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Diamond DA40 Star »

A composite single that’s modern, fast and efficient. Best of all, the Diamond DA40 Star has an impressive safety record. More

New FAA Hangar Policy: Common Sense »

Last week the FAA issued its official policy as to what may be stored in a hangar on an airport that receives federal AIP money—and and the contents look positive for aircraft owners and homebuilders. More

Piper Warrior »

Competing with the Cessna Skyhawk, the Piper Warrior is a reliable combination of simplicity, functionality and performance. The Warrior is a Jack-of-all-trades but a master of none. The plane features smooth, honest flying with no surprises. More

Flying a Perfect Approach »

First you have to know what perfect is. Here are some tips on self-evaluation. More

Drone Avoidance: More Than Flying High »

Until now there has been little in the way of educational material for pilots when it comes to protecting themselves in a world where the number of registered drone operators exceeds the number of manned aircraft pilots and the danger of unmanned—manned inflight collision is steadily increasing. More

Post-Flight Debrief »

Make a deliberate, honest assessment of your performance on the just-completed flight. More

ATC Watches - You Fly »

Major problems often start with minor issues. ATC minds the details of the big picture and steps up when pilots find themselves in tricky situations. More

Cheapgasitis »

Trying to reduce operating costs by chasing inexpensive fuel? It’s easy to be left high and dry. More

Aftermarket Plastic: Betters OEMs in Price »

There are plenty of options for replacing old plastic components. Save money and install them yourself, but don’t expect a fit that’s exactly like an OEM part. More