The storied engine maker is staying put in Mobile and building for the future.
Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! Continental Motors announced today that work has started on the foundation of its new factory in its longtime home of Mobile, Alabama, part of a $75 million plan to do what it does best, overhaul engines, but in more »
Aircrafts need ADS-B receivers by Jan.1 2020. Here are four to consider.
Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! With the FAA mandating that all aircrafts have Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) systems by January 1, 2020, we found four receivers you should look into if your plane still isn’t compliant. Scout Dual-Band ADS-B Receiver for more »
Volunteers at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 built a Van's RV-12, and have a video to prove it!
Subscribe today to Plane & Pilot magazine for industry news, reviews and much more delivered straight to you! At EAA AirVenture Oshkosh a large group of volunteers built a Van’s RV-12 and got it flying in a week. Here’s a time-lapse video of the process, and it might just make you want to build your own more »
Second quarter numbers look great for light aviation, not so much for other sectors.
Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! The General Aviation Manufacturers’ Association (GAMA) came out with its second quarter, 2018, delivery figures, and they look great for light aviation. Not so much for other sectors. Here’s the breakdown. Worldwide shipments (which is synonymous with “deliveries”) more »
The app, which runs on phones or tablets, on iOS or Android, will amaze you with its features, flyability and stunning realism.
Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! The most popular flight simulator in the world is X-Plane, but for those folks who don’t want to be tethered to their computer, there’s a powerful and rewarding alternative, Infinite Flight, a flight sim you can play on more »
The EAA sponsored center is focused on finding new ways to help pilots stay on top of their game.
Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! Think Fast: Engine Out Over High Terrain. Run the memory checklist for your plane. Fuel? Mixture? Tank? Mags? Restart? No joy. Which way do you turn? What’s your airspeed? Can you swap airspeed for altitude? Where’s the wind? more »
A roundup of products to enhance the flying experience.
Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! Here are several products we found that can help improve the quality of your flights. YETI Hopper Two Portable Cooler Worried about getting hungry or thirsty during a flight? The YETI Hopper Two is designed to keep food more »
The biggest airshow in the world flirts with perfection.
Are you an aviation enthusiast or pilot? Sign up for our newsletter, full of tips, reviews and more! EAA said it perfectly in its comments on the conclusion of the world’s greatest airshow: “A ‘perfect’ event may be unattainable, but AirVenture 2018 came about as close as one could imagine. The combination of outstanding programs, aircraft more »
Sign up for our newsletter for the latest news, notes, and photos from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018! The Epic E1000 turboprop single has generated a lot of buzz over the past few years and for good reason and now it’s closing in on certification. The fast (330 knots), competitively priced ($3.25 million) beautifully styled turbine more »
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 »