Six Cities Vie for Air Racing’s New Home

With the completion of the 2023 Reno Air Races, nearly six decades of racing in the Nevada desert came to an end last month,...

Zenith Aircraft Homecoming Report

Kit aircraft manufacturer Zenith Aircraft Company hosted its 32nd annual Homecoming fly-in and open hangar days on September 15 & 16 at its factory...

Dynon Announces D30 Small EFIS

Dynon Avionics' successful SkyView HDX EFIS exists in both Experimental and certified forms but new installations have been complicated by one fact: The certified...

Garmin Introduces GHA 15 “Height Advisor”

AirVenture has not yet begun yet there’s already a new-product announcement from Garmin, which introduced the GHA 15. Most pilots would know it as...

Kitfox Upgrades Back-Country Landing Gear

There may be no more important component of a back-country aircraft for confidence and safety than a rugged, reliable landing-gear system. As part of...

Sonex Factory Tour and Oshkosh Open House

2023 is flying-by and EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2023 will be here before we know it! Sonex will exhibit at this year’s show as the...

Reno Air Races expand Heritage Aircraft Display during final racing event

The Reno Air Racing Association (RARA) announced that it will host a Heritage Aircraft Display during this year’s event to commemorate the final year...

Zenith “Fly-In to Summer” Open House is Saturday, June 17

Zenith Aircraft Company is holding its informal "Fly In to Summer" Open House and Fly-In at the Zenith Aircraft kit factory on Saturday, June...

CubCrafters Unveils Ducted Fan Leading Edge Slats

Already known for its aircraft’s nearly instant takeoffs and landings measured in plane lengths, CubCrafters is developing a new kind of powered leading-edge slat...

Rotor X Aircraft DRAGON Teaser Video

After a year of testing, Rotor X Aircraft has released video of the new ultralight eVTOL, Dragon Personal Air Vehicle from a flight test...

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Error Chain

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