High Wing Sling on Safari

Our man Paul Dye is in South Africa this week flying the all-new Sling High Wing airplane. The company has pulled out all the...

First Impressions of the Sling High Wing

Our man Paul Dye is in South Africa this week flying the all-new Sling High Wing airplane. The company has pulled out all the...

SubSonex-Based Unmanned Twin-Jet Revealed As Low-Cost Military UAV

Aircraft builders with an active imagination might see a new twin-engine SubSonex in this photo, but don't count on it. Sonex has been open...

Sling Aircraft Tour: Keeping the Pipeline Flowing

Our man Paul Dye is in South Africa this week flying the all-new Sling High Wing airplane. The company has pulled out all the...

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...

Old Pilot’s Camper Journal: Sun ‘n Fun 2022 #7

It happens every year. I arrive at Sun 'n Fun two or three days before the show even starts and begin to wonder if...

Postcards from Sun ‘n Fun 2022

Wish you were here.
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ScaledBirds Radial-Powered Curtiss P-36 60% Replica

An airplane-loving design student’s senior project gave rise to a family business dedicated to building scaled replica fighters “the right way.” ScaledBirds is a...

A Boot “What’s-it?”

While trolling through the bins of assorted parts and treasures at the B&B Airparts booth today, we ran across this odd piece of rubber...

Teaching Tool

While wandering around Sun ‘n Fun this afternoon, we were stopped by this excellent demonstration of cylinder technology on the table at the Superior...

In Case You Missed it

Plane and Simple

Making paint stick to aluminum.

Ask the DAR

Can a homebuilt whose core is a certified airplane fuselage ever be seen as an Experimental?

Aero ‘lectrics

Jim Weir shows you how to build your own GPS “turnstile” antenna.

Viperjet

Viperjet N999VJ is right at home at Chino Airport in Southern California, where...