An Austin, Texas airplane partnership with 3 airplanes and 28 owners based at Austin Bergstrom Airport
Our PA-28 Warrior is now flying with state-of-the-art equipment! We’ve installed a Garmin 650 IFR approved touch screen GPS/COM/NAV unit, an STEC Autopilot, and a new Garmin audio panel! Combined with its 160 horsepower engine upgrade our Warrior is now a great flying machine, perfect for cross countries and IFR training!
Major equipment upgrades are now underway for our Warrior and Archer. The club has purchased a FreeFlight Ranger 978 ADS-B system which will installed in our Archer shortly. Our new ADS-B “in/out” system integrates with our existing Garmin 430W GPS to provide real time traffic and weather updates. It includes a WiFi access point that more »
And it’s spectacular! The seats are recovered, all the plastic has been replaced or repaired. The instrument panel has been repaired and repainted. Combined with our professionally maintained Scheme Designer paint job, our recent Penn Yan overhauled engine, and our new IFR GPS we now have one the best Cardinals flying in the world!
Last Oct 2013, the Membership approved installing a new leather interior into our Cardinal C177 RG. The interior will be installed in the second half of April 2014. After which, we will have the cleanest and nicest looking C177RG flying! Just one of the many reasons why Chandelle Flying Club is the best way to more »
Our Cardinal now has a nice refurbished KLN-94, installed by Pippen York. This unit is a big improvement over the KLN-89b that it replaced. The 89b is still a useful GPS, so it has been moved to our Warrior, replacing the ancient Northstar GPS/Loran unit. These upgrades are a good example of the CFC tradition more »