Video: NXi Panel DA62 landing in Greenland

LifeStyle Brings First Garmin NXi panel DA62 to the US LifeStyle Aviation is proud to be bringing the first DA62 NXi unit to North America. Delivery will be to a client in North Carolina in April. The new Garmin NXi G1000 panel represents a significant upgrade to the G1000 panel we’ve enjoyed for many years…

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New Diamond DA50 Aircraft Revealed!

Diamond DA50 introduced at AERO. The New Diamond DA50 is on display at the Aero Global Airshow for General Aviation in Friedrichshafen, Germany on April  5- 8, 2017.  This is the first of the new family of aircraft, based on the DA50 airframe. The DA50-V is the first of five models: the four-seat 230shp DA50-IV;…

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LifeStyle Aviation Network Expands Jet A Twin Training

The LifeStyle Aviation Network Expands Jet A Twin Training! It has been a busy time for LifeStyle Aviation.  The LifeStyle Aviation Network has expanded the availability of JetA twin diesel training in more locations  With the latest two DA42 additions to our Network Partners, there are now 7 LifeStyle Aviation Network locations with Diamond DA42…

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LifeStyle and OnCore Aviation bring Diamond DA62 to Rochester NY

Diamond DA62 at the Greater Rochester International Airport Monday, February 6th. LifeStyle Aviation and OnCore Aviation are bringing the Diamond DA62 for demo flights and show to Rochester Airport (KROC) on Monday, February 6th.  There will be an open house at 6:00 PM at the OnCore Aviation facilities located at KROC at the JetSmart FBO located…


NEW Garmin G1000 NXi Introduced

Comments from LifeStyle Aviation’s Founder, John Armstrong: What it must be like to be an Aviation Writer I wonder. Like my friend Steve Pope, edior of FLYING magazine. In one moment he is racing through the sky in the amazing Diamond DA62 before introduction and the next experiencing before anyone else the wonders of Garmin’s…

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Strong Dollar Drives DA42 Atlantic Crossings

So, if you want to upgrade to a Diamond DA42 aircraft and get a great deal…Who do you call?   LifeStyle Aviation of course! That’s what one SR20 owner did when he was ready for his next level aircraft. “With the strength of the dollar we are finding excellent opportunities for our clients by leveraging…


Featured Aircraft: 2003 Diamond DA40 N266DS

Now available – a truly a one of a kind aircraft!  2003 DA40 with WAAS, ASPEN, SVT, ADS-B, PowerFlow, Long Range Tanks, New Custom Interior and Much More. This plane belongs on a “Pimp My Ride Reality TV Show!”  Why is this configuration is particularly attractive and a unique value? To get the features included…


Medical Certification Reform Effective May 1 2017

The long awaited medical reform law is making its way through the processes at the FAA and is scheduled to take effect this year. This changes the medical requirements for pilots to use general aviation aircraft for non-commercial uses and enhances the freedom that general aviation offers with less overhead to pilots.

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Do you have 2017 Flying Resolutions?

Share your Flying Related 2017 Resolutions with us so we can encourage and support you and we’ll send you a FLY sticker. This Year I Resolve to:   ____ 1.  I will fly more this year… at least _______ hours ____ 2.  I will learn to fly and get my Private Certificate ____ 3.  I will…

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The New Year Looks Bright… Diamond Announces Major Investment

Big news from Diamond Aircraft this week… While the LifeStyle Aviation Team was busy at the Diamond Aircraft plant in Canada this week picking up multiple DA62’s  to deliver to customers for Christmas, this exciting announcement was released.  We are providing our commentary and the full text of the announcement. Look for future announcements here as we…


DA62’s for Christmas!

  You remember the line… “All I want for Christmas is…” Well this month we are completing that phrase with “a DA62” for several happy customers. Not only are these customers going to enjoy the world’s most amazing and advanced personal modern aircraft, they are going to enjoy the benefits of wise tax planning and…

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North Carolina to St. Thomas in a DA40

If you want to learn to fly and you live in paradise in the US Virgin Islands what do you do? You call LifeStyle Aviation of course! During Oshkosh 2016 while manning the Diamond booth we had the pleasure of making the acquaintance of Bruce Baebler from St. Thomas. Actually, Bruce is from St. Louis but…

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LifeStyle Delivers Another DA42 to New Zealand

LifeStyle Aviation sells aircraft world-wide. We have LifeStyle Aviation Network Partners is some far flung parts of the Globe. We have been partners with Larry Jooste and his team at Aeromotive in New Zealand for years now and have sent a dozen or more aircraft and now have delivered our second DA42. Many of the…


Act Now & Save Over $353,000 on a Diamond DA62!

LifeStyle Aviation has a Diamond DA62 and DA42-VI available for December Delivery. The potential impact for tax savings is tremendous if you have the need for business deductions. If you want a business aircraft and you are expecting to pay taxes on substantial income we can help. We can deliver a New Diamond DA62 or…


Announcing the Diamond Texas / Arkansas Tour

Fly the NEW Diamond DA62! LifeStyle Aviation has a 2016 DA62 delivery position available. Acquire your Dream Plane and enjoy 2016 Tax Advantages! Limited Demo Flights Available! Click here to request a demo flight and to get more information.   LOCATION DATES KCXO Conroe, TX Nov. 21 & 29, 2016 KBAZ  New Braunfels, TX Nov. 30, 2016…

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NEWS! Diamond West Coast Tour

Fly the new Diamond DA62! New West Coast Tour! LifeStyle Aviation has a 2016 DA62 delivery position available. Acquire your Dream Plane and enjoy 2016 Tax Advantages! Limited Demo Flights Available! Click here to request a demo flight and to get more information. The West Coast Tour Dates Location Dates British Columbia      CYPK Pitt Meadows,…


DC to Guadeloupe in a DA40

Flying From DC to Guadeloupe in a Diamond DA40 Contributed by LifeStyle Aviation customer and DA40 owner, Alex Malison   Looking for ways to enjoy the aviation lifestyle?  LifeStyle Aviation loves sharing fun destinations and different ways to enjoy the freedom flying provides. Here is one submitted by long time customer and DA40 flyer Alex Malison.…

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LifeStyle Aviation Network Partners Receive Top AOPA Awards

LifeStyle Aviation Network Partners receive AOPA awards! Including the Top President’s Choice Award! AOPA announced the the winners of their Flight Excellence Awards on Oct. 25, 2016 and no surprise that multiple LifeStyle Aviation Network Partners won awards!   AOPA’s Flight Training Excellence Awards are based on AOPA’s Flight Training Excellence poll.  The poll is used…


LifeStyle Offers DA42 Air Conditioning

DA42 Air Conditioning Summer was particularly hot this year. Blistering hot. Through it all we stayed COOL! Here at LifeStyle Aviation we were busy trying out an all new, all electric air conditioning system developed for the Diamond DA42. We liked it so much we are now pleased to begin offering it immediately as an upgrade…


A New Love Affair

A New Love Affair By John Armstrong, Founder of LifeStyle Aviation   For almost 10 years I have been married to my beloved Diamond DA40. It was love at first flight and the years have been filled with romance, adventure, fun and amazing economical utility. The flights to Maine, Outer Banks, the Bahamas many times,…

AOPA Live: Wounded Warrior Earns his IFR Ticket


Check out AOPA Live: Wounded Warrior Earns his IFR Ticket. One of our clients, Mike Bell, donated the use of his Diamond DA40 XLT that we sold him to be used for the IFR training for Adam. We want to congratulate Adam and thank Mike Bell for his generous support of Able Flight! https://www.aopa.org/news-and-media/aopa-live?watch=Wounded warrior…

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“Fly Green” and Save 20% to 50%!

Would you like to save a $1.00 on every gallon so you could fly more and help the environment too? Pilots are always looking for ways to make their flying more justifiable and economical. We wanted to take a moment and shine the light on two paths that can transform the economics of flight. The first…


2016 NY Air Show Pictures

A big thank you to everyone who came out to the 2016 NY Air Show!  We had a wonderful time meeting people!

Check out some of LifeStyle Aviation’s pictures from the event.