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Holiday Handheld Rebate

Garmin is spreading some holiday cheer!   Save up to $100 on select Garmin Portables between now and December 26th, 2014. Rebates are available for the aera 500 series, aera 795/796, GPSMAP 695/696, VIRB Elite Aviation bundle and the VIRB/D2 … Continue reading

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Technicians out on training

Maxcraft Avionics send technicians out for specialized training This year, two of Maxcraft’s major clients purchased Airbus EC135 helicopters.  Due to the  close working relationship between Maxcraft and these companies, as well as the increasing proliferation of these aircraft in … Continue reading

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TAWS Mandate is Here!!!

Maxcraft Avionics is reminding ALL owners and operators that TAWS requirement comes into effect on July 4th, 2014. In order to meet the mandate, operators with aircraft configured for six or more passenger seats require Class B TAWS equipment and … Continue reading

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Springtime Promotions from Aspen, SPOT, Lightspeed and Kannad

Aspen Avionics Glass Effective May 1 – May 30, 2014, Aspen is offering customers a substantial savings on the Evolution Pro with Evolution Synthetic Vision.  Save up to $1500 on the Pro purchased with ESV, and more savings on single … Continue reading

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New Low-Cost Addition to Radar Altimeter Product Line

New GRA 55 Radar Altimeter  and GI 205 Indicator This comprehensive radar altimeter solution expands upon Garmin’s high-performance, all digital GRA 5500 radar altimeter to include the GRA 55, a best-in-class and cost-effective radar altimeter designed specifically for helicopters and general aviation aircraft. The GRA 55 leverages … Continue reading

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Our Featured Project – de Havilland DHC-3 Otter

The DHC-3 Otter Upgrade This northern Arctic operator upgraded an old piston de Havilland DHC-3 Otter to a turbine powered off-airport capable aircraft.  Maxcraft was tasked with turning this 1950’s era panel into a state-of-the-art glass panel workhorse.     … Continue reading

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Technical Side – Keeping your database (s) current

Keeping your database(s) current In our February issue of MaxNews we addressed the value of Electronic Approach Plates. These, of course, need to be kept current, and unfortunately, this is both an ongoing task and expense.  Compounding this issue is … Continue reading

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