Podcasts

Podcast: Rhett Ross On Continental's Diesel TBR Move

Rhett Ross On Continental's Diesel TBR Move »

Continental Motors' Rhett Ross shared some developments in the company's TBR program for diesel engines at Aero this week. We were on hand to ask questions and learn how the program works. More

Podcast: Daniel Preston, CEO Of Luminati Aerospace

Daniel Preston, CEO Of Luminati Aerospace »

Daniel Preston and his crew turned up at Sun 'n Fun this week with a pretty little one-seat airplane, its long wings covered in solar cells. He talks with AVweb's Mary Grady about the airplane's genesis, its performance, and his future plans for the design. More

Podcast: Chris D'Acosta On The Evolution Of Swift Fuel

Chris D'Acosta On The Evolution Of Swift Fuel »

A viable replacement for 100LL seems closer than ever and with the announcement that Swift Fuel can compete at low-lead's price point, it's looking more and more likely to end up in your tank before the decade is out. We spoke with Swift's Chris D'Acosta at Sun 'n Fun. More

Podcast: Marc Becker of Rotax With A 915iS Engine Update

Marc Becker of Rotax With A 915iS Engine Update »

Rotax's new 915iS engine, introduced at EAA AirVenture last year, is moving along in development, with first deliveries to pilots expected next year. Marc Becker of Rotax gave an update to AVweb this week at Sun 'n Fun. More

Podcast: Tom Peghiny Of Flight Design USA On Part 23

Tom Peghiny Of Flight Design USA On Part 23 »

The rules that determine how airplanes are certified are changing. Tom Peghiny, president of Flight Design USA, talks with AVweb's Mary Grady about the impact. More

Podcast: EAA Adds Youth Protection Policy

EAA Adds Youth Protection Policy »

EAA Young Eagles pilots fly up to 70,000 boys and girls every year, but until this year there has been no training or formal policy on keeping the events safe for all involved. EAA's Rick Larsen spoke with AVweb's Russ Niles about the new policy and the controversy it's caused with some volunteers. More

Podcast: Jeff Chamberlain on the Future of Electric Powerplants

Jeff Chamberlain on the Future of Electric Powerplants »

Paul Bertorelli recently sat down with Jeff Chamberlain from the Argonne National Laboratory as part of his research for an in-depth comparison of battery technologies for our sister publication "Aviation Consumer." Chamberlain had a lot to say about the future of battery technology and its impact on the push toward electric airplanes. More

Podcast: Cessna's Doug May On The Next Generation Of Pilots

Cessna's Doug May On The Next Generation Of Pilots »

Cessna Aircraft launched the second year of its Top Hawk university program, announcing this week its 2016 participants: Kent State University, LeTourneau University, Purdue University and Westminster College. More