Dynon's Skyview Gets a Touch Interface »

Touchscreen avionics for LSA and experimental aircraft were the trend at this years Sun 'n Fun. Dynon Avionics introduced the Skyview Touch—a system that has both traditional knobs, buttons and touchscreen. More

CubCrafters Offers Garmin G3X Glass in Cubs »

The panel in one of CubCrafters’ Carbon Cubs has caused more than a few double takes by visitors at Sun ‘n Fun. Instead of a few dials, it’s glass—and not just any glass, Garmin’s new G3X Touch flight display system. More

WingX Pro7 on Pebble Watch »

WingX Pro7 ups the ante for iPad navigation with a Bluetooth interface on the Pebble e-Paper watch. More

Video: Garmin's New G3X Touch Glass Cockpit »

Garmin has redesigned its G3X glass cockpit for LSA and experimental aircraft. It has a touchscreen feature set and supports on-screen display and command for the Garmin VIRB action cam, plus it controls the GMC305 flight control/autopilot system. Garmin's Jessica Koss gave AVweb an overview of the system at Sun 'n Fun 2014 in Lakeland, Florida. More

Garmin Introduces G3X Touch »

Garmin's redesigned G3X glass cockpit has a touchscreen feature set and is plug-and-play with earlier G3X components. More

Video: Max-Viz EVS600 Flight Evaluation »

The Astronics Max-Viz Enhanced Vision system uses an infrared sensor and a visible light camera to display a real-time video image of the environment outside of the aircraft. It's available as a factory option for many G1000 aircraft, plus it has STC approval for retrofit on most all Cessna singles. Aviation Consumer's Larry Anglisano evaluates the system in a Cirrus. More

Video: G1000 Retrofits for the King Air »

Garmin has had great success with a G1000 retrofit program for the King Air series. In this video, we take a look at the details of the program. More

New This Week »

Our weekly review of news revealed an announcement for the annual conference of the Air Care Alliance, a newly approved Universal Access Transceiver, the first rebates paid to flying clubs by Sportys and word that AnywhereEducation has stepped up to help out subscribers of some Air Guide Publications. More

Video: Sandia's New Standby Attitude Gyro »

In glass cockpits and even in those where the pilots suffer through the tragedy of flying behind steam gauges, a back-up gryo is a good idea. Increasingly, these are solid-state gyros with their own self-contained ADAHRS and batteries. At AEA in Nashville, AVweb shot this brief product tour of the Sandia Aerospace SAI gyro. Retail price is $3,595. More