Apple’s Augmented Reality

Share this Post Last week Apple announced their new iPhone lineup. There were some cool new features, however many are very gimmicky, not really all that practical, Except for one, Augmented Reality! This feature allows an app developer to bring their app to life. An astrology app for instance would allow you to point your iPhone toward the sky and …

Ben Kooi Joins Midwest Sky Sports!

Ben Kooi is now part of the Midwest Sky Sports Team, We are excited to have his experience and talent to offer to our customers! Ben Kooi is an A&P IA with many years experience working on all makes and models of aircraft including Mooney, Cirrus, Piper and Cessna Aircraft. He is a fair, honest hard working guy and we …

Install ADS-B Now and Save Money Later

As most, if not all, pilots know, the FAA has mandated that all aircraft that currently fly in places where a transponder is required will also need to be equipped with ADS-B Out by January 1, 2020. For those who don’t know, or are still unsure, Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) is a system in which your airplane, through an ADS-B …

Midwest Sky Sports at EAA AirVenture 2017

It’s been a busy year for us at Oshkosh this year, so let’s take a look and recap what happened for the week. The week started with packing up the trailer to carry all of the supplies needed to keep us going throughout the week, as well as supplies for members of The Airplane Factory that came all the way …

Same-Day Aircraft Service

As an aircraft owner, you probably have a busy lifestyle, or you want as much time with your aircraft as possible. At Midwest Sky Sports, we understand your needs and because of that we offer Same-Day Services. If you need a simple oil change, interval inspection or other light repair services, we can start on your aircraft in the morning …

Nothing Will Get Between You And Your Sling

With the sporty style, performance and handling it’s no wonder why Sling 2 owners develop such a strong bond with their airplane. Nothing or no one can separate and owner and their Sling. Discover Sling 2 for yourself, contact Midwest Sky Sports today. We can help you get into a Sling 2 SLSA or Sling 2 and Sling 4 Experimental …

Sling 2 Panel With Garmin G3X Avionics

We started with a laser cut panel blank that we had powder coated with a textured flat black, this keeps the finger prints off. The labeling was then laser etched onto panel. This give the letters and numbers unmatched durability and creates very sharp edges allowing for clean easy to read labels. As an added bonus, when the laser etches …

Wings and Wheels Fly-In (KCFS)

Join us at the Tuscola Area Airport (KCFS) in Caro, MI for the Wings and Wheels Fly-In and Car Show. For more information visit the event pages: Share this Post

Reduce Maintenance Costs by Balancing Your Propeller

If you’ve ever flown your airplane and noticed even the slightest repetitive vibration, you have probably written it off as a normal fact of life with owning an aircraft. The truth to the matter though, is the slightest vibration can actually cost you some of your hard-earned dollars down the road. Vibrations cause premature wear of critical components in your …

Build Your Own Stratux ADS-B and GPS Receiver

The Stratux is a device that performs the job of a $450 device but for less than $150 Many pilots who fly nowadays have some type of personal device with them in the cockpit, whether it’s their smartphones or tablets. With the rollout of ADS-B services, a lot of these same pilots are starting to invest in devices that will …