News/Updates

Autopilot Production - Start to Finish

Autopilot Production - Start to Finish
We pride ourselves in building and assembling everything here in Springdale, Arkansas.

XP-82 Restoration and First Flight

XP-82 Restoration and First Flight
"It accelerated so fast after the planned lift off that Ray, our test pilot, realized that getting it back down and stopping it in the remaining runway would be marginal”

Aircraft stalls in the traffic pattern.

Aircraft stalls in the traffic pattern.
The main causes of pattern stalls are task saturation and pilot distractions.
Before your descent into the pattern make sure to have accomplished as many necessary tasks as possible.

Accident Case Study of N36402 - December 2015 tragedy.

Accident Case Study of N36402 - December 2015 tragedy.
Video published by Air Safety Institute for the benefit of pilot education and accident prevention.

5 TIPS FOR WINTER FLYING

5 TIPS FOR WINTER FLYING
For most of us, snow covered hangars mean that it's time to turn off the pilot brain and focus on the holidays.  Spending time with family is grea...

2018 Recreational Aviation Foundation Photo Contest

2018 Recreational Aviation Foundation Photo Contest
The 2018 RAF Photo Contest just concluded, with striking results. And it is three of our favorite things, beautiful aircraft, amazing photography,...

TruTrak Growth and Building Expansion

TruTrak Growth and Building Expansion
By our estimations by summer of 2019 we will add over 10 new positions at our facility. We plan to accommodate the growth by building a 12,000- t...

How to perform an Altitude Hold.

How to perform an Altitude Hold.
Altitude Hold is another function of the Certified Vizion Autopilot, here is a brief demonstration of the proper way to execute this command.

Petit Jean Vans RV Gathering - October 19, 20, & 21.

Petit Jean Vans RV Gathering - October 19, 20, & 21.
So we don't know where you were this past weekend, but if you missed the Petit Jean Fly-In in Morrilton, Arkansas then you missed out! This is the...

ADSB Rebate comes back.

ADSB Rebate comes back.
And while it is only $500, that is at least 5 separate $100 hamburgers :)
Look on the bright side!

Carbondale AOPA Fly-In (Event Recap)

Carbondale AOPA Fly-In (Event Recap)
“In January the FAA will issue a notice of proposed rulemaking increasing max weight for a light sport airplane from 1320 lbs to 3600 lbs"

Autopilot Startup and Simple Functionality

Autopilot Startup and Simple Functionality
The Control Wheel Steering button on the left side of the yoke allows you to transition seamlessly between manual flight and activation of the autopilot.