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Legacy Light Sport: Cub vs. Champ »

For a little less money (sometimes), the Aeronca is a better flier, roomier, faster and easier to land. But it will always lack the Cub’s cachet. More

Your Attitude on Instruments »

Get reacquainted with the basics of attitude flying. Review the cross-check information available from those flight displays. More

Error Chain »

Crankshaft seal blowout! More

Loud, Clear, No Fear »

Getting a handle on radio communications takes a little bit of confidence, but it can make a world of difference in your dealings with ATC. More

Your Refurb: The Pre-Buy Exam »

Whether you're buying an airplane to refurbish or one that's just been refurbed it's essential that you subject it to a pre-buy exam by a mechanic you chose. More

Turbulence Targets »

The airplane probably can handle it, but only if you slow down, keep the wings level and accept altitude excursions. More