Lincoln TIG Welding Class at Sun ‘n Fun

Three weeks ago no one really knew if there was going to be any welding presence at all at Sun 'n Fun. There were...

Old Pilot’s Camper Journal Day 5

Even in everyday life, living in a comfortable home, sleeping can be an issue for an old fat guy like myself. Physiologists tell us...

Assembling a Cub At Sun ‘N Fun

The students of the Lakeland Aero Club are building a Patriot Aircraft PA-18R Recruit Cub this week at the Sun ‘n Fun Aerospace Expo...

ICOM Enhances the Bluetooth Revolution

One of the most important contributions to safe and efficient communications in the cockpit has been the addition of Bluetooth communication between avionics components....

Homebuilt Campers Michael and Tricia Foss

Of all the stunning Homebuilt aircraft to fly into Lakeland this week, one would be hard pressed to see a more beautiful craft than...

Old Pilot’s Camper Journal Day 4

Some of the best moments of this week-long adventure occur at picnic tables. This morning Forrest and I grabbed an early breakfast at the...
John “Lites” Leenhouts

Sun ‘n Fun off to a Good Start

Following last year’s cancellation due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the annual Sun ‘n Fun Aerospace Expo opened its doors to high ticket sales...

AirCam Close to Shipping 300th Kit

Phil Lockwood, an aviation legend, is looking to ship his 300th AirCam kit in the next few months. AirCam is displaying their newest model,...
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Dynon at Sun ‘n Fun 2021, Real and Virtually

KITPLANES' avionics editor Larry Anglisano caught up with Dynon's Michael Schofield on the company's plans for both in-person and virtual booth displays around Sun...

Old Pilot’s Camper Journal Day 3

For old pilot campers like myself camp food is an important matter. Like our non-camping old people brethren, old campers have lunch together and...

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Home Shop Machinist

Gnarly good knurls.

Letters

 Magic Carpet RideMr. Dye, I greatly enjoyed and appreciated your skillfully written Free Flight...

What’s New

This months listing covers a new entry to the LSA market, the Explorer, a how-to TIG welding DVD, a free avionics guide from AEA, news about updated software and a new display from Anywhere Map, introduction of a three-cylinder diesel engine, and a sun visor for the popular Vans series of homebuilt aircraft; edited by Mary Bernard.

Product Review: Inogen Aviator

Marc Cook flies with the new Inogen oxygen system for aviation and offers a clear-headed appraisal of the systems benefits.