Sun ‘n Fun 2018 was all about ADS-B

The annual Sun ‘n Fun International Fly-in and Expo in Lakeland, Florida brings in more than 200,000 people from over 60 countries. This was Appareo Aviation’s 6th year exhibiting at Sun ‘n Fun, which was also merely 20 months away from the FAA ADS-B mandate deadline of January 1, 2020. New this year, we hosted educational ADS-B … Read More

Appareo Honored with Innovation Award from Cirrus Aircraft

It was an honor to receive the 2018 Cirrus Suppliers Award in Innovation for the RDM Data Recorder we developed for Cirrus Aircraft. This award recognizes suppliers that demonstrate positive and consistent collaboration with Cirrus team members at all levels. This collaboration results in the implementation of innovative ideas supporting Cirrus’s vision to shape the future … Read More

Showcasing our creativity at the Appareo Maker Fair

We love to showcase the creative talents of our team and appreciate the makers among us! The Appareo Maker Fair was a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness. We encourage our employees to showcase their uniqueness across all spectrums – art, performance, craft, engineering, and science. Everyone was invited to explore the exhibits on-site, with … Read More

Stratus by Appareo

Stratus is known for pilot-friendly, affordable technology that installs simply and performs reliably – so you can enjoy more hours in the air with fewer hassles. Through Stratus 2S, Stratus ESG, and Stratus Power we’ve given our customers simple-to-use products delivered by the durable, high-quality engineering that you expect with the Stratus name.

Appareo Presents at International VDI Conference

Appareo was honored to be a part of the 2nd International Smart Farming VDI Conference in Germany. Appareo’s Research Staff Engineer Nick Butts presented the Grain Quality Sensor for detecting material other than grain (MOG) and broken grain in combine harvesters. He presented the camera hardware, paddle sync feature, MOG and broken grain algorithms, and … Read More

IHST Recommends Flight Data Monitoring for Enhancing Safety in the Helicopter Industry

Adding further credibility to the U.S. Helicopter Safety Team (USHST’s) recommendation for flight data monitoring (FDM) programs as one of the key safety recommendations to enhance safety in the helicopter industry, the International Helicopter Safety Team (IHST) has included FDM in its recommendation list for enhancing safety in the helicopter industry. In the IHST’s third-annual … Read More

Updates from the Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Convention

The Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) Convention is always a great opportunity to connect with our dealers and provide training, updates, and announcements. For those of you who didn’t attend the show in Las Vegas, here are a few highlights: Kris Garberg joins the AEA Board of Directors In his role as president of Appareo Aviation, Kris Garberg oversees … Read More

USHST Determines Use of Flight Data Monitoring Equipment Will Save Lives

The U.S. Helicopter Safety Team (USHST) has determined that further development and wider usage of flight data monitoring (FDM) equipment across the helicopter industry will save lives. When referring to the installment and usage of FDM equipment, the USHST states: Helicopter flight data monitoring devices, including audio/video recording devices, offer the ability to collect data on … Read More