Flying Legends Tucano Replica

If you cant own an original, its the next best thing. By Luca Luke Perazzolli.

Building the Thatcher CX5

An insiders view into one of homebuildings best-kept secrets. By Glen Bradley.

Carbon Cub EX on Amphibious Floats

A new way to have fun with a Carbon Cub.

Taildragger!

The RV-14 many have been waiting for.

Stretching The Envelope

Flying the SuperSTOL Stretch XL with a 180-hp ULPower engine.

Carbon Cub EX-2

A good backcountry airplane gets even better.

SubSonex

The practical jet age arrives.

Searey LSX

An old friend with a new personality.

Turbine-Powered RV-10

New light turboprop engines are coming to Experimental/Amateur-Built aviation. By Amy Laboda.

Orso dItalia

While its not exactly a Cub clone, Groppos new Trail kit shares some of the same DNA as Pipers classic. By Paul Bertorelli.

In Case You Missed it

Wind Tunnel

The aerodynamics of an airplane sometimes don't cooperate with the pilots desire to roll, and instead produce both yaw and roll. Contributing factors are aileron parasite drag, induced drag between the wings and changes in the roll rate itself;

Emergency Locator Transmitters

Choosing a beacon to save your bacon.

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.

Completions

Builders share their successes.