2019-20 Edition

AEA Pilot's Guide 2019-20 Edition

Welcome to the 17th edition of the AEA Pilot’s Guide, a consumer’s directory loaded with educational articles, timely information and data about the ever-changing world of avionics technologies. This free publication is distributed to thousands of pilots and aircraft owners each year, helping them to make better buying decisions and locate nearly 1,300 AEA member companies in more than 40 countries.

Featured Articles

AEA members unveil new products in Palm Springs
New products introduced at the 2019 AEA International Convention & Trade Show
by Joseph E. (Jeb) Burnside

The going-glass quandary
When bucks are tight, budget options provide opportunities
by Dave Higdon

What's next for the experimental market?
A random shop survey to glean the experimental market's next opportunity
by Scott M. Spangler

Is it time to upgrade or trade?
by Dale Smith

What's next for Part 23?
STC avionics and life cycle upgrades of millennial glass and analog legacies
by Scott M. Spangler

Head-up Flying
HUDs help keep pilots’ eyes outside the cockpit
by Dave Higdon

What's next for turbine aircraft?
Life cycle upgrades face new technology challenges
by Scott M. Spangler

406 MHz distress beacons false alerts:
Risking the lives of our responders
by Lt. Aaron D. Colohan

ADS-B solutions
As the calendar pages fall, an option for every need
by Dave Higdon

ADS-B In: Gaining maximum benefits from NextGen
by Dave Higdon


How to get your copy!

The 2019-20 Edition will be released at 2019 EAA Airventure. Request a copy now, starts shipping in August.

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Digital version will be released in August.

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Founded in 1957, the Aircraft Electronics Association represents nearly 1,300 member companies in more than 40 countries, including government-certified international repair stations specializing in maintenance, repair and installation of avionics and electronic systems in general aviation aircraft.

For years, the AEA has published the AEA Pilot’s Guide, a consumer’s directory containing educational articles and timely information about the avionics industry, its products and its people. Cheers to another year!


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