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Harrison Ford “Just Another Pilot”

This is a pretty awesome video I ran across. Just wanted to share. Harrison Ford in “Just another Pilot”

Thanks for watching,
Tommy Eldridge
Private Pilot Insider

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IFly 700 GPS seminar

Adventure Pilots IFLY700 & IFLY720 aviation GPS


Come out and Join myself and Mike Mendenhall, both with the Adventure Pilots IFLY 700 and the new IFLY 720 aviation GPS on Saturday the 23rd at the Paulding Northwest Atlanta airport (KPUJ) in Dallas, GA. We will begin with burgers and dogs hot off the grill at 11:00 (compliments of the Paulding Jet Center) followed up by a presentation of the Adventure Pilots IFLY aviation GPS by Mike Mendenhall at 12:00.

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The Paulding Jet Center




Located at the Paulding Northwest Atlanta airport (KPUJ)
Starting February 23rd 2013 the Paulding Jet Center will be hosting monthly cookouts which will also include an aviation seminar and/or aviation related product presentation. At the first meet up in February, Private pilot Michael Mendenhall of Dallas, GA will be demonstrating the New IFLY 720 GPS by Adventure Pilot.

The Paulding Jet Center, a full-service Fixed Base Operator, is owned by Ed maxwell and operated by Joe Sarber. It is located within the […]

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Salute America 2012 update

The Paulding North West Atlanta Air Show


General Admission Parking

On-site paid parking is available at the Paulding-Northwest Atlanta Airport for guests. Parking cost is $10.00 per car/truck; there is no RV/Bus parking available on site. The number of parking spaces on-site is limited and is offered on a first come, first serve basis.

Shuttle Buses will run continuously from the designated parking areas to the Paulding Northwest Atlanta Airport. Bus service begins at 9:00 AM and runs through 5:30 PM, […]

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The Paulding North West Atlanta airport Salute America 2012 air show

Salute America 2012 air show

Salute America 2012 air show

Air shows offer specifically unique, world-class, family entertainment, at affordable prices! From the earliest barnstormers of the 1920s and 1930s to today’s highly professional aerobatic experts, air show pilots have demonstrated that the public’s interest in aviation entertainment is not a fad. Year-in and year-out for more than 100 years, air shows have been among North America’s largest spectator events.

Salute America 2012 is presented by the Paulding Northwest Atlanta Airport […]

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Private Pilot Insider Frosted Mug


Frosted Glass Mug

This brilliant custom Private Pilot Insider drinking mug is designed and posted by a creative Seller called JFVisualMedia. Our custom mugs make great presents for all of your  relatives and friends. You will find this designer’s stunning “Private Pilot Insider” mug in JFVisualMedia’s shop with many more amazingly creative customized designs created online in the marketplace at Zazzle.

The most superior private pilot gift for anyone you can think of, this personalized Private Pilot Insider drink ware will […]

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Personally designed aviation mugs

If there is one thing pilots like to do more than flying that would be talking about it. If you walk into any FBO or drive through your local airport you might see a couple of old pilots sitting around engaged in a round of hanger flying. Beyond actually flying or bragging about it you can also spot an aviation enthusiast by the “I’d rather be flying” tag, a “Piper” hat or maybe sporting a leather flight jacket. I have […]

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The New iFly 720

The New iFly 720                                                   
Setting New Standards in Navigation!

The new iFly 720 builds on the popular features from the iFly 700 moving map GPS. Each iFly is a robust dedicated aviation GPS built for the harsh elements that come with flying. Superior reception and extreme operating temperature ranges a pilots needs at […]

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Aviation Moving Map GPS

What’s being said about the iFly 700?


Another avionics gadget generating major buzz is the iFly 700 from Adventure Pilot. What would you pay for a seven-inch touch-screen-display GPS that overlays course lines, does flight planning and presents vital navigational info—all on top of an official full-color, high-resolution FAA sectional display?

What if it also came loaded with IFR low en route charts? And gave you constantly updated airspeed, track and altitude readouts? Imagine tapping airport icons to see course lines […]

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Aviation Instrument Panel Placards

The following video is a demonstration of the designing and cutting of an aviation instrument panel placard by Sean Hachem of Hawk Aviation Maintenance in Calhoun, Georgia.

The machine is now prepared. The rotor is removed and the engraver is installed and adjusted.

The placards are first designed on the computer.

Once the machine and placard design is complete the cutting begins.

Water is applied to keep both the engraver bit and the placard material cool.


The Placard lettering will be cut first.

The progress can […]

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