The Grand Prize winner has been announced for the 2018 Oshkosh Giveaway. Anthony Janik of Cedar Lake, Indiana, won the $532 Grand Prize, consisting of:
- Flight Outfitters
- Centerline Backpack ($99.95)
- Hat ($24.95)
- Guardian Avionics
Flush-mounted USB-A Power & Charging Unit: ($299)
- JP Media LLC
Two-Year Membership in Cessna Owner Organization or Piper Owner Society ($109)
JP Media LLC (publishers of Cessna Owner Magazine and Pipers Magazine) and several partners in the aviation industry teamed to create a sweepstakes that offered daily prizes plus the weeklong drawing offering a prize package of more than $500.
The “Oshkosh Giveaway” was available exclusively for attendees of the Experimental Aircraft Association’s annual AirVenture July 23-29 in Oshkosh, Wis. The Sweepstakes ran July 23-28.
Winners of Daily Prizes:
- Monday: Robert “RJ” Ferguson – iPad mini kneeboard, Hat
- Tuesday: Frank Gulla – Sunglasses, Hat, Second pair of sunglasses Susan Clark
- Wednesday: Jeff Smith – Survival Knife, Hat
- Thursday: Rudolph Mortimer – Flashlight, Hat
- Friday: Brian Hanson – Wallet, Hat
- Centerline Backpack – The Centerline Backpack has organization for all the aviation gear you carry, but is versatile enough to use everyday. $99.95
- iPad Mini Kneeboard – Sturdy mounting bracket for an iPad Mini or Air. The bracket rotates for both portrait and landscape orientation. $59.95
- Pilot Survival Knife – Locking serrated blade, a seat belt cutter, an LED flashlight, a Magnesium Alloy Fire Starter, and a Window Breaker. $29.95
- Pilot Flashlight – Designed specifically for aviation. Two buttons independently control red and white light. Soft silicon bite ring protects your teeth. $29.95
- Bush Pilot Wallet – Canvas with leather accents, clear window. $29.95
- Hats – Choose from Bush Pilot, Grey Trucker, Guide, Sunset. $24.95
Learn More About Flight Outfitters at www.flightoutfitters.com
Hangar C, Booth #3143
The smartPower 250-101 is a cockpit flush mounted Dual USB-A power / charging unit designed to provide reliable power for most consumer products with USB charge capabilities such as smartphones and tablets. The smartPower 250-101 simultaneously provides 2.7 amps at 5 VDC ± 0.25 (12 watt) for each USB port / connection.
Retail value: $299
Learn more about Guardian Avionics at www.guardianavionics.com
Designed to meet the needs of the U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds, The Maverick is the ultimate vintage aviator style frame. The crystal clear Mineral Glass lenses provide the highest optical clarity available and the silicone temple tips keep the frames in place under any head, helmet, or hat.
Retail value: $309
Learn more about Scheyden Precision Eyeaware at www.scheyden.com
Cessna Owner Organization/Piper Owner Society
Hangar C, Booth #3164
Retail value: $109