A Minnesota company is hoping that versatility and financial accessibility will be the keys to launching a $189,000 amphib LSA that was unveiled Sunday ahead of AirVenture 2014 in Oshkosh. The MVP is a two-place carbon fiber hull with a turbocharged Rotax engine and fabric wings with carbon fiber spars. More
Mahindra Aerospace spent last year learning about the North American market and the result is evident at this year's Airventure 2014. CEO Arvind Mehra said that during last year's tour of potential... More
Textron says its introduction of a factory-equipped diesel option for the 172 Skyhawk reinforces its commitment to providing diesel options for customers. The Turbo Skyhawk JT-A was introduced at a... More
FreeFlight Systems announced today that the FAA has granted Technical Service Order (TSO) approval to the companys RANGR FDL- 978-RX ADS-B receiver with optional built-in WAAS GPS. More
At precisely 8:00 a.m. CDT today, a crowd of volunteers started on one of the highest visibility projects of AirVenture 2014the assembly and initial taxi testing of a Zenith CH 750 kit... More
The company that invented the stall warning system is 1946 now has a new angle of attack system for experimental aircraft. More
The company says it's offering factory-fresh new engines at the price of an overhaul. More
BendixKing wants to compete against Garmin's G1000 with a new EFIS based on the Honeywell Primus APEX system. The company is also introducing new ADS-B boxes. More
At AirVenture 2014 at Oshkosh, Garmin announced a new wireless cockpit interface that allows both input and output data flow between the company's certified panel mounted avionics and tablet... More
Two years ago at EAA's AirVenture, the SocialFlight app was born. Jeff Simon created an app that would run on the Web, any smartphone, and any table, and that, he hoped, would "shake people by the shoulder and say, 'Here's what's happening near... More
It's possible to do major engine/accessory damage without obviously damaging the prop by hitting water or heavy, tall grass that stops or slows the running engine. The FAA definition of a sudden stoppage, is the engine stopping suddenly in under... More
I was listening to O'Hare ground one claggy fall night, and several arriving flights were being sent to the penalty box due to delays. One arriving flight protested, saying they were promised their gate would be open. ... Ground: "Flight 123, proceed to the box." ... Flight 123: "But we were promised -- !" ... All of a sudden, several mic clicks could be heard, and the sounds of babies crying filled the frequency: "WaWaWaWaWaah." ... Then silence. ... Then Flight 123: "123 is proceeding to... More
Computer Training Systems (CTS), the leader in computer-based aviation training, has released a Bell 407GX recurrent systems and procedures training course, specifically designed to meet Part 135 requirements.
Computer Training Systems, the leader in computer-based aviation training, has released a comprehensive International Operations overview course.
ANA (All Nippon Airways) will implement Britannica Knowledge Systems' Fox training management platform as its new holistic solution for optimizing its training operations. û
Does the world know it really wants a flying bass boat? Maybe we're about to find out. More
Pete Lossner of Lake Oswego, OR leads off an incredible assortment of photos this week. Click through for more from AVweb readers.