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In Case You Missed it


A tongue-in-cheek look at acronyms and other vernacular used in aviation.

RV-15: How Does It Compare?

How does Van's RV-15 compare to the Dream Tundra?


Additional Pilot During Phase I TestingIn my opinion, AC 90-116 is another glaring...

Wind Tunnel

Columnist Barnaby Wainfan discusses the factors that affect the longitudinal stability of an aircraft during a variety of maneuvers. Designers make compromises to keep stick forces down so that a pilot can control an airplane, but sometimes they go too far, and light control forces can result in problems that are just as serious as those posed by forces that are too heavy. Whats a designer to do? The most important considerations are presented.