Videos

Video: SiriusXM SXAR1 Weather Receiver »

Looking to gain traction in a market saturated with portable ADS-B weather receivers, SiriusXM Aviation introduced the SXAR1 satellite broadcast weather receiver. Streaming WSI weather data, the Bluetooth receiver is compatible with newer iPad tablets and WSI's Pilotbrief Optima app. In this video, Aviation Consumer's Larry Anglisano gives an overview of the interface. More

Video: Orion's First Flight »

On December 5, 2014, NASA flew the new Orion deep space vehicle for the first time, launched by a Delta Heavy booster. In this NASA-provided footage, the first part of the mission is detailed. More

Video: Diesel Aircraft to Africa »

For almost 10 years, Africair has been converting Cessna Skyhawks to diesel power and shipping them to the African market for training. In this video, AVweb's Paul Bertorelli has a look at these conversions and takes a brief flight trial. More

Video: How Rotax Builds Aircraft Engines »

Rotax is well known for its line of aircraft engines, but these are just a small part of the company's engine-manufacturing business. Last summer, AVweb's Paul Bertorelli visited the factory and produced this engaging video of how the company builds its aircraft engines. More

Video: SafeFlight's New Ice Detector »

Boots and weeping wings are fine as far as they go, but it's also nice to have some means of automatically detecting and alarming the presence of ice in flight. A company called SafeFlight is out with a new device that does just that. More

Video: 2014 Cirrus SR20 Flight Evaluation »

Cirrus markets the new SR20 as a dual-role aircraft easy to manage for a newer pilot and suitable for business travel. It's also an airplane that can make for an easier transition to the faster SR22. In this video, "Aviation Consumer" editor Larry Anglisano, along with Cirrus' Cliff Allen takes a close look at the SR20 on the ground and in the air. More

Video: Velocity Twin »

Velocity Aircraft introduced a twin a couple of years ago, and it's expanding the engine options and creature comforts. We talked to John Abraham at Flying Aviation Expo in Palm Springs about the program. More

Video: Redbird's Developing GIFT Technology »

At Redbird Simulations' fourth training conference in San Marcos, Texas, AVweb got a look at the latest version of the company's TRACE technology, which will enable students to teach themselves many of the basic maneuvers necessary to learn to fly. More

Video: Cessna Intros the Latitude »

At NBAA, Cessna showed off its new Latitude super-mid-size aircraft. AVweb got a brief tour while covering the show. More