Grand Caravan EX
F-35 To Make First Oshkosh Appearance At AirVenture 2015
SAIB Issued For Cessna 120, 140 Seat Belts
Congressional Gold Medal Presented To The Doolittle Tokyo Raiders
F-35 Program 'On Right Track,' Program's Director Says
Transport Canada Certifies Sikorsky S-92 Rig Approach
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