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Aircraft Ownership : 6 month edition

My thoughts on owning a 1980 Mooney M20K-231, so far…

1) Partner up!

There is just so much work involved in owning a small airplane, let alone the sheer cost of it all, that having another person to share responsibilities is crucial. 892 more words


Textron unionists vote to accept joint contract

WICHITA, Kansas – Members of the International Association of Machinists (IAM) and Aerospace Workers District 70 at Textron Aviation have voted 73% to 27% to unify under a single six-year collective bargaining agreement that commits to growing aerospace jobs in Wichita, preserves member seniority and increases pay. 110 more words


In-flight Musings on Whakatane & Self

Still in the same plane (between AKL and HKG), looking out over a sky of sunrise haze this time.  Imagine a blurred landscape of horizontal swathes of colour.. 258 more words


Costco gets green light from county

WICHITA, Kansas – A decision today by Sedgwick County Commissioners has cleared the way for Costco to start building in Wichita.

The commission voted to allow 17 acres at Kellogg and Webb to be removed from the Beech Industrial District. 50 more words


Beechcraft Delivers T-6C+ Trainers, King Air 350ER to Mexican Navy

By Textron on Monday, August 25th, 2014

Beechcraft Corporation, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., today announced it has delivered two Beechcraft T-6C+ military trainers ordered earlier this year to the Mexican… 501 more words

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