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En Route: SRS Introduces Onboard Coffee Brewer

During NBAA in October, SRS Aviation displayed its new onboard coffee maker, Jet Java. The product was recently TSO-certified for all fixed-wing aircraft and is approved for either a cabin or galley install.  “This is a new product to the market and new technology,” said Dave Laurin, president of SRS Aviation. “We’re the only TSO Read More

En Route: New Online Garmin GTN 650/750 Course

King Schools has released a new interactive online course dedicated to “Flying the Garmin GTN 650/750.” The course is meant for pilots who are new to the GTN navigators or in need of a refresher. The course features both VFR and IFR teachings, with more than six hours of video that can be taken either Read More

En Route: Pilatus Unveils the PC-12 NGX

En Route: Pilatus Unveils the PC-12 NGX

Photos Courtesy of Pilatus Aircraft Standing next to an airplane shrouded in black fabric, we eagerly await to see what hides underneath the cloth. Editor Rebecca Groom Jacobs and I are attending the debut of the newest Pilatus at Henderson Executive Airport during NBAA in Las Vegas.  Markus Bucher, CEO of Pilatus Aircraft, stands at Read More

En Route: Epic Aircraft’s E1000 Completes Certification

En Route: Epic Aircraft’s E1000 Completes Certification

Above photo courtesy of Epic Aircraft. What started out as an innovative experimental single-engine turbo-prop in 2005 is now the newest certified turboprop, the Epic Aircraft E1000. After a seven-year effort to certify their aircraft, Epic has achieved a great milestone. Epic CEO Doug King stated they wanted to achieve a high-performance turboprop without compromises, and Read More

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New Cowling System Introduced for the PC-12 American Aviation, Inc. and Edmo Distributors, Inc. recently announced a new ram air cowling system for the Pilatus PC-12 called Speed Cowl. The system received an FAA Supplemental Type Certificate at the end of July. “Speed Cowl vastly improves ram air recovery to the turbine engine intake. This Read More