Sign up for our newsletter for more news, notes and photos from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018! Enjoying its world debut this week over at the EAA’s Innovation Center is a thing called Black Fly, which is…oh, we’re tired of figuring out what to call these things. It’s an ultralight (Part 103) polycopter that can be either more »
The fast and sleek two-seater has several noteworthy improvements.
Sign up for our newsletter to get more news, notes, and photos from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018! Lancair launched a big upgrade to its two-seater naming the resulting airplane Barracuda. Based on its popular Legacy two-seat kitplane, the new plane features an all-new, one-piece wing of greater span, that the company says will greatly reduce more »
A powerful storm came through OSH on Wednesday evening, so EAA quickly changed gears.
Want more news, information, and photos from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018? Sign up for our newsletter! The Night Airshow, which started as a bit of a lark a few years ago has turned into a signature event at EAA AirVenture, got washed out on Wednesday, but is a go for Thursday night. The storms could more »
The USN precision flight display team popped into to the show in a triumphant return.
Sign up for our newsletter for the latest news, notes, and photos from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh! The United States Navy Blue Angels roared into #OSH18 with what EAA is calling a surprise appearance, though such things don’t happen without a lot of coordination. Check out the pure beauty of the team’s formations in the F/A-18 more »
The cabin mockup is a big deal, literally and otherwise.
Sign up for our newsletter for the latest news and notes from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018! Textron Aviation brought its Cessna Denali cabin mockup to Oshkosh for the first time. The plane is a big single-engine turboprop model that will compete directly with the Pilatus PC-12, and it was clearly designed, at least by looking more »
Plus, the company has a first-of-its-kind upgrade program.
Get the latest news and notes from EAA AirVenture 2018 by signing up for our newsletter. At the company’s Oshkosh press conference, Aspen Avionics president and CEO John Uczekaj announced a new lineup of electronic flight displays that in at least one important detail changes the way that avionics companies do business with the FAA. more »
The emerging flat-panel solution for Part 23 and Experimentals is long on features and affordable, too.
Sign up for our newsletter for the latest news from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh2018! Bendix-King was showing off its AeroVue Touch suite at OSH this week and has now firmed up the pricing for the glass panel suite, which includes the 10.1-inch display and the controller, the ADAHRS sensors, the system controller and the magnetometer, all more »
Heads of some major and/or highly innovative companies weighed in on the state of avionics.
Do you want more news and notes from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh? Sign up for our newsletter! At the EAA’s Innovation Trends in GA Avionics roundtable on Tuesday, the EAA’s moderator Dave Chaimson, set loose an impressive lineup of speakers, most of whom had very long titles, so suffice it to say, they’re all in charge more »
Features include extensive aviation and non-aviation goodness.
Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! Garmin on Sunday introduced a new lineup of their popular D2 aviation watches, including one that has a first-ever feature for an aviation watch. (“D2,” in case you were wondering, stands for “Direct To,” so changing it to more »
Is it possible to have a perfect weather week at OSH? We’ll find out.
Subscribe today to Plane & Pilot magazine for industry news, reviews and much more delivered straight to you! Oshkosh AirVenture 2018 got off to a grey start on Sunday, the day before the official start, and very few airplanes got into Wittman Regional until skies began to clear in the early mid-afternoon. And once they did, more »
The story behind the airplane by the sim maker’s creation is a special one.
Subscribe today to Plane & Pilot magazine for industry news, reviews and much more delivered straight to you! If you ask 100 pilots for a list of the ten most beautiful airplanes, 99 of them will probably have the F4-U Corsair on the list, and a goodly number will have it in the top three. While more »
Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! Epic Eagle Head Up Display The Eagle Head Up Display from Maryland-based Epic Optix is a portable device that projects key flight data such as airspeed, altitude and vertical speed into a pilot’s line of sight in more »