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.

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.

Lightning Strike!

Arion introduces the XS-more power, more fun.

Ray Hills Wag-A-Bond

The honest airplane.

Full of Hot Air

A custom-built ultralight hot air balloon that fits in an RV-7.

Same Fun, Less Fuel

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

In Case You Missed it

Aero ‘lectrics

The McDuckie.

Around the Patch

Editor-in-Chief Marc Cook takes a moment to put lifes challenges in perspective as Senior Editor Bob Fritz enters the fight of his life with his characteristic positive attitude.

Kit Stuff

Drawing on experience; by cartoonist Robrucha.

Taylor Monoplane

Bob Grimstead has way too much fun and gets plenty of wind in his face as he flight-tests the plansbuilt Taylor Monoplane.