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Pitch? Or Power? »

Seemingly for generations pilots have argued over which controls speed and which controls altitude: power or pitch. To achieve optimum performance in any setting requires balancing the two to best match the needs of the moment. More

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Stalls for the Hell of It »

Low and slow airplanes are ideal classrooms for the teaching of stalls. And none are better than a Cub. More

New This Week »

AVweb's weekly review of what's happening in aviation found everything from a flight program for young cancer survivors through new Hartzell props for the... More

AirVenture: AOPA's... »

AOPA would like to see refurbed Cessnas as part of the training mix. Maybe the idea has legs. More

Video: Teacher's Day at... »

Build A Plane annually sponsors Teacher's Day at AirVenture. Build A Plane helps put airplanes into high schools so students get hands-on experience with... More