Winter is a GREAT Time to Fly!

When non-pilots picture winter weather, they’re often thinking about avoiding it and sitting in front of a nice, warm fire with a mug full of hot chocolate. Not you. You’ve got aviation on the brain and 100LL that flows through … Continue reading

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Building Hours Towards a Career in Aviation

Pilots pursuing a career with the airlines often struggle to find cheap and efficient ways to build the required 1500 hours for their Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) rating. It’s a lot of flight time and often a big jump from … Continue reading

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We’re in the News!

Over the summer, we partnered with the Red-Tailed Hawks Flying Club to teach some of their scholarship students how to fly. Here’s King5’s coverage: Congratulations to all of the students and thank you for letting us be a part of … Continue reading

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Airplane Camping: Nehalem Bay, Oregon Coast

After a seemingly endless busy summer with no breaks, my wife and I decided it was time to getaway for some much needed rest. For several years we’ve talked about visiting the coast and do some airplane camping. So, on … Continue reading

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N51380 Cessna 172P receives a few big updates.

Cessna 172P N51380 with its new avionic’s package is back on the line with a Garmin GTN 750 Touch Screen IFR GPS/NAV/COM radio in the #1 radio stack position and a Bendix\King KX-155 communication\navigation radio in the #2 position. The … Continue reading

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Piper Warrior N161SM Avionics Upgrade

The Piper Warrior N161SM is in the avionics shop now getting an upgrade. At the scheduled completion on 12/11, it will have the following Garmin additions: GMA340 Audio Panel GNS430W GPS/NAV/COM – WAAS GTX330ES Transponder with ADS-B Out We will … Continue reading

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N738BU is back with a an updated interior

N738BU is back with a an updated interior with carpets, vinyl sides, and new leather seats. Our 180hp 172 has come a long way since the brown and yellow plaid interior when we acquired it. Stop by and check it … Continue reading

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Rental Rates Effective July 1, 2015

With 15 aircraft and Garmin 430 Flight Simulator on our flight line, we’re sure you’ll find the one that best fits your aviation needs. Please check out our new rental rates.

Posted in Administrative, News |

N6132G Cessna 172N gets a new Garmin GTN 650.

Cessna 172N N6132G avionic’s package has been updated to a Garmin GTN 650 Touch Screen IFR GPS/NAV/COM radio in the #1 radio stack position and a Bendix\King KX-155 communication\navigation radio in the #2 position. The new GTN 650 has additional … Continue reading

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N4922T Piper PA28-R200 Arrow gets a new Garmin GTN 650.

Piper Arrow N4922T avionic’s package has been updated to a Garmin GTN 650 Touch Screen IFR GPS/NAV/COM radio in the #1 radio stack position and a Bendix\King KX-155 communication\navigation radio in the #2 position. The new GTN 650 has additional … Continue reading

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