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Larry Anglisano

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Larry Anglisano is a regular KITPLANES contributor and the Editor in Chief of sister publication Aviation Consumer magazine. An active land and sea pilot, Larry has over 30 years experience as an avionics tech.

Small-bottle O2: Aithre, Aerox Compacts

Personal-sized oxygen bottles save space and weight, while serving as belt-and-suspender backup. But go bigger if you use O2 regularly.

Garmin Smart Glide: Limited By Display, GPS

Garmin announced its Smart Glide feature, which is another layer in the company’s Autonomí suite of safety-enhancing tech.

Troubleshooting 102: EFIS

Calibration and hardware installation errors are common sources of trouble, so follow the install manuals to the letter.

Avionics Troubleshooting 101

Common diagnostic tasks to consider when things stop working.

Antenna Wiring

Don’t shortchange the job with the wrong cable, sloppy routing or flawed crimping techniques.
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Garmin Sun ‘n Fun Kiosk Tour

At Sun ‘n Fun 2021 in Lakeland, Florida, Garmin isn’t announcing major new products, but it has plenty of enhancements to its existing line...
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Dynon at Sun ‘n Fun 2021, Real and Virtually

KITPLANES' avionics editor Larry Anglisano caught up with Dynon's Michael Schofield on the company's plans for both in-person and virtual booth displays around Sun...

The Future of Homebuilding: Avionics

I mean, how much better should avionics really get for what we use them for? I’ll hold short of saying we’ve reached market saturation...

Handheld Transceivers

We still need portable radios. Models from Icom and Sporty’s are favorites.

Big Talk

The standalone com radio lives on—smarter, more flexible and affordable than ever.

In Case You Missed it

Ask the DAR

Required placards, placing an Experimental in an S-Corp., licensing a KR-2 as an LSA.

What’s New

Lancair's Piston Evolution has flown, and MGL Avionics V10 com radio debuts. Edited by Mary Bernard.

The Ultimate Upgrade

With Lancair’s factory-authorized builder assistance program, new Evo owners Wendell and Martha Solesbee get a leg up on their project. Custom jigs and extra hands take weeks off the build time and ensure they’re ready for the next steps.

Updated!

Vans adds the Rotax 912 iS Sport to the RV-12.