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En Route: Million Air Stennis Grand Opening

Freeman Holdings Group recently hosted a grand opening for its newest Million Air FBO facility, at Stennis International Airport, KHSA, Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. The newly constructed $7 million-facility includes 7,500 sq. ft. of FBO, 25,000 sq. ft. of hangar space and over 500,000 sq. ft. of ramp space, capable of handling all types and Read More

En Route: Comments Needed On Flight Service Program Changes

Ever eager to cut costs and “eliminate redundancies and underutilized services”, the Federal Aviation Administration has announced coming changes in the way pilots interact with Flight Service. Comments are being taken prior to implementation. Quotes from the announcement and T&T editorial remarks follow: “On October 1, 2015, the FAA will consolidate Flight Watch services into Read More

En Route: Avidyne Extends ADS-B Product Portfolio With Addition Of MLX200 & MLX210 978MHZ Transceivers

Avidyne now offers a full suite of 1090MHz and 978MHz ADS-B solutions meeting the needs of owners flying internationally and above or below 18,000 feet in the U.S. On April 8, 2015, Avidyne Corporation announced expanded ADS-B 978 Series Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) solutions, to include the MLX200 and MLX210 transceivers. Both products are designed for Avidyne customers Read More

En Route: AEA Convention shatters attendance record Nearly 1,900 attendees and a sold-out Exhibit Hall in Dallas, April 8-11

The 58th annual AEA International Convention & Trade Show, which took place April 8-11 in Dallas, Texas, attracted 1,897 attendees with more than 350 avionics repair shops and more than 20 countries represented. The attendance figure breaks the event’s previous high mark of 1,873 attendees at the 2005 convention, which also took place in Dallas. Read More

En Route: Comments Needed On Flight Service Program Changes

Ever eager to cut costs and “eliminate redundancies and underutilized services”, the Federal Aviation Administration has announced coming changes in the way pilots interact with Flight Service. Comments are being taken prior to implementation. Quotes from the announcement and T&T editorial remarks follow: “On October 1, 2015, the FAA will consolidate Flight Watch services into Read More