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Article: Holiday Gift Guide

Pilots love gear. Even if you're a minimalist at heart, aviation lends itself to lots of equipment.

Article: Information Is Power

On the face of it, the subject of engine analyzers isn't very enticing.

Also labeled: Features, What's New

Article: NextGen ADS-B Update 2014

I've been covering the development of ADS-B (automatic dependent surveillance–broadcast) technology for quite a while, and my advice to readers has been the same as what I was planning.

Article: A Portable Feast

More portable, more powerful, more plentiful: Pilots today have a growing choice of handheld avionics that make flying safer, more efficient and more enjoyable. ...

Article: Adventure Pilot iFly GPS For iPad And Android

Four years ago, Adventure Pilot launched the first in their iFly series of handheld moving-map GPS devices.

Article: Affordable In-Flight Internet!

Time matters, and in today's fast-paced world, Internet connectivity can be vital.

Also labeled: Features, Pilot Resources

Article: ForeFlight Changing Aviation One Device At A Time

ForeFlight is a classic American success story and a proven innovator in the world of aviation. I

Also labeled: Features, Pilot Resources

Article: Garmin D2 Pilot Watch

Who would've dreamed even 10 years ago that you could wear a full-featured WAAS GPS navigator on your wrist?

Article: Social Flight: Pencil Me In

If somebody's listening, we aviators are happy to talk about our aerial adventures, and we love to spend time with other pilots, obsessing over modifications, the latest cockpit goodies or comparing notes on techniques and procedures.

Article: DeLorme inReach SE

The DeLorme inReach SE isn't designed to be used in an airplane, but it can provide text messaging and tracking.

Also labeled: Avionics, Pilot Supplies, Tech Talk

Article: ADS-B From Portable Equipment

For more than a year now, we've been seeing portable devices that receive ADS-B weather, and in some cases traffic, but none provide the ADS-B out functionality required by the FAA for operation in controlled airspace beginning in the year 2020....

Also labeled: Avionics, Pilot Supplies, Tech Talk

Article: Sennheiser S1 Noisegard

When German manufacturer Sennheiser created their Digital Adaptive S1 headset a few years ago, they had a hit on their hands.

Also labeled: Avionics, Pilot Supplies

Article: iLevil SW

The iLevil SW from Levil Technology Corp.

Also labeled: Avionics, Pilot Supplies, Tech Talk

Article: David Clark DC PRO-X Headset

I knew this headset was different the minute I took it out of the box.

Also labeled: Avionics, Pilot Supplies, Tech Talk

Article: The Hot 10 Spring Roundup

Spring without the Sun 'n Fun International Fly-In & Expo would be like Christmas without Santa, LSA without Rotax, GA without Cessna and Piper ...

Article: Adventure Pilot iFly 720

In October 2012, I updated you here on the latest enhancements for the revolutionary, portable, affordable ($750), iFly 720 moving-map GPS. ...

Article: The Way Of Active Winglets

Fortunately, airplanes don't deal much in real mousetraps, but every once in a while, someone comes along and invents a better one.

Article: Lightspeed FlightLink For Zulu.2

Connect a headset to your iPad?

Article: Dynon D1 Pocket Panel

Twenty-first-century private pilots benefit enormously from technologies like GPS, WAAS and iPads.

Article: iFly 720

Two years ago, I came across a new avionics company: Adventure Pilot.

Article: Flight Bag For All Needs

I must own seven or eight different flight bags.

Article: Sennheiser S1 Passive

I love passive headsets. Before our readers start scratching their heads wondering if I know about all the benefits of ANR (active noise reduction), I will assure you that I do.

Article: Cockpit Cameras

As pilots, we always want to tell everyone about our latest flying endeavors, whether it's a cross-country adventure or our best-ever landing. ...

Article: iFlightPlanner For iPad By Sennheiser

For some time now, iFlightPlanner.com has offered a web-based service combining flight-planning and logging features with a mobile version that's supported on many smartphones.

Article: Handheld Buyer’s Guide

Smarter, faster and ever smaller, handheld devices for aviation are undergoing a revolution that surpasses anything we've seen before.

Article: ADS-B Weather In The Cockpit

More than 15 years ago, I found a public-domain app for the late, lamented Palm VII (one of the first pocket-sized wireless digital gizmos) that would let me call up NEXRAD weather radar graphics.

Article: AvMap EKP-V

When we looked at AvMap's EKP-IV back in 2004, we described it as "the Rolls Royce of portable GPS units," with better features than the competition at a higher price. ...

Article: More Sun, More Fun!

Last year: tornados and wrecked airplanes. This year: sun. Way sun. What a glorious week. Temps in the '80s. Refreshing breezes everyday. Billowy cotton-ball clouds and only one minor afternoon thunderstorm.

Article: Aviation Apps

It's hard to believe that the iPad was introduced just in 2010. With an estimated 60 million iPads sold since Apple introduced it two years ago, no other device in history has influenced our world the way this clean little tablet computer has.

Article: Flight Guide iEFB For iPad Version 4.1

For no less than 50 years, pilots have relied on the Flight Guide Airport and Frequency Manual for airport information while flying cross-country. ...