New Emergency Landing Training With Big Savings
The Elmira Soaring School offers an emergency landing course for powered pilots that’s designed to increase survivability in the event of engine failure. The two-day program includes three hours of ground instruction and seven flights (using the school’s Schweizer 2-33 gliders) covering procedures and techniques for executing an emergency pattern and landing. For July and August, the special introductory price is $599.
For more information, contact: Wings of Eagles Discovery Center, (607) 739-8200, www.wingsofeagles.com/soaringschool.cfm.
PS Engineering Offers $400 Savings
PS Engineering announces a price reduction for the popular PMA7000B Audio Control Panel with integrated marker beacon receiver. Starting this spring, the list price was decreased by $400 to $1,595. With this savings, PS Engineering makes an already affordable upgrade even more affordable.
For more information, contact: PS Engineering, (800) ICS-AERO, www.ps-engineering.com.
$5,000 Garmin G600 Retrofit Rebate
Purchase a Garmin G600 and receive $5,000 via mail-in rebate. This offer is valid for purchases made between April 21, 2009, and June 20, 2009. Rebate submissions must be postmarked by July 15, 2009. Limit two rebates per customer. To qualify for this rebate, please complete the steps on the coupon at the website below.
For more information, contact: Garmin, [email protected], www8.garmin.com/whatsNew/currentpromotions.
Free AV8OR Update
Version 1.04 (MSRP $49), the latest AV8OR update, can now be downloaded for free. For a limited time, it’s available at no cost at Wingman Services (www.bendixking.com/wingman/av8or/Av8orHome.jsp). Highlights of Version 1.04 include, among other features, Smart Profile view with obstacles, traffic interface to the Zaon PCAS XRX, new weather products (graphical PIREPs, TFRs and lightning), weather overlays on the map page and improved text viewing.
For more information, contact: Bendix/King, (800) 601-3099, www.bendixking.com/AV8OR.
Aviation Scholarship & Free Tutoring
Tutor.com has partnered with Careers in Aviation and Jamail Larkins’ Dream Launch Tour to educate students about aviation career opportunities. Tutor.com is offering 50 minutes of free online math and science tutoring, and is giving away one $1,000 scholarship to a qualified middle or high school student. Download applications (due October 2, 2009) at www.careersinaviation.org.
For more information, contact: Tutor.com, (800) 411-1970, www.tutor.com.
Free Gift With Purchase
P&P readers qualify for a deal from Montague Bikes: Order any 2009 Montague SwissBike TX, LX or XO directly from the company and receive a free set of folding pedals and kickstand (a $54.90 value). Note that this offer applies to Montague factory-direct orders only and isn’t offered by Montague Dealers. Please mention promotion code “DW038” when placing your order. (This offer is valid while supplies last.)
For more information, contact: Montague Bikes, (800) 736-5348, www.swissbike.com.
American Legend’s “Aeronomic Stimulus”
American Legend Aircraft Company has announced a reduced price of $99,895 for its Legend Cub LSA. The reduced price will be available for the J-3-style Cub in ready-to-fly configuration for the next five order positions.
For more information, contact: American Legend Aircraft Company, (903) 885-7000, www.legend.aero.
Free Shipping On Screen Magnifier
No more squinting at GPSs, cell phones, PDAs or any units with small screens.
The handheld Magnifico Plus allows you to telescope the 2x lens out to the desired height above the screen and to retract it with the same ease. It Velcros to the back of your GPS and will fit virtually all models. Get the $49.99 Magnifier with free shipping and handling by mentioning this NOTAM when ordering through See-More Vision by phone. The Magnifico Plus is also available at www.aircraftspruce.com or www.maxiaids.com.
For more information, contact: See-More Vision, (800) 428-6673, www.officeonthegogo.com.