EAA presents KITPLANES with EAA Homebuilders Major Achievement Award

  Kitplanes Magazine was honored by the EAA with a Homebuilders Major Achievement Award at AirVenture on Friday morning. EAA Experimental Community Manager Charlie Becker...

Now This Is More Like It…

Now this is more like what we come to Sun 'n Fun to see--an Apollo Fox LSA and a Lucky 2 ultralight lifting...

New Owner for Autolite Sparkplug Line

Aero Accessories, Inc., the manufacturer of Tempest aviation products, announced that it has acquired Unison Industries’ aviation sparkplug product line. Unison previously marketed this...

SubSonex Factory Seminar to be Hosted at AirVenture 2018

Sonex Aircraft will hold the first-ever SubSonex Factory Seminar on Thursday, July 26th during EAA AirVenture Oshkosh! The event will take place from 3-5...

Friday Sport Gold Heat

There were few surprises in the Sport Gold heat race yesterday afternoon at the National Air Races in Reno, Nevada. Jeff LaVelle lead from...

Glasair Aviation Retires the Glasair Model

Glasair Aviation is alive and well selling Sportsman kits and continuing with their popular two-weeks-to-taxi program, however the eponymous Glasair airplane is now officially...

Details, details, details…

The fifth day started bright and early with the limbering up of the spray gun and the deployment of white - the final major...

Picture This: Fly Your Pattern in PreFlight Planning

Flight planners found on the Internet all have their own special niche. Some are designed to cater to the jet-set, and others are just...

New Wicks Catalog Available

Wicks Aircraft Supply has begun distributing its 2010 catalog, and for the first time the catalog, which is nearly 30% larger, is free. Hundreds of...

A New PC Based EFIS from Levil

The Levil EFIS-1831 series brings to the cockpit functionality that many of us have enjoyed on a desktop. The EFIS-1831 is based on the...

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Firewall Forward: Ignition Systems

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines...but how? Dave Prizio considers some of the choices.

Light Stuff

Motivated by an irresistible bargain and at least a modicum of nostalgia, author Dave Martin recaptures a piece of his earlier flying years when he purchases a twin-engine Lazair ultralight in partnership with two buddies. The Lazair is an unusual design to say the least, and Martin hasnt forgotten how to fly it, so both of his partners will benefit from his experience.

The Motivated Builder

Building an airplane ranks right up there as one of the most existential things you can do in your lifetime.

Building With a Partner

Building an aircraft with a partner can be a rewarding experience. Dave Prizio discusses his relationship with longtime building partner Ed Zaleski, and how to go about forging your own successful building partnership.