NXT Next

Electroflight and Rolls-Royce partner to set the world’s electric airspeed record.

“Gonna Finish This Sucker”

Sam Kurtz set out to build an RV-7A. It ended up restoring him.

Product Review: Garmin GI 275 EFIS

This full-featured, full-priced certified EFIS is impressive but might not be ideal for homebuilts.

17 Kits For Under $25K

Building economically can be done, but you’re going to be part of the cost savings.

Retirement Project

A backcountry Bearhawk built for comfort, cross-country cruising and cargo capacity.
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Mike and Laura Starkey’s RANS S-21

Part 1: foundations of the build.

ADS-B and the Little Guy

ADS-B installation may be avoidable for many small homebuilts.

Aircraft Brakes

Some experiences and improvements.

Buying Used: Kitfox

Always in high demand, be ready to act fast when you find one you like.

In Case You Missed it

Tooling Up!

Beginner's guide to aircraft tools and tool suppliers.

Pet Pup

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

Engine Beat

Steve Ells surveys those in the know for tips about what to consider when contemplating the purchase of a used aircraft engine.

Practical Electrical

Wire termination science, part 1.