Gulf Coast Avionics Wins Garmin’s Platinum Dealer Award for 20th Time

Rick Garcia, president and CEO of Gulf Coast Avionics, announced that the company was awarded Garmin’s 2018 Platinum Dealer Award for its outstanding sales of the company’s aviation products during the recent Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) convention. “Even though this is our 20th consecutive year, each time we are presented with this prestigious award, it becomes more special…

Avotek Adds Online Avionics Training

Avotek has launched a new online course for aviation technicians and students preparing to take the Aircraft Electronics Technician (AET) certification exam. Avotek says their goal is to help those wanting to get their Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Part 65 Repairman Certificate to do it quickly and save money. The Avotek-Online AET test prep course…

FAA PMA Approved High Performance Stainless Exhaust Stacks Now Available for Many Bonanzas, Cessnas and Navions

Aerospace Welding Minneapolis, Inc. (AWI) has received FAA PMA authorization for manufacturing and shipping new high performance stainless steel exhaust stacks for many Bonanzas, Cessnas and most Navions. The new technology incorporated in the replacement stacks increases performance over the original OEM stacks by up to seven horsepower. The increase in power is consistent through…

The Big Ass Fans LED Bay Light Helps Work Space Visibility

With more LEDs than any Big Ass Light before, and a module that directs light where it’s needed, Big Ass Fans says their LED Bay Light will literally transform the way work space is viewed. Big Ass says their LED Bay Light contributes to productivity and visual appeal in the work environment. Durable and sleek,…

Big Ass Fans Introduces Pivot 2.0

Tight workspaces, crowded floors and ceiling areas make it difficult to get cooling airflow to workers who need it. Big Ass Fans is offering comfort to these hard-to-reach work areas with the Big Ass Fans Pivot 2.0. This fan has a virtually infinite number of speeds and versatile mounting options, according to the company, giving…

Sky Power Receives ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Sky Power has received ISO certification. The company says their commitment to quality, excellent customer care and an efficient, sustainable, lean manufacturing process are contributing factors of the successful achievement of the certification. “The certification is important for us as an international company. As a German engine manufacturer, we carry the unofficial quality label Made…

Former Delta VP Expected to Head FAA

Former Delta Air Lines vice president of operations, Steve Dickson, is expected to be nominated by U.S. President Donald Trump to head the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Dickson worked for Delta for 27 years and left in October 2018. Trump was considering nominating his personal pilot, John Dunkin, to lead the FAA. This idea met…

Air Plains Services Named Dynon Avionics Authorized Dealer   

Air Plains Services has added Dynon Avionics, including the popular SkyView System, to its expansive range of products for a variety of aircraft models. “Dynon’s SkyView System, now available through an STC for the Cessna 172, offers an incredible range of complete avionics packages our customers can now choose from that fit any requirement,” said…

RTAG Convention Set for April 13/14

RTAG Convention Set for April 13/14

Rotary to Airline Group (RTAG) is a veteran-run not-for-profit organization designed to help connect transitioning military pilots and maintenance personnel with potential employers. Erik Sabiston, president and founder, says their first event of 2019 will have more than “10,000 square feet of event space hosted right outside the gates of the historic 101st Airborne division.”…