Powered by a Rotax 914 turbocharged engine, the Stemme S10VT and the in-development S12 represent the latest in touring motorglider technology. With a 50:1 glide ratio, 18,000-foot service ceiling and day and night VFR capability, the aircraft can be used for competition and long-distance travel. "Aviation Consumer" magazine editor Larry Anglisano took a closer look at the aircraft at the Soaring Society of America's national convention in Greenville, South Carolina. More
Cub Crafters this week rolled out a new airplane. It's a Part 23 certified aircraft called the XCub, which the company says takes the Cub idea to the ultra level, with fast cruising speed and luxury interior. AVweb traveled to Yakima, Washington, to fly the new entry. More
As important as batteries are, the brushless DC motors that power electric airplanes are just as critical. In this brief Avweb video, Siemen's Frank Anton explains how they work. More
Diamond Aircraft has been touring with its new luxe twin, the DA62. Avweb's Paul Bertorelli recently flew with the airplane and shot this flight trail video. More
Mustangs are among the most numerous warbirds but each is worth a close inspection. AVweb's Paul Bertorelli took a look at Berlin Express, a rare B model, at this year's Sun 'n Fun. More
Monday was a busy day at AirVenture, as it usually is. Here are some observations from AVweb's roving staff. More
Mark Espenant of Ottawa, ON (Canada) takes us on a field trip to the CN Tower in our latest "Picture of the Week." Click through for a closer view and a gander at more photos from AVweb readers.