GoPro action cameras capture cool in-flight video, but when shooting from inside the cabin, the propeller disk and cabin windows can blur otherwise good footage. The EAGLE360 from Airborne Sensor is an STC-certified belly pod that houses up to three GoPro cameras. Company CEO David Tenenbaum gave AVweb a demo at Sun 'n Fun 2014 in Lakeland, Florida. More
There's a reason you don't see many helicopter simulators. Helicopter flight dynamics are difficult to model, and modeling a simulation that can hover is a challenge. But with it's new VTO simulator, Redbird says it has done just that. At Sun 'n Fun, where Redbird introduced the VTO, the company's Roger Sharp gave AVweb a demo. More
The DA42 VI is Diamond's most sophisticated piston twin, equipped with a pair of Austro AE300 diesels. It's on display at Sun 'n Fun in its first U.S. appearance. You can see it at Diamond's booth or take a look in this quick video tour with Jeff Owen of Premier Aircraft. More
ASA has 39 specialty training apps for pilots and dozens of aviation e-books. At Sun 'n Fun, ASA's Brian Snider showed AVweb some of the more popular apps. More
Garmin has its pilot watch, and now Hilton Software has an interface that sends wireless flight plan data from its WingX Pro 7 iPad app to the Pebble e-paper watch. Hilton Goldstein gave AVweb an overview of the interface from Sun 'n Fun 2014 in Lakeland, Florida. More
And here I thought that guy was a real simulator instructor. More
While we haven't caught up to the blood moon pics from this past week, the silver lady is on our minds this week, which could explain why we're leading offing this edition of "PotW" with a shot from Brian Buck of Irmo, SC. Click through for more reader-submitted photos.