Videos

Video: Thai Air Force Basler BT-67 »

The Thai Air Force extended the life of its fleet of DC-3s by decades with their conversion to Basler BT-67s. They're used for everything from troop transport to making it rain. More

Video: Mid-Continent's Lithium-Ion Ship's Batteries »

Lithium-ion batteries, which have three times the power of lead acid aircraft cells, are starting to find their way into new aircraft. Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics has formed a new division called True Blue Power to serve this market. In this AVweb video, MCI's Todd Winter discusses the new battery products. More

Video: Rotax Throws a Birthday Party »

At its Gunskirchen, Austria, factory, Rotax celebrated both 25 years of producing the 912 series engine and the 50,000th engine in the series. AVweb was there and prepared this video report with the company's Francois Tremblay. More

Video: Pipistrel Panthera Flight Trial »

In Slovenia, Pipistrel is well into certification testing of its exotic Panthera four-place retractable aircraft. AVweb recently visited the factory and prepared this test flight report on the new aircraft. Although it hasn't hit its speed numbers yet, Pipistrel thinks further drag clean-up will take care of that. More

Video: Piper Diesel DX Flight Demo »

Piper is touring Europe with its new Archer DX diesel, and later this summer, the airplane will appear in the U.S. While in Europe, AVweb took a flight demo in the airplane, and here are some impressions. More

Video: Continental's Learn to Fly Day »

On Saturday, May 24, 2014, Continental Motors held its first Learn to Fly Day at its Fairhope, Alabama facility. AVweb attended the event and shot this brief news video. More

Video: Touring Joe Shepherd's Lockheed »

That's not a Beech, and it didn't just roll off the line. It's Joe Shepherd's immaculately restored Lockheed 12A Electra Junior. We got story on this aircraft (and a good look at it) at Sun 'n Fun 2014. More

Video: Raisbeck's Lear 60 Baggage Pod »

The Lear 60 is a fast, affordable business jet. But like most airplanes, it could do well with additional baggage space. Raisbeck Engineering, a well-known STC house, has developed just such a product. AVweb takes a look at it in this brief product video. More

Video: Yamaha's New FAZER UAV Helicopter »

In Japan, remotely piloted helicopters made by Yamaha are a common sight and have been for more than 15 years. Now the company wants to move into the U.S. market with a new model called the FAZER. Yamaha's Steve Markofski gave AVweb a briefing on this new UAV at the AUVSI show in Orlando this week. More