Archives: Aircraft

New Carbon Cub FX-3 Raffle To Benefit Alaska Airmen’s Association

Published in Midwest Flyer Magazine June/July 2022 Digital Issue ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – A brand new 2022 Carbon Cub FX-3 was given away as the Grand Prize in an annual raffle to benefit the Alaska Airmen’s Association and the many general … Continue reading

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Rare P-47 Thunderbolt To Join CAF Airbase Georgia’s Fleet of Warbirds

Published in Midwest Flyer Magazine June/July 2022 Digital Issue PEACHTREE CITY, GA – The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Airbase Georgia is acquiring a rare World War II P-47 Thunderbolt as a long-term restoration project. The P-47 will join the noteworthy … Continue reading

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Predicting the future

by Rick Braunig Published in Midwest Flyer Magazine April/May 2022 online issue. Every once in a while, I feel like I can see into the future and then I think about predictions that failed to materialize like the Small Aircraft … Continue reading

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Read More About The Plane On The Cover

Published In Midwest Flyer Magazine February/March 2022 Online Issue A “Bearhawk” aircraft owned by Heath Sneller of Annandale, Minnesota. The experimental homebuilt is powered by a Lycoming O-540-J1A5D 235 hp engine. According to Bearhawk Aircraft, the aircraft has cockpit dimensions … Continue reading

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With Tanis & SwitcheOn

Published In Midwest Flyer Magazine Online October/November 2021 Issue Tanis Aircraft Products, a Hartzell Propeller company, and SwitcheOn, a Malmoset, LLC company, are working together to make preheating aircraft engines and cabins easier for aircraft owners. Tanis Aircraft Products, the … Continue reading

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The Lark of Duluth Flying Boat Debuts At EAA AirVenture 2021

Published In Midwest Flyer Magazine Online October/November 2021 Issue DULUTH, MINN. –  The replica of the 1913 Lark of Duluth Benoist Type XIV flying boat was a featured attraction in the EAA Museum during EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2021, July 26 … Continue reading

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Award-Winning Aircraft of AirVenture 2021

Published In Midwest Flyer Magazine Online October/November 2021 Issue Hundreds of gorgeous airplanes are displayed at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh each year in hopes of winning a “Lindy Award.” Only a handful of owners come away with such honors, however. The … Continue reading

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Humanitarian Aircraft Missions Highlighted At Oshkosh

Published In Midwest Flyer Magazine Online October/November 2021 Issue OSHKOSH, WIS. – EAA AirVenture Oshkosh hosted a special attraction this year that highlighted humanitarian aircraft that focus on providing medical and relief assistance to those in need around the world. … Continue reading

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United Parcel Service’s “Queen of the Skies” Makes Oshkosh Appearance

Published In Midwest Flyer Magazine Online October/November 2021 Issue OSHKOSH, WIS. – UPS flew one of its “Queens of the Skies” – a new Boeing 747-8F – to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, arriving at Wittman Regional Airport July 27, 2021. Among … Continue reading

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Van’s Aircraft Announces High-Wing Aircraft, RV-15

Published In Midwest Flyer Magazine Online October/November 2021 Issue For the first time ever, Van’s Aircraft will be manufacturing a high-wing, total performance, RV-15, it was announced July 28 at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2021. “We’re pretty excited that here at … Continue reading

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