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FREE Features, Articles & Supplements

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Aero 'Lectrics

Aviation-oriented wireless FM mic

Aero'Lectrics: Here's the promised solid-state landing light flasher.

Avionics and Electronics

Product Review: Glass Panel

Build Your Own EFIS, Part 3

Planning Panels, Part 1

Planning Panels, Part 2

Product Review: PS Engineering PMA5000EX

Build Your Own EFIS, Part 2

Build Your Own EFIS, Part 1

Planning Panels, Part 3

Get to Know the Parts

Vertical Power

Product Review: J.P. Instruments EDM-740

Headset Buyer's Guide, Part 1

SkyView to the Rescue

Headset Buyers Guide, Part 2

Headset Buyers Guide, Part 3

Engines

Engine Comparison, Part 2

Engine Comparison, Part 1

Auto Engines for Aircraft, Part 2

But Will It Fly the Plane?

Engine Comparison Spreadsheets

Pondering Powerplants

Turbo Power, Part 1

Fuel Cells, Part 2

Turbo Power, Part 2

Turbo Power, Part 3

Auto Engines for Aircraft, Part 1

Fuel Cells, Part 1

Fuel Cells, Part 3

Fixed Wing

Free Flight

Kitfox with a Rotec

Flight Review: Return of the Ultralight

Comp Air 8 SS52

Flight Review: Mustang II

KITPLANES' New Airplane: The 18-Day Sportsman 2+2.

Family Legend

SeaRey LSX Amphibian

Velocity, Increased

Europa Returns!

Zenith STOL CH 750

Sequoia Falco: Wings of Desire

Lancair Evolution

Roll Your Own

Flight Review: Mission Ready

Grinvalds Orion

ViperJet Redux

The Back Yard Flyer

Flight Review: Horse Perennial

The 18-Day Sportsman

Rotax 912 iS SportIn April 2014, Kitplanes announced the new 914 iS, specifically tailored for the U.S. market. At the company's Wels, Austria headquarters, Kitplanes took a brief flight demo in an aircraft equipped with the new engine.
Garmin G3XGarmin's G3X glass cockpit for LSA and experimental aircraft has a touchscreen feature set and supports on-screen display and command for the Garmin VIRB action cam, plus it controls the GMC305 flight control/autopilot system.
dynon-toush-snipDynon Avionics brought its latest touchscreen system, the Skyview Touch. Dynon's Michael Schofield showed the system to Kitplanes magazine at Sun 'n Fun 2014.
rans-s20-snip-190x100At the Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, KITPLANES got a good look and a demo flight in RANS' new S-20 Raven, an evolution of the popular Coyote kit/LSA series.
tablesaw-cutting-snip-190x100Companion video to the KITPLANES Magazine January 2014 article "Home Shop Machinist: Cutting Aluminum on the Table Saw."
sensenich-prop-snip-190x100Kitplanes and AVweb took a quick tour of the Sensenich wooden prop factory in Plant City, Florida to see how the props are made.
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