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$500 ADS-B Rebate

[fa icon='calendar'] Feb 4, 2019 12:31:14 PM / by Kristian Butler posted in avidyne, stratus, Garmin, blog, FIS-B, TIS-B, Transponders, Avionics, ADS-B, Sparkchasers

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The FAA has reinstated the ADS-B Rebate, but the rebates are limited and time is running out as the program ends on October 11, 2019.  Are you eligible to receive it? There are several requirements that need to be met for you to receive your free $500 ADS-B Rebate.

We get question all the time on the Rebate.. "how do I do it?" "Does Sparkchasers handle it?" so I hope this helps you aviators out!
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11 Months... ADS-B Deadline

[fa icon='calendar'] Jan 28, 2019 11:52:06 AM / by Kristian Butler posted in Transponders, ADS-B, Garmin, TIS-B, FIS-B, Avionics, stratus, avidyne

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11 months left till this “ADS-B” mandate is mandatory. So what should you do? There are multiple options to become ADS-B Compliant but I believe as you look to become compliant you should ask yourself some of these questions.

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#OSH18

[fa icon='calendar'] Jul 25, 2018 10:37:51 PM / by Kristian Butler posted in blog, Avionics, ADS-B

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As I was flying back to Sparkchasers, I was looking back over my first Oshkosh experience (it will not be my last!).  I learned some interesting things from sitting in seminars, talking with pilots, and just observing everything going on as well. Some of the things I heard the most about were:

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From the Marines to General Aviation | Tool Control

[fa icon='calendar'] Jul 23, 2018 8:47:08 AM / by Kristian Butler posted in blog, Aircraft Maintenance, Avionics

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