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Aspen's E5 Low-Cost EFIS Now STC Certified »

Aspen Avionics is the latest avionics manufacturer to earn a wide-reaching STC for the installation of a non-TSO primary flight display. Aspen's E5 electronic flight instrument (EFI) has a starting price of $4995, is highly configurable and upgradeable and can be installed without a backup attitude instrument. More

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uAvionix skyBeacon Gets... »

After a lengthy certification process, Montana-based uAvionix announced today that it has earned STC approval via AML (approved model list) for installation... More

Flight Gear Battery Pack Trial »

The typical flight bag has a variety of gadgets that might need to be charged on the fly, but not all aircraft have USB ports up to the task. Sporty's has a... More

Runaway Terror »

The Lion Air accident unleashes the dark demons of autopilots run amok. But for light airplanes, the imagining is worse than the reality. More

Aireon GlobalBeacon Now... »

Aireon’s real-time, space-based global flight tracking is now up and running, the company announced on Monday, providing the first tracking system to... More

ADS-B Apocalypse »

We're not quite there yet, but you can see if from here. Avionics shops are scheduling out two or three months for installation and that delay may soon grow. More

Garmin's Budget Autopilot... »

Garmin said it would aggressively pursue FAA installation approvals for its budget-based non-TSO GFC500 autopilot system, and it appears to be delivering on... More