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Kate O'Connor

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Kate O’Connor works as AVweb's Editor-in-Chief. She is a private pilot, certificated aircraft dispatcher, and graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

Building the 750SD XTREME: Part 4

Getting it on the gear & engine selection.

Building the 750SD XTREME: Part 3

Detail work.

New Engine For Experimental Carbon Cubs

CubCrafters unveiled a new engine designed for experimental Carbon Cub aircraft outfitted with fixed-pitch propellers. Called the CC363i F/P, the engine is a version...

GAMI Unleaded Avgas Approved For GA Piston Fleet

In a first for the aviation industry, the FAA has approved supplemental type certificates (STCs) for the use of General Aviation Modifications Inc.’s G100UL...

2022 One Week Wonder Completes First Flight

The Experimental Aircraft Association’s (EAA) 2022 One Week Wonder has successfully completed its first flight. The aircraft, a Sonex Waiex-B, was built entirely during...

Building the 750SD XTREME: Part 2

Making mockups.

Building the 750SD XTREME

Getting started on the Zenith CH 750 Super Duty.

AirVenture Oshkosh 2022 NOTAM Released

With the annual Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) AirVenture Oshkosh fly-in convention around the corner, the organization has released the notice covering arrival and departure...

EAA Announces Innovation Prize Grand Championship Finalists

The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) has announced the top five finalists for the Founder’s Innovation Prize Grand Championship, which will take place during AirVenture...

EAA Says LSA Expansion Still On Track

The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) announced that the Modernization of Special Airworthiness Certificates (MOSAIC) rulemaking initiative remains on track following meetings of ASTM International...

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Engine Beat

The first step to stopping an oil leak is determining where its coming from, and thats not as easy as you might think. By Steve Ells.

2012 Alternative Engine Buyer’s Guide

If you’re in the market for an auto-conversion engine for your homebuilt aircraft, here’s a definitive guide to the options. By Patrick Panzera.

Pet Pup

Building a replica Sopwith Pup from scratch is not for the faint of heart.

Product Review: J.P. Instruments EDM-740

JPI is offering a new compact, capable engine monitor that is built and priced for the homebuilt market. By Marc Cook.