Latest News

  • 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.

     
  • Pilot Sunglasses Made for Flying

    Pilot Sunglasses Made for Flying

    Sporty’s offers the new Pilot Wings Sunglasses, featuring non-polarized lenses designed to enhance the environment around you while in flight. Made by Eagle Eyes®, the lens technology that goes into these sunglasses has been used by NASA’s space program for its superior benefits to vision quality and eye health.

     
  • Sporty’s Brings Iridium GO!™ to General Aviation

    Sporty’s Brings Iridium GO!™ to General Aviation

    Now pilots can stay connected to their mobile devices no matter where they are with Iridium GO!TM, the world’s first truly global mobile satellite hotspot. Iridium GO! provides service when devices are out of range of cellular networks.

     
  • Bring Your Learning to Fly Questions with You to AirVenture

    Bring Your Learning to Fly Questions with You to AirVenture

    It’s easy for non-pilots to be intimidated hanging out with their certificated buddies. At EAA AirVenture, with pilots who have flown everything with wings and logged thousands of hours, asking a basic question about learning to fly can be difficult. Sporty’s CFIs are making themselves available daily starting at 11:00 a.m. during AirVenture for “office hours” at the Sporty’s Tent to answer any question about learning to fly, choosing a flight school and making that first step toward becoming a licensed pilot.

     
  • AirVenture Gets Bigger; So Does Sporty’s

    AirVenture Gets Bigger; So Does Sporty’s

    Sporty’s will provide a shopping experience for showgoers who enter Sporty’s big tent. Even larger than last year, Sporty’s will show pilots what’s new and what they need now in a 16,000-square foot display.

     
  • Sporty’s Airspace Review Now an Online Course

    Sporty’s Airspace Review Now an Online Course

    Sporty’s Airspace Review has been updated and is now delivered as an online course which includes more than 30 minutes of all-new HD video with 3-D graphics and animations.

     
 

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.