• Print
  • Email

New Aviation Products

New aviation products help you fly faster, smarter, better and faster. Read our reviews of new products for general aviation pilots and improve the functionality of your cockpit.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

April 2011 Readback


Flight Design Fights Fires



April 2011 ReadbackA firefighting department based at 8,300 feet in the Ecuadorian Andes has acquired a Flight Design CTLS light-sport aircraft as its aerial support unit.
Tuesday, January 25, 2011

March 2011 Readback


More Piper Seminoles For ATP



March 2011 ReadbackAircraft has sold six Piper Seminole multi-engine aircraft to Airline Transport Professionals (ATP), for airline pilot training.
Tuesday, December 7, 2010

January/February 2011 Readback


Tecnam P2006T FAA Certified!



January/February 2011 ReadbackOn November 10, the FAA certified the Tecnam P2006T, a four-seat piston twin aircraft.
Tuesday, October 19, 2010

December 2010 Readback


LSA Fly-In To The Bahamas



December 2010 ReadbackLight-sport aircraft pilots refusing to tolerate winter flying doldrums have a perfect outing: the first-ever LSA Fly-In to the Bahamas on December 10-12.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010

November 2010 Readback


Fly A Warbird



November 2010 ReadbackThe Pacific Prowler, a Texas-based nonprofit organization, is looking for GA pilots who can fly the group’s North American B-25 Mitchell bomber and a C-47 Gooney.
Tuesday, August 24, 2010

October 2010 Readback


Sport Pilots In The Bahamas!



October 2010 ReadbackThe Bahamas has changed its rules to allow U.S.-based sport pilots to operate in its airspace.
Tuesday, July 20, 2010

September 2010 Readback


More Pounds For Terrafugia



September 2010 ReadbackTerrafugia has received an exemption from the FAA to grant the Transition LSA an additional 110 pounds, allowing for a maximum takeoff weight of 1,430 pounds.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010

August 2010 Readback


LSA Measures Volcanic Ash



August 2010 ReadbackA specially equipped Flight Design CT Supralite is being used by the Duesseldorf Technical University’s Department of Volcanology to measure volcanic ash and assess problems for airliners.
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

July 2010 Readback




July 2010 ReadbackTecnam Twin FAA Certified The P2006T Tecnam Twin, which made its U.S. debut at 2009 EAA AirVenture, has received FAA certification.
Tuesday, April 20, 2010

June 2010 Readback




June 2010 ReadbackEvektor-Aerotechnik Company of the Czech Republic is celebrating its 40th anniversary. More than 1,000 Evektor aircraft fly in over 40 countries worldwide.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010

May 2010 Readback




May 2010 ReadbackOn January 29, the Lindbergh Foundation held a ceremony to formally donate a factory-new 180 hp A-1C Husky to the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) at the KWS Wilson Hangar in Nairobi, Kenya.
Tuesday, February 23, 2010

April 2010 Readback




April 2010 ReadbackPilot Felix Baumgartner will attempt to become the first person to break the speed of sound with his own body.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010

March 2010 Readback




March 2010 ReadbackIn April 2009, Italian aircraft manufacturer Tecnam unveiled its P2008 high-wing LSA, which combines an advanced carbon-fiber fuselage with a metal wing and stabilator.
Tuesday, December 1, 2009

January/February 2010 Readback




January/February 2010 ReadbackBritain’s Paul Bonhomme won the 2009 Red Bull Air Race World Championship on October 4 in Barcelona, holding off defending champion Hannes Arch of Austria.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009

December 2009 Readback




December 2009 ReadbackThe EAA has announced that Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger and First Officer Jeffrey Skiles, known for their emergency landing in the Hudson River, are the new co-chairmen of the EAA Young Eagles.
Tuesday, September 22, 2009

November 2009 Readback




November 2009 ReadbackA Mooney Acclaim M20TN took first prize in Category C of the Ultimate Challenge Air Race, held August 15 in South Africa.
Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Sept-Oct 2009 On The Radar




Sept-Oct 2009 On The RadarAvidyne’s Entegra Release 9 Integrated Flight Deck has been selected by Lancair International of Redmond, Ore., as an option for the Lancair Evolution aircraft.
Tuesday, August 25, 2009

October 2009 Readback




October 2009 ReadbackDiamond Aircraft has received FAA certification for its Austro Engine AE300. The jet-fuel-burning, 170 hp, turbodiesel piston engine offers single-lever thrust control and electronic engine management.
Tuesday, July 28, 2009

September 2009 Readback




September 2009 ReadbackTour Aviation Chile guides pilots on self-fly tours in Cessna 172s and 182s throughout the scenic South American country.
Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Jul-Aug 2009 On The Radar




radarA new program that opens up co-ownership opportunities for the TBM 850 has been launched by Daher-Socata.