XGPS170 receiver optimized for Pilotbrief iPad app
The XGPS170 made by Dual Electronics is a GPS and ADS-B receiver that provides weather and traffic information via Bluetooth. The unit is compatible with several iPad and tablet applications, and has recently been optimized for WSI’s Pilotbrief Optima iPad app. Flying online
Inside an aircraft search
AOPA gained an exclusive inside look at a general aviation aircraft search, and the association opposes a proposed FAA airworthiness directive that would cost millions. Also this week, stopping spins and protecting yourself from laser blindness -- all on AOPA Live This Week, Aug. 15, 2013.
GA makes strong showing in New Mexico
AOPA President Craig Fuller was in New Mexico earlier this week where he had the chance to see just how general aviation can prosper when pilots and elected officials get engaged. Companies including Aspen Avionics, Bendix/King by Honeywell, and Eclipse Aerospace all have operations in New Mexico, a state where general aviation is represented by more than 4,200 pilots operating out of 61 public-use airports. It's also a state where general aviation generates more than $700 million each year. AOPA Online.
Aero-Space Reports offers member discounts
AOPA members can save $65 off Aero-Space Report's $160 aircraft title package that includes a title search, complete aircraft records and accident/incident report. And during normal business days, AOPA members will receive their package of information within 24 hours. Place your order online at your convenience, or call 800-765-2336 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central Time, Monday-Friday.
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