Upstate South Carolina Aviation Company Taking Off

Moonpie, LLC is now the upstate dealer for several new communications products and a new hot air balloon product from China.

Taylors, SC, September 19, 2008 --( Moonpie, LLC announces new product lines.

Aviation related business “taking off.”

Moonpie, LLC announced today that they are now carrying several new lines of products for the flying community. As a hot air balloon and airplane pilot for 25 years, Roger Clark, Product Manager, said “We now fill a much needed void in the upstate area for communications products for pilots”. Christie Clark, Moonpie Owner, said "We are very excited about the opportunity to represent such high quality products for the upstate of South Carolina."

Yaesu/Vertex Aviation, VHF and UHF Radios
Moonpie, LLC is the only upstate retailer of Yaesu/Vertex radios ( They carry the full line of aircraft radios (VXA-220, VXA-300 & VXA-710) and the full line of VHF and UHF radios for chase crews, ground crews, security applications and other sports, hobbies and businesses needing reliable and secure communications. Accessories, batteries and encrypted channel radios are available as well.

Avcomm Headsets
Moonpie, LLC is also the only upstate retailer of Avcomm ( headsets and accessories. Since 1992, AVCOMM has manufactured and distributed quality headsets, intercoms, flight bags, and accessories for aviation and racing.

To craft their products, they use only the finest materials. From gold plated plugs on their headsets to tough tensile wiring, AVCOMM products are made to withstand vigorous use year after year. Quality control is equally important with each production step monitored to ensure consistency.

Beijing Airdriven Co., Ltd
Moonpie has been named the exclusive North American distributor for Airdriven Balloons from Beijing China. They will begin the flight test and engineering program for FAA Type Certification over the next few months and hope to have balloons certified and ready to sell to the ballooning community within 6 months to a year.

“This is an exciting venture and will dramatically cut the cost for entry level, sport and commercial balloonists in North America” said Mike Clark, Flight Manager for the program. “We expect to be able to leverage the current market in order to sell high quality balloon systems for a price that almost anyone wanting to be involved in ballooning can afford.”

Moonpie, LLC
Founded in 2005, Moonpie, LLC is the upstate leader in hot air ballooning and communications equipment for aviation. The company offers a wide range of products and services for the airplane and hot air balloon community. Moonpie offers hot air balloon rides and flight and ground instruction in the upstate South Carolina, Northwest Georgia and Western North Carolina region.


Yaesu, Vertex, Avcomm and Airdriven are either registered trademarks or trademarks of their respective owners in the United States and/or other countries

For more information, press only:
Roger D. Clark, 864-640-7904,

For more information on Moonpie, LLC:
Moonpie, LLC
Roger Clark
Christie Clark, Owner 864-630-5858