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Major 182 Avionics Upgrades – April 2017

We are happy to report that both of our 182s – N405JH (182RG) and N931SJ (182S) – will be undergoing major avionics upgrades this month. These upgrades will bring TSS Flying Club into the 21st century with modern avionics and GPS for our members across all of our planes. This means that all of our […]

We are excited for the arrival of our new 172 last week. This plane, a 1999 R model has been completely updated with all of the upgrades that you could want in a modern plane. 180HP engine, Aspen glass avionics, Garmin GPS, Angle of Attack indicator, JPI engine monitor, autopilots, ADS-B out and much much […]

  TSS Flying Club is pleased to announce the purchase of a nearly brand new airplane for the fleet. The 2014 Vans RV-12 was formerly a demo plane with only 150 TT and is in near perfect condition. We expect delivery in a couple weeks. This version of the RV is factory-built and certified. It […]

Thanks to low gas prices and operating costs, our plane rates have been reduced. Current pricing starting on all flights after April 1 will be: 172 = $120/tach hr 182 = $156/tach hr

Club Members: The TSS Annual Banquet will be held on March 20th at 5pm at Growler’s Brewpub in Gaithersburg, MD. There will be a generous dinner buffet and a cash bar with drink specials. The cost to attend is $20/person and the remainder will be subsidized by the club. Feel free to invite spouses or […]

Due to changing desires from club membership, TSS will be selling one of our 172 aircraft –  N711DA – and acquiring a Light Sport Aircraft (LSA) as soon as possible. This change in fleet composition will allow a more diverse offering to meet member missions. The LSA will be expected to be offered at a […]

The Stratus device is now available for use in 52126. You must have an ipad/iphone running ForeFlight in order to take advantage of this ADS-B in-flight weather device. Here are instructions on the use of the device: Prior to Flight Remove Stratus from glove box. Place Stratus on dashboard.  There is a velcro patch affixed […]