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Skyport $1 Avgas Experiment to End on October 15

$1 Avgas at Skyport till October 15

Overwhelming response met goals three weeks ahead of schedule, but supply can’t meet demand Austin, TX (October 9, 2013) – “In preparing for this experiment, we planned for traffic averaging eight times normal,” said Jeff Van West, spokesman for the Skyport experiment to sell avgas for one dollar per gallon during October. “Actual response has [...]

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Industry Partnership Uses One-Dollar Avgas To Fuel Research

$1 Avgas at Skyport till October 15

How does fuel price really influence aviation activity? This October, a group of companies will use the Skyport aviation laboratory, in San Marcos, Texas, to find out. San Marcos, TX (August 29, 2013) – “This experiment isn’t about the cost of avgas,” says Jeff Van West, Director of Redbird Media, and spokesman for the experiment. [...]

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Skyport Hosts Its Next Flight Training Experiment: The RedHawk

The Next Experiment at Skyport: The RedHawk

Skyport Hosts Its Next Flight Training Experiment: The RedHawk Continental Motors, Bendix/King, Aspen Avionics, Brown Aviation Lease, Starr Companies, Redbird Skyport and others join forces to test a new concept in training aircraft. Oshkosh, WI (July 28, 2013) – Typical training aircraft come in one of two flavors: 40-year-old machines with tired interiors and outdated [...]

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