Sport Expo: Electrics, Titans and Drones »

We didn't see a true electric airplane, but the parts to make one are here. If that's too wimpy for you, you can find plenty of LSAs with 180-HP Titan engines. More

Video: Experimental Audio Panel Bench Review »

Whether you are upgrading the audio system in an older LSA or experimental or building a new project, PS Engineering and Garmin have non-certified audio panels equipped with advanced features better suited for smaller cabins. In this video, "Kitplanes" magazine contributor Larry Anglisano puts three of them on the bench for a look and listen. More

Instrument Upkeep: Repairing Saves Money »

Here's a common scenario: You bring your airplane to the avionics shop for its 24-month IFR pitot and static system certification and the tech says you'll be wheels up in a couple of hours. Thirty minutes later while you're cooling your heels in the pilot lounge, the technician tracks you down with news you don't want to hear: Your encoding altimeter flunked the test because it has too much friction. More

Avionics For Old Airplanes »

If you've got more money than restraint, it's possible to stuff more avionics into an antique than is remotely reasonable. As the insurance commercial says, if you're an owner, that's what you do. Except not all owners do. More

ADS-B In Gets Cheap(er) »

But it hasn't been than expensive to begin with. Why do so few pilots have it? Evidently, they don't see the value. More

SPONSORED VIDEO: ADS-B University, Chapter 2 — The Ins and Outs of ADS-B »

FreeFlight Systems, your nextgen avionics leader, presents a five-part short course on ADS-B and what it means for you. In the second installment, Pete Ring takes you inside the dual-link network that powers the system, demystifying the differences between 1090ES and 978 UAT and between TIS-B and FIS-B. More

Video: Sandel's New Avilon Glass Panel »

Sandel surprised the NBAA show with a complete new glass panel system for the King Air. AVweb spent some time with Sandel's Gerry Block taking a tour of the new system. More