• Addressing a Necessity

    Addressing a Necessity1

    When there is a demand for an improvement in this industry, there always seems to be somebody that is willing to take on the challenge. That is exactly what Jim Mills of Aero Innovations has done (the same Jim Mills of Turbines, Inc.). Jim visualized a need for a replacement turbine engine on the 510G.

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  • Father of ag-aviation GPS inducted into Arizona Aviation Hall of Fame

    Father of ag-aviation GPS inducted into Arizona Aviation Hall of Fame0

    CASA GRANDE — An agricultural pilot and inventor from Casa Grande has been inducted into the Arizona Aviation Hall of Fame at the Pima Air and Space Museum. John Goodwin, who worked for many years as a crop duster in the Casa Grande and Stanfield area, was surrounded by family April 27 as he was

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  • HAI Provides Reporting Tool for Rotorcraft Pilots

    HAI Provides Reporting Tool for Rotorcraft Pilots0

    Alexandria, Virginia—To address a growing need for reporting airborne safety hazards, helicopter pilots now have a new website, www.rotor.org/HARP, that allows for fast and easy reporting of near misses and other in-flight safety events. The HAI Aviation Reporting Program (HARP) was developed by the association’s Operations Department specifically for helicopter pilots, with customized data fields

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  • Larry Neal, Neal Aircraft, long-time Air Tractor dealer passes.

    Larry Neal, Neal Aircraft, long-time Air Tractor dealer passes.0

    Larry Thatcher Neal, age 72, passed away peacefully on May 7, 2019 in Lubbock, Texas. He was born in Lubbock, Texas on October 29, 1946 to Roy and Emma Nell Neal. Larry went through LISD and graduated from Lubbock High School in 1965. He spent his spare time with his father who was in the

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  • Earl’s Flying Service Improving with Innovation

    Earl’s Flying Service Improving with Innovation0

    The present day Earl’s Flying Service began in March of 1970 when Mike’s Lee’s father, Earl Lee, became airport manager for the Steele Municipal Airport. Earl opened a repair and rebuild shop with Mike working after school. Earl’s Aircraft Repair worked on all general aviation aircraft and specialized in ag aircraft. The first ag aircraft

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  • Bounce Back – Twin County Air-Ag

    Bounce Back – Twin County Air-Ag0

    In 2017, Hurricane Harvey originated from a fast-paced westward-moving tropical wave that emerged from Africa over the eastern Atlantic Ocean. After initially breaking apart in the Caribbean Sea, the remnants of Harvey continued to produce significant convection as it traversed the Caribbean Sea and Yucatán Peninsula. The system reached the Bay of Campeche in the

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