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Tanis – Keeping Our Engines, Avionics & Cabins Warm In The Winter!

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – February/March 2018 If there is ever a winter in the Midwest that we need an engine preheater, insulated engine cover and avionics/cabin heater, it is the winter of 2018. As I sit … Continue reading

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Transport Canada Awards STC To Tanis

BLAINE, MINN. – Tanis Aircraft Products has received formal acceptance by Transport Canada for its Supplemental Type Certificate on both the four and six cylinder Continental, Lycoming, and Franklin engines. The STC will be entered into the Canadian index of … Continue reading

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Tanis Aircraft Products Partners With Bruce’s Custom Covers For AOG Protection

GLENWOOD, MINN. – Tanis Aircraft Products has entered into a business partnership with Bruce’s Custom Covers to fabricate Tanis brand of insulated aircraft covers for protection of aircraft in harsh and demanding winter conditions. Tanis is known as the leader … Continue reading

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Not Flying Blind Anymore!

by Dave Weiman EDITOR’S NOTE: Since this article was originally published in the August/September 2014 issue, it has been amended.  See amendment at the end of this article. During the summer of 1981, a radical new instrument appeared in the Bonanza’s … Continue reading

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Minnesota Aviation Trades Association Board Sets Goals For 2013 & 2014

EDEN PRAIRIE, MINN. – The entire nine-member board of directors of the Minnesota Aviation Trades Association (MATA) met August 22, 2013 at Thunderbird Aviation at Flying Cloud Airport in Eden Prairie to elect officers and set goals for the remainder … Continue reading

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Letter From Dirk Ellis

Dave: Thank you for covering so well Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton’s signing of legislation to change the aircraft registration fee and taxes on aviation fuel, parts and labor. This legislation is promising. It did appear that general aviation was on … Continue reading

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Tanis Receives STC For AgustaWestland AW119

EDEN PRAIRIE, MINN. – Tanis Aircraft Products has obtained a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the installation of a Tanis Preheat System on the AgustaWestland AW119. AgustaWestland has already placed an order for 15 STC Preheat Systems for their customer … Continue reading

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Tanis To Exhibit In Alaska

EDEN PRAIRIE, MINN. – Tanis Aircraft Products, with offices in Glenwood and Eden Prairie, Minnesota, will be exhibiting at the “Great Alaska Aviation Gathering,” May 4-5, 2013 in Anchorage, Alaska. The Alaskan Airmen’s Association (AAA) sponsors the conference and trade … Continue reading

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Twin Pines Resort Hosts Fly-In On Mille Lacs Lake

GARRISON, MINN. – If you have always wanted to land on a lake, but don’t own a floatplane, all you need is a resort to plow out a two-mile stretch of snow on a frozen lake. That’s what the Twin … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Operations… What, When & How of Using Engine Preheat

It’s that time of year again that we need special preparation for winter and cold weather operations. Over the years, we have become more educated on the importance of properly preheating an aircraft engine prior to starting in the cold. … Continue reading

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