Zodiac CH 640 Kit Price Special

Zenair is supplying the long-range tanks as standard equipment when ordering a complete 49% parts kit -- a savings of $900 USD. Please contact Tim Ward at Zenair for more information at 705/526-2871. Special offer valid until the end of October 2006. Shipping time is 6 to 8 weeks from 50% deposit.…

Garmin GDL 39 ADS-B Receiver Debuts

Garmin released a flurry of press releases leading up to Oshkosh AirVenture, including news about incorporating subscription-free ADS-B weather information into its various current...

Tosten’s New MS Grip

About a year ago we showed the tooling for Tosten's upcoming stick grip in our grip round-up article, and now it's on the market....

Half Cast

Good ideas are fairly common; bringing them to fruition not so much. But Pete Plumb is beating the odds with his 1/2-version of the...

EAA, GA Groups Unified in Opposition to ATC Privatization

The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) today joined a consortium of general aviation groups united in opposition to legislation introduced by Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pennsylvania), which includes provisions to turn the nation's air traffic control infrastructure and services to a privatized, non-profit board dominated by commercial aviation interests.

Three Seat AirCam – Not an April Fool's Joke!

As reported in a press release last week, AirCam is unveiling their new three-seater at Sun 'n Fun this week, and we got our...

Huerta Stresses Safety At AirVenture

The FAA administrator comes to EAA AirVenture just about every summer, and as a rule the main thrust of the current officeholder's speech is...

New Flight Test Manual From EAA

The Experimental Aircraft Association has published a new Flight Test Manual which brings the processes and procedures of professional flight testing to the amateur-built...

Latest News From RANS

In recent news from RANS Aircraft, the company has announced it now has carbon-fiber wingtips for the S-7S and S-7LS. The tips weigh about...

Superior Air Parts brings back XP-Engine Build School

Superior Air Parts, Inc., announced today that the company is again offering its popular XP-Engine Build School at its Coppell, Texas headquarters. This program...

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Wind Tunnel

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