Entries by Diana Ries

Drones come to U.S. Sport Aviation Expo

Scott Clark, owner of Dragonfly Racing Drones, holds out his hand to land a small quadcopter drone after demonstrating it at the U.S. Sport Aviation Expo on Wednesday. The Sebring-based drone store plans to start holding drone races.

Tecnam P2010 Awarded U.S. Type Certificate

Excerpted from AOPA.org The Tecnam P2010, a new high-wing four-seat single produced in Italy, is coming to U.S. shores at last after the FAA awarded the airplane’s Part 23 type certificate. Now, five aircraft waiting at the factory in Italy can be completed and shipped to the United States, and two more will be built for […]

The HSR Classic 12 Hours of Sebring, Pistons and Props

Date: November 30-December 4, 2016 The HSR Classic 12 Hours of Sebring, Pistons and Props, Presented by Alan Jay Automotive Network, Debuts Next December at Sebring International Raceway. This will be a full-weekend event, a dual celebration of Sebring’s racing and aviation history. SEBRING, Florida (December 4, 2015) – The Historic Sportscar Racing (HSR) Classic […]

Tecnam P2010 approved in Europe for Garmin G500

Tecnam’s P2010, featured in the September 2015 issue of AOPA Pilot, has received certification in Europe for the Garmin G500 IFR avionics suite. The four-seat, high-wing aircraft is fully certified and priced at $345,000, an introductory price that is now permanent. The first delivery of the aircraft was in Europe in December 2014. The aircraft is […]

Citrapac breaks ground at Sebring Airport

CitraPac broke ground on their new 37,000 square-foot manufacturing facility that will be constructed at Sebring Regional Airport & Commerce Park, add $14 million in capital investments, and create 240 jobs.