AVweb Podcast: AirVenture Wrap-UpMonday, July 31, 2006
File Size 25.7 MB / Running Time 14:05
Rev engines? It's lighter than a TIO-540, comparable in power, turbine-like, and (according to the company's spokesman) an aircraft manufacturer is lined up. Hear the latest. Plus, Sport Pilot test pilot Jim Stewart was at the helm of the experimental Sport Jet when it cart-wheeled off the runway. Hear his story and future plans for the design. Piper Aircraft president Jim Bass talks about Piper's own light jet plans. And what about next year's AirVenture? EAA spokesman Dick Knapinsky gives a wrap-up of this year's major events and a look into EAA's crystal ball.