Familiar Face

A lighter, more powerful engine gives the Lightning better performance.

Turbine Legend

Let’s celebrate the return of some very fine whine.

RANS S-21 Outbound

Great looks, easy to build, and a wide choice of engines. Is this the RANS you've been waiting for?

Speedster Evolution

Kitfox Series 7 steps up to speed.

Whisper X350 Gen II

Fast, sleek cruiser from motorglider origins.

Sling TSi

Four seats. Full fuel. Lets go!

Revised Raven

RANS adds metal wings and a big engine to their popular side-by-side.

Ahead of its Time and Keeping Pace

The BD-4 flies into its sixth decade.

CubCrafters EX-3/FX-3

Another better Cub!

Belite Chipper

Economy two-seat flying for STOL and cruising.

In Case You Missed it

Tweaking an Engine/Airframe For Efficiency

When an aircraft engine is tightly cowled without cowl flaps, running hot can be a problem. But there are solutions, as author Amy Laboda found out after much research and experimentation.

Checkpoints

A continuing journey.

Wind Tunnel

Aeroelasticity—structure with a twist.

Aero ‘lectrics

An increasing number of pilots are turning to iPad and Android apps for use in the cockpit. Jim Weir takes an in-depth look at one of the more popular ones: ForeFlight.