Purchasing

LSA vs. Standard: Sacrifice for Savings »

Let's assume you had a cash budget of up to $160,000 to buy an airplane. Your short list of required equipment includes a glass cockpit with autopilot, a modern interior, plus a proven engine that's easy to service and economical to operate. You'll use the plane for local flying, short trips and perhaps some basic instrument training. More

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That Brand Identity Thing »

Do airplane companies need to build brand awareness like Apple and Starbucks? Maybe, but I think if they just build good airplanes, they'll be fine. More

Aero: Eclipse Shows In Europe »

At Aero in Friedrichshafen, Germany, this week, Eclipse, under its One Aviation banner, was showing the first completely certified-for-Europe 550, a... More

Aircraft Emissions Suit... »

Environmental groups have filed suit against the EPA to try and force the agency to set emissions limits for all aircraft. More

The Lure Of The... »

I always thought this was limited to the airplane business. But Tesla just raised nearly half a billion doing the same thing. More

Aspen Displays Now... »

Aspen Avionics received supplemental type certification (STC) to interface its Evolution primary and multifunction display systems with Garmin's latest ADS-B... More

ICON Responds To Sales... »

ICON Aircraft CEO Kirk Hawkins says the company is open to changing its controversial buyer's agreement based on the feedback it's receiving on the document... More