Empty Nest Syndrome

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Looking for a new project to fill the shop.

Legal Eagle XL

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Sometimes slow and steady wins the race, especially when you want a leisurely wind-in-your-hair, no-fuss flight. The plansbuilt Legal Eagle XL answers that call.

Engine Overhauls

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A visit to Poplar Grove Airmotive.

Turbine Temptation: Into the Air

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No parts left—let’s fly!

Antenna Installations

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Sourcing the right antennas for your kits avionics suite is only half the chore. Placement, proper grounding, and routine upkeep are critical to performance.

E-Hawk in Paradise

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A small group of students in a well-equipped private school have constructed an electric Experimental/Amateur-Built ultralight aircraft. They have done a spectacular job performing...

Completions

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Builders share their successes.

Print Your Own Parts

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Using a 3D printer to make an avionics fan shroud.

Aircraft Handling: Making the Compromises Work

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Doug Rozendaal brings his considerable experience to a discussion of flight handling characteristics and his favorite aircraft. Among the factors designers consider are stability, control response, feel, personal preferences, FAA requirements, stick force, center of gravity, center of pressure, and the flight envelope. Every design is a compromise.

A Ground Loop Story

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Sometimes stuff happens.

In Case You Missed it

To Launch a Light Sport-Redux

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To launch a Light Sport-redux.

The Home Machinist

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Phillips? Flat head? Double blade? Bob Fritz clears up questions you didn't even know you had about screwdrivers. When you're building a plane, the right tool for the right job (and right space) really does matter.

The Ins and Outs of Pre-buys

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Dont buy a used Experimental aircraft without one (Part 1).

Van’s Aircraft Files for Chapter 11

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Van’s Aircraft, facing multiple crises and a serious cash crunch, filed for Chapter 11...