En Route

En Route: Daher Announces ISR Configuration

Last month, Daher revealed a new ISR configuration of its TBM 910 and TBM 930 single-turboprop aircraft. The enhanced ISR capability for Daher’s current TBM family aircraft was announced during Eurosatory, an international defense and security show held in Paris.  This new TBM configuration is characterized by underwing hardpoints that enable the aircraft to be Read More

En Route: Pilatus Extends PC-12 Maintenance Intervals

Pilatus engineers recently developed and certified a new “PC-12 Master Maintenance Plan” to give owners greater flexibility with regard to the timing of required inspections and maintenance. The plan applies to all PC-12 Series, and is expected to reduce required maintenance labor by 20 to 40 percent. Based on a detailed analysis of in-service fleet Read More

Lightspeed Offers Gift Card Give-away

Lightspeed Aviation has announced that it will put $14,500 worth of gift cards in the hands of 100 lucky pilots this spring. By registering a Lightspeed Zulu 3 headset, partici­pants are automatically entered into one of four drawings to take place between April 17, 2018 and May 29, 2018. Each winner will be awarded a Read More

Daher Debuts New G3000 Features for TBM 930

Daher Debuts New G3000 Features for TBM 930

Daher has introduced the latest features and functionality on Garmin G3000 all-glass integrated flight deck configuration for TBM 930s, the high-end model in Daher’s very fast turboprop aircraft family. “Our long-term partnership with Garmin enabled us to introduce the latest G3000 capabilities on the TBM 930, offering our customers the most modern cockpit technology available Read More

En Route: JSSI Founder Launches Engine Program for Piston Aircraft

 In the jet aircraft world, owners typically rely on engine service programs to manage the risk of costly unplanned expenses. Yet owners of piston aircraft had no similar protection available. A new company has launched an engine maintenance program focused specifically on the piston market. Called PistonPower, the new program covers both scheduled and unscheduled Read More