Thinning The Herd

Walking the AirVenture grounds of Wittman Field on Friday afternoon, it was apparent that the departure process of homebuilts has begun - and in...

Loki (and Paul Dye) Featured in Friday Homebuilts in Review

The SubSonex jet, Loki, and its builder, Paul Dye, were featured in the Homebuilts in Review session Friday afternoon before filled bleachers. After the...

Advanced Aero Components Resurrects Legendary Glasair Models

As it turns out, rumors of the death of the Glasair I, Glasair II and Glasair III are greatly exaggerated. It is true that...

Departure Briefing

I don’t know about you but I have been frustrated by the departure process just about every year that I come to AirVenture. Planning...

The Tribe of Homebuilders Gather

The EAA Homebuilders Dinner gathers homebuilders of all types together under one roof each Thursday night of AirVenture. Unlike the “type” gatherings that take...

The Letter

You’ve spent many hours lost in your workshop and brought your homebuilt to fruition. You spent many enjoyable hours testing it in Phase 1....

Lazy Thursday Afternoon

There comes a point, usually around Thursday, when the feet hurt too much and the brain has been on overload too long to continue...

Honeywell Buys TruTrak

Honeywell announced at Oshkosh that it has purchased TruTrak Flight Systems, an innovator in Experimental-class autopilots that recently added applications in the certified world....

Rutan Honored at AirVenture

There are arguably no more innovative and iconic aircraft than those designed by Burt Rutan. From the VariViggen and VariEze to the Long-EZ and...

Following the Sun

Dale Fanning knows that the mid-afternoon sun can be brutal in Oshkosh Wisconsin in the summertime, especially when you find yourself out in the...