News and Insights
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
FARGO, North Dakota (April 11, 2018) — Appareo today announced a five-year warranty on the company’s Stratus ADS-B “Out” transponders during the 2018 Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In & Expo in Lakeland, Florida. The company first informed the Appareo dealer network about the five-year warranty last month at the Aircraft Electronics Association (AEA) annual convention in … Read More
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
Our intern in the spotlight this month is Anna Grabek. Anna is a student at Arizona State University and is working as a software engineering intern at our office in Tempe, Arizona. I was most proud when the work I did on the StratusUpdater app was released on the AppStore. This was the first work … Read More
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
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
Collectively, our pilots log hundreds of flight hours in their free time. Let us introduce you to one now…Brian Babik, Territory Manager, Aviation – Eastern U.S. Brian is in his third year at Appareo, covering the Eastern portion of the U.S.
FARGO, North Dakota (February 27, 2018) — Appareo today announced plans to expand the AML-STC for the company’s Stratus ADS-B “out” transponders to include Part 27 helicopters. The company will exhibit its ADS-B products this week at the annual HAI HELI-EXPO convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. Appareo has built a reputation for providing cost-effective, easily-installed … Read More
Appareo was founded in 2003 by Barry Batcheller, and in 2017 the role of CEO was transferred to his son, David. Recently, both Barry and Dave sat down with the editors of Fargo INC! to discuss Appareo — past, present, and future — as well as their unique father/son dynamic in running a business. I … Read More
There is a new update regarding the rebate program. The FAA has received several applicants complaints regarding the flight validation requirement under current winter conditions. Applicants have requested the FAA to grant a claim extension.