Flying Legend’s Tucano Replica

If you can't own an original, it's the next best thing.

MOAC!

American Legend Builds the “Mother of All Cubs.”

Flight Review: Revival of the Fittest

Part Husky, part Cub, the Bearhawk Patrol evokes 1940s-era shapes but with the benefit of today’s advanced manufacturing. By Chuck Berthe.

Lancair Evolution

Lancair Aircraft is revolutionizing its already successful turboprop line of kits with the new Evolution, a 750-horsepower, Pratt & Whitney-PT6A-powered, carbon-fiber composite, 380-mph four-seater to be available later this year.

Supermarine Aircraft Mk 26B

Quick and nimble, with distinctive elliptical wings: The Spitfire was a classic WW-II fighter plane. Now a 90%-scale kit, true to the original, makes this inspired design available to the homebuilder.

Restoring the RV-1

The very first Van’s prototype flies again, thanks to months of volunteers’ hard work, and its designer climbs back into the cockpit, some five decades after he built it.

Searey LSX

An old friend with a new personality.

The Staaken Z-21A Flitzer

Intended as an inter-war sportplane, the VW- or Jabiru-powered Staaken Flitzer delivers the goods in both performance and agility. These planes may not appear sleek, but they’re a blast to fly.

Onex

The Onex is an economical single-seat sportplane that feels like a baby fighter.

Turbine Legend

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

In Case You Missed it

The Dawn Patrol

Blood on the sock, 2013.

Around the Patch

Editor-in-Chief Marc Cook discusses his recent visit to a Zenith Aircraft factory workshop where he had the pleasure of flying some airplanes and pulling some rivets.

Editor’s Log

There's always a way.

Updating an Old Friend

Bolt-on electronic fuel injection and ignition for the Continental O-200.