Transponder Buyer’s Guide

Reliable transponder performance is critical in the ADS-B environment.

2019 Homebuilt Aircraft Directory

So many airplanes, so little time: over 1000 aircraft to choose from. Also learn how 10 of our regular contributors chose their own experimental aircraft. Introduction Directory compiled by Omar Filipovic.

2013 Rotorcraft Buyer’s Guide

If flying a rotorcraft is your goal, this is a great time to start exploring your options—there’s been growth in this segment, and even more expansion is on the horizon. By Roy Beisswenger.

Buying Your First Homebuilt Aircraft

Building isn't the only path to owning an Experimental aircraft.

2020 Engine Buyer’s Guide

Get your aero motivation here!

2013 Engine Buyer’s Guide

The outlook for the alternative engine market for Experimental/Amateur-Built aircraft is positive, and there are new additions since last year—even more reason to join the auto-conversion club. By Patrick Panzera.

Buying Used: Kitfox

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

Constant-Speed Props

Sometimes using a constant-speed prop makes sense, but the decision is often a compromise among weight, cost and performance. By Marc Cook.

Experimental Audio Panels: Sophisticated, Integrated

PS Engineering and Garmin have kit-focused audio systems for under $2000. They have generous feature sets and high-end audio quality.

Weather In the Cockpit

Portable receivers rule the roost. How you choose depends on your app of choice.

In Case You Missed it

Letters

Who Can Do the Work?In the January 2014 issue, Amy Laboda does a nice...

Lightweight Stepladder

I affectionately refer to my Jabiru light-sport as being a “low high-wing” airplane. This...

Spars-The Heart of the Wing

Laying out the spar, part 2.

Aero ‘lectrics

Jim Weir offers a solution for how to regain reception when your rubber ducky antenna fails.