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Homebuilt aircraft builder Steve Wittman was one of Americas greatest air racers. By Amy Laboda.
Designer of 15 Experimentals, inventor of the Poly-Fiber covering system, and founder of EAA Chapter 1, he was an aviation ambassador for all. By Amy Laboda.
One of the things all of us love to do at any air show where there are a lot of vendors with aircraft parts, avionics and pilot supplies is to browse. Yep, face it guys. You go to shows like Sun ‘n Fun as dreamers; and a few of us actually warm up the plastic. […]
Rotax introduced its souped up 915iS, a 135 hp turbocharged, intercooled four stroke, fuel injected engine last summer at EAA AirVenture. Yesterday at Sun ‘n Fun 2016 Rotax Business Manager Marc Becker provided a window into the development schedule for the engine.
When I come to big shows such as Sun ‘n Fun I feel like there’s a whole bunch of learning to be done. To that end, I make a point of attending the forums in the Homebuilt Area. You can learn about fabric covering, or riveting aluminum, bending aluminum, or even welding. This year at […]
Remembering Jim Bede Sr.
Taking our instrument panel into the next decade. By Amy Laboda.
Getting the spark right. By Amy Laboda.
New light turboprop engines are coming to Experimental/Amateur-Built aviation.
Harnessing the wisdom of the hive. By Amy Laboda.