West Coast Zenith Fly-In and Open House

Zenith Aircraft Company's West Coast representative, Quality Sport Planes, is hosting an Open House and Zenith Fly-In on Saturday, May 21st, at their facility at Cloverdale Municipal...

Carbon Cub FX-3 Giveaway

A brand new 2022 Carbon Cub FX-3 is being given away as the Grand Prize in an annual raffle to benefit the Alaska Airmen’s...

Van’s Releases New Factory Update Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IwhtgQOXDkY Van’s Aircraft has released the second of its new video updates, in which company president Rian Johnson and COO Greg Hughes discuss the results...

EAA’s Homebuilders Week

The EAA, after a successful Homebuilders Week in 2021, will run the program again this year, beginning on January 24. Here's a link to...
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Van’s Aircraft Updates Business Plans for 2022

In a video released on January 16th, Van’s Aircraft President Rian Johnson and VP Greg Hughes discussed several aspects of the company’s business plan...

Zenith Returning to Texas with February Workshop

Zenith Aircraft Company is returning to southwestern Texas to host its popular hands-on kit aircraft building workshop. The two-day workshop will be held February...

CubCrafters’ Jim Richmond Passes

The man who started with the simple idea of refurbishing Piper Cubs and turned that into the immensely successful company building all-new, better-than-the-original utility...

AOPA Nall Report: Homebuilt Accidents Down Slightly

The overall GA accident record showed a mixed bag.

New Parmetheus G3 Landing and Taxi Lights from WAT

Whelen Aerospace Technologies (WAT) announced today the launch of its brand new Parmetheus™ G3 LED landing and taxi lights. The new G3 Series is 2.5...
Rotax-582 engine

So Long, Smokey: Rotax Discontinues 582 Engine

When the four-cylinder, four-stroke Rotax 912 hit the market in 1989, few industry watchers predicted it would signal the end of the two-stroke engine....

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Homebuilt Accidents: Fire!

Quite possibly, your eyes glazed over‭ ‬a bit when you saw the title of...

What’s New

The 6000th RV flies, there's a new quick reference checklist for Garmin portable units, and a new engine mount for Rotax engines is available. Edited by Mary Bernard.
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eXenos Electric Motorglider

Paul Dye describes what's new and what's cool with the Gabriel DeVault Xenos motorglider powered by an electric motor.

Build Your Skills: Metal, Part 1

An RV builder begins our journey through the gritty details of working with metal.