Van’s RV-8: Sport Plane Standard Setter

Although the RV-8 debuted 12 years ago, author Ed Wischmeyer flies a splendid builder example and notes how the design has fared over the years; by Ed Wischmeyer.

Hummel H5

Good things come in small packages.

Kitfox with a Rotec

The Rotec-radial-powered Kitfox Super Sport taps into our nostalgia for radial engines but with a modern touch.

RANS S-20 Raven

More than the sum of its parts.

Cygnet Distinction

Each of its unusual features serves a purpose.

Familiar Face

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

Zenith 750 Cruzer

Zenith 750 Cruzer: Civilizing the 750 for the asphalt crowd.

Flight Review: Pitts Model 12

For the Pitts Model 12 from Jim Kimball Enterprises, the name of the game is power. By Ed Wischmeyer.

Flight Review: Horse Perennial

LeRoy Cook flies Larry Kinder's award-winning Mustang II, a fast and fun homage to the legendary P-51 Mustang.

The Big Bearhawk

Bearhawk 5: more room, more horsepower…more everything.

In Case You Missed it

Weather to Fly and Weather On the Web

Whether you want to learn more about weather or already understand it and are looking for better pre-flight weather resources, author Bob Fritz fills you in on the latest and greatest assets on DVD and on the web.

Those Wright Brothers are at it Again

The original homebuilt.

Hummel H5

Good things come in small packages.

Build It Better: Where’s Your Margin?

How can you give yourself that margin of safety that you hope you'll never need?