Latest News

  • New Smith & Wesson Flashlight Available

    New Smith & Wesson Flashlight Available

    This slim, but powerful, flashlight is the newest addition to Sporty’s line up of Smith & Wesson products. The hands-free design incorporates white and red LEDs all in a slim profile that easily fits in a shirt pocket.

     
  • Sporty’s Focuses on iPad Flying, Stratus at NBAA

    Sporty’s Focuses on iPad Flying, Stratus at NBAA

    Visitors to Sporty’s booth at NBAA next week won’t be buying headsets or GPSs, but they will learn how Sporty’s can help them efficiently gain approval to use iPads in the cockpit. Dozens of corporate flight departments have relied on Sporty’s Easy Approval program for Part 91F and Part 135 operators.

     
  • Sporty’s Updates Android Pilot Training Apps

    Sporty’s Updates Android Pilot Training Apps

    Sporty’s E6B for Android: This app features the formulas from Sporty’s popular handheld electronic E6B with the convenience of a mobile app. Offers 23 aviation calculations, 18 conversions, time zone tracking and a timer. This version adds a new, modern interface designed specifically for the latest release of the Android operating system. It also improves the layout for tablets, ensuring that all features are visible and accessible in both portrait and landscape orientations.

     
  • Sporty’s Selects Beaver for 2014 Christmas Ornament

    Sporty’s Selects Beaver for 2014 Christmas Ornament

    Sporty’s® Crystal Christmas Ornament is an annual tradition for pilots, flight schools, FBOs, and aviation enthusiasts. This year’s ornament, the company’s 30th, features a classic: the Beaver on floats.

     
  • Sporty’s Offers FAA-Approved ATP Certification Training Program

    Sporty’s Offers FAA-Approved ATP Certification Training Program

    With the FAA mandate that all pilots seeking an ATP certificate be required to complete an FAA-approved ATP Certification Training Program (ATP-CTP) prior to taking the ATP Knowledge test, Sporty’s has partnered with ABX Airlines in Wilmington, Ohio to offer this training.

     
  • Plain or Fancy: Sporty’s Has the iPad Kneeboard for You

    Plain or Fancy: Sporty’s Has the iPad Kneeboard for You

    With iPads a regular feature of many cockpits, Sporty’s offers a selection of kneeboards for efficient use of all iPad models. Many of these designs are updated based on pilot feedback, with smaller sizes and more flexible organization options.

     
 

Hot Products

  • Flight Gear Navigator Bag

    Flight Gear Navigator Bag

    Technology has changed the way we fly, and flight bags need to change too. Gone are the days of carrying heavy chart binders; these have been replaced by iPads, ANR headsets and plenty of charging cords. The all-new Flight Gear collection is designed with these needs in mind, offering just the right amount of storage space in a series of streamlined, modern flight bags.

     
  • Sporty’s SP-400 Handheld NAV/COM Aviation Radio

    Sporty’s SP-400 Handheld NAV/COM Aviation Radio

    The award-winning SP-400 is simply the most powerful portable radio you can buy—like having a complete standby radio stack in your flight bag. The all-in-one radio makes a reliable backup for emergency use, but it’s also perfect for listening to ATIS, getting clearances before engine start or just monitoring local traffic.

     
  • Stratus (second generation)

    Stratus (second generation)

    The all-new Stratus turns your iPad into the ultimate pilot tool, delivering subscription-free weather, ADS-B traffic, GPS position and attitude information – all from a wireless receiver that fits in your pocket.

     
  • Flying with ForeFlight video course

    Flying with ForeFlight video course

    This comprehensive ForeFlight training video is packed jargon-free tips and real world shortcuts. It’s ideal for prospective users, new ForeFlight pilots and experienced pros alike.

     
 

Upcoming Events

  • EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

    EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

    For one week every summer, Oshkosh, Wisconsin becomes the center of the aviation universe. As usual, Sporty’s will be there, with a large tent right outside hangar B.

     
  • Sun ‘n Fun

    Sun ‘n Fun

    Visit Sporty’s new location at Sun ‘n Fun.  We will be in a large tent outside of Hangar A. Stop […]

     
  • Sporty’s 2015 Fly-in

    Sporty’s 2015 Fly-in

    Sporty’s annual fly-in and open house is scheduled for Saturday, May 16, 2015, from 10am to 3pm. This event is always fun for any aviation enthusiast, with seminars, exhibitors and Sporty’s famous hot dog cookout.

     
  • Sporty’s Hot Dog Cookout, Every Saturday

    Sporty’s Hot Dog Cookout, Every Saturday

    Looking for a fun destination for a weekend flight? Put Sporty’s on your list. Every Saturday between noon and 2pm, we grill hot dogs, metts and brats in appreciation of our customers.