Saturday, October 31, 2009
X-Air LSA has reached an agreement with Aero Credit Corporation to provide for purchase of a new X-Air Aircraft. With the card, X-Air LSA, which sells for $59,995, can be purchased for $12,000 down, followed by five years of monthly payments at $409 a month. At the end of the five years there is a balloon payment, which normally can be refinanced.
X-Air LS Specifications
Name: LS (Light Sport)
empty weight: 660 lbs.
Gross weight: 1234 lbs.
Useful load: 574 lbs.
full fuel payload: 481 lbs.
fuel capacity: 15 usgals.
Range: 300 nm
X-Air LS PERFORMANCE
Max. Cruise speed: 104 mph
Econ. Cruise speed: 83 mph
stall speed: 39 mph
Vy - best rate: 59 mph/825 fpm
Vx - best angle: 56 mph/685 fpm
Vso: 39 mph
T/o roll: 265 ft
T/o over 50’ obstacle: 620 ft
landing roll: 230 ft
Rooms 11 and 12 of the Tampa Convention Center have set aside during AOPA Summit for Women's Wing.
Friday, November 6, 2009 - Women Leaders in Aviation Forum held in Room 11 from 11:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. featuring - Chabrian, Martha King, Jessica Cox, Debby Rihn Harvey, Arlynn Mcmahon, Melissa Rudinger, AOPA Vice President and AOPA Assistant President.
Chabrian will also be at the "One Voice" AOPA Summit session on Thursday, November 5, 2009 from 9:00 A.M. to 9:45 A.M. featuring - Chabrian, Tom Poberezny, Paula Derks, Jim Coyne and Ed Bolen.
Women in Aviation will host a WAI Connect Breakfast at AOPA Summit on Friday, November 6, 2009 from 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M. in Room 11 of the Tampa Convention Center.
Friday, October 9, all four Cessna Pilot Center regional managers were informed that their positions were being cut for financial reasons.
Tuesday, October 13, an e-mail was sent to the centers advising them of the change.
Cessna Aircraft has 280 Cessna Pilot Centers in the world.