According to Mark Ferrari, Aspen Avionics vice president of sales and customer support, "Our dealers are an extension of our own sales force. What's more, our dealers are an extension of our own customer service program." So what do avionics manufacturers look for in a great dealer? Gain insight into what makes some dealers more effective than others as reported by Patricia Luebke in this month's Avionics News
So why is general aviation positioned for a rebound? Simply put, there are more passengers and few airlines. While this is discouraging news for the airline passenger, it is promising news for the general aviation traveler, especially the private business traveler. Ric Peri, vice president of government and industry affairs for the Aircraft Electronics Association, details why the general aviation industry is primed for a rebirth. More...
AEA Pays Tribute to EAA Founder Paul Poberezny
The aviation industry lost a legend with the passing of Paul Poberezny, the founder of the Experimental Aircraft Association. Poberezny, 91, passed away Thursday, Aug. 22. "Paul always said he felt like a millionaire because he made a million friends in the aviation industry," said Paula Derks, AEA president. "Actually, the general aviation industry should think of ourselves as millionaires amongst Paul, because he gave us a million reasons to be passionate about aviation. He leaves a great mission for all of us to carry on in the future." More...
The AEA South Pacific Regional Meeting is Less than Two Weeks Away!
The AEA South Pacific Regional Meeting is Sept. 11-12 in Brisbane. Don't miss your chance to see, hear and learn about all the new technology on the market, network with industry peers and discover the best practices for the aviation repair station industry.
Nov. 7-8 - Kansas City, Mo.
Nov. 6 - Fast Trak Training (additional fee)
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Pilot's Guide to Avionics
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