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  • Protect Your Eyes – and Read the Fine Print

    Protect Your Eyes – and Read the Fine Print

    Three new aviator-style sunglasses will help pilots who need “cheaters” to read in the cockpit. These sunglasses are both stylish and functional and feature integrated reading lenses.

     
  • Updated Line of Stratus ADS-B Receivers Now Available

    Updated Line of Stratus ADS-B Receivers Now Available

    Appareo, ForeFlight and Sporty’s have introduced a new family of Stratus ADS-B receivers, building on a successful three-year partnership that has lowered the cost of in-flight weather for thousands of pilots.

     
  • Ready for EAA AirVenture? Sporty’s Is!

    Ready for EAA AirVenture? Sporty’s Is!

    Showgoers who enter Sporty’s tent during AirVenture will be part of an information-packed, fun-filled experience as they browse the hundreds of Sporty’s products on display. Sporty’s 1,600-square foot tent hosts product experts, manufacturer’s representatives, flight instructors and fellow general aviation pilots all anxious to answer questions about the merchandise or just talk about airplanes.

     
  • Sporty’s Offers iPad Case Designed Especially for Pilots

    Sporty’s Offers iPad Case Designed Especially for Pilots

    The unique PIVOT system combines a rugged iPad case and smart cover with a quick-release mount to create the perfect cockpit solution. Constructed of durable, impact-absorbing polycarbonate along with high-visibility silicone “Splash-Seals” for all ports, PIVOT has already proven itself in daily operations with over 8,000 Southwest Airlines pilots.

     
  • University of Cincinnati – Clermont College Streamlines Career Path for Aviators

    University of Cincinnati – Clermont College Streamlines Career Path for Aviators

    The University of Cincinnati – Clermont College Aviation Technology: Professional Pilot Training Program announced that it has received institutional authority from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to certify its graduates for the Restricted Airline Transport Pilot Certification (R-ATP).

     
  • Sporty’s Skyhawk Die-Cast Model Available

    Sporty’s Skyhawk Die-Cast Model Available

    Sporty’s die-cast Skyhawk model is a reminder for many pilots of their student pilot days. For others, the Skyhawk is simply a well-loved aircraft model.

     
  • Sporty’s Concludes Successful Fly-in and Awards Sweepstakes RV-12

    Sporty’s Concludes Successful Fly-in and Awards Sweepstakes RV-12

    A few lingering showers didn’t keep pilots from Sporty’s 11th annual fly-in. Hundreds of attendees enjoyed a full static aircraft display, exhibits, seminars and introductory flights. Sporty’s promised a fly-in “rain or shine” and that’s exactly what happened.

     
  • Sporty’s Eastern Cincinnati Aviation Expands Aircraft Sales

    Sporty’s Eastern Cincinnati Aviation Expands Aircraft Sales

    Eastern Cincinnati Aviation, the FBO affiliate of Sporty’s Pilot Shop, is now an authorized sales center for American Legend Cubs. Moreover, Eastern Cincinnati Aviation is also a sales and service center for Robinson Helicopters.

     
  • Sporty’s Courses Ease the Transition

    Sporty’s Courses Ease the Transition

    Sporty’s has updated and expanded its online video training catalog to include four new aircraft transition courses including So You Want to Fly Twins; So You Want to Fly Helicopters; So You Want to Fly Gliders; and So You Want to Fly Seaplanes.

     
  • Sporty’s Welcomes You on May 16, 2015

    Sporty’s Welcomes You on May 16, 2015

    Sporty’s Annual Fly In will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015, where the welcome mat will be prominent for both local and transient pilots. Exhibits, seminars and display aircraft are all part of this annual event.