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West Coast Cub Fly-in

The simple life can be found in Lompoc, Calif. in July. By Steve Ells It doesn’t matter is you’re an absolute airplane nut who has flown the fastest,… Keep Reading

New MD 369, 500 & 600 Concorde Battery Upgrade Resulting in 85% More Power

9/28/17 WEST COVINA, CA – FAA STC SR00864DE has been approved to install Concorde Battery Corporation’s NEW Platinum Series® RG-624 (24 Ah) battery in… Keep Reading

Garmin GFC 500 and GFC 600 autopilots approved for additional aircraft models

Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) in several aircraft models f… Keep Reading

It Takes a Village for this Piaggio P-180’s STC Flight Test Program

“With proper planning and coordination, a rhythm develops in the flight test program that supports safe and effective execution.” – Stephanie Smith, M… Keep Reading


You can’t use the Hearst Castle airport, but you can fly to Cambria By Steve Ells The Paso Robles Municipal Airport (KPRB) is friendly, capable and sa… Keep Reading

Continental Motors Group announces partnership with Liaoning Cub Aircraft Corp. to power the experimental Top Cub

Mobile, Alabama, December 4, 2018 — Continental Motors Group Ltd. (CMG) an AVIC® International Holding (HK) LTD company (HKEX: 232.HK), announced toda… Keep Reading