RANS S-7S Courier

Marc Cook pilots the new RANS S-7S and finds many improvements, from increased fuel and storage capacity to a simplified aileron-control system that makes handling better than ever.

Flight Review: Return of the Ultralight

A few hours piloting the Belite may make you reconsider your preconceived notions about ultralight aircraft. By Ed Wischmeyer.

Kitfox S7 STi

A wonderful development.

Sportsman in Transition

A closer look at the “Version 1.5” Sportsman.

RANS S-21 Outbound

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

Riding the Radial Rocket RG

The Radial Rocket TD already had a following, but with some tweaking and the addition of retractable gear, the new Radial Rocket RG is poised to take off. By Ed Kolano.

Grinvalds Orion

Jean Grinvalds’ plansbuilt four-seat pusher design was ahead of its time, predating the Bede BD-5, VariEze, Prescott Pusher and Cirrus VK-30. By Geoff Jones.

All Grown Up

The Titan-powered SuperSTOL Stretch XL.

Same Fun, Less Fuel

Glasair Aviation leads the way with new Diesel Sportsman 2+2.

Flight Review: Power Promises

Marc Cook flies two GlaStar Sportsman 2+2s with two different engines, and a winner emerges. More power!

In Case You Missed it

Mike and Laura Starkey’s RANS S-21: Part 4

Flying forward with the wing build.

Hanging up the Spurs

As I write this, it is August 31, 2020, which wouldn’t normally mean anything...

Problemas en México

I was dismayed to receive an alert from the Baja Bush Pilots that aviation authorities in Mexico have recently turned away Experimental aircraft after entering the country.

Down to Earth

When pilot/builder Amy Laboda planted the seed in her husband's mind that the most suitable next airplane for them would be a glass-panel RV-10, the suggestion was met with something akin to a sneer-despite her sincere offer to help with the build. Still, the project has turned out to be a joint effort, complete with all the give and take one would anticipate in such an endeavor.