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King Air 350i King Ranch Edition

King Air 350i King Ranch Edition

Since manufacturing the first King Air 90 in 1964, Beechcraft King Air products have earned the reputation of capable and versatile aircraft recognized by pilots worldwide. Today, more than 7,300 units of the iconic turboprop have been produced, with Textron Aviation currently offering the following commercial versions: King Air C90GTx, King Air 250, King Air Read More

Radar and Drift

Radar and Drift

Radar and drift. I bet you’ve never heard those words used in the same sentence. Fading, attenuating and even marching are interesting words occasionally used with the term “onboard radar” – but drift? Yes, drift has an important meaning when it comes to using onboard radar. However, my contention is not that the radar itself Read More

Great Getaways: Little Traverse Bay

Great Getaways: Little Traverse Bay

What could potentially be described as the “Martha’s Vineyard of the Midwest,” the Little Traverse Bay area of northern Michigan is our next great getaway. At approximately 45 square miles, Little Traverse Bay is Lake Michigan’s fourth largest bay, behind Green Bay, Grand Traverse Bay and Bay DeNoc. Notable towns comprising the Little Traverse Bay Read More

A Pilot’s Guide to a Successful Aircraft Partnership

A Pilot’s Guide to a Successful Aircraft Partnership

Whether it’s cars, clothes or workspace, consumers are finding new ways to lower costs every day in today’s sharing economy. While collaborating resources can certainly lower the bills, not everything may be worth sharing – but what about your aircraft? Over time, owner-operators have experimented with a variety of sharing options, from traditional partnerships to Read More

Our First Look at the G2 Vision Jet

Our First Look at the G2 Vision Jet

Photos Courtesy of Cirrus Aircraft When you are the only company to offer a single-engine jet in the general aviation industry, what do you do for an encore? You make it go higher, fly farther, be quieter and instill the latest and greatest technology. Cirrus Aircraft achieved each of these in the release of its Read More