Videos

Video: AVweb Flies the New Rotax 912iS Sport »

At Sun 'n Fun in April 2014, Rotax announced the new 912iS Sport, which has more mid-range torque for aircraft without constant speed props. In this video, AVweb's Paul Bertorelli flew the engine with Rotax's Alexander Mitter. More

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