Textron Aviation Introduces 75th Anniversary Beech G36

Embracing a retro theme, Textron has announced a 75th anniversary version of the G36 Bonanza that will be available in 2022, marking...

Shuttle’s 40th: Recalling The Launch of STS-1

April 12 marked the 40th anniversary of the first Space Shuttle launch, STS-1. For Paul Dye, former Lead Flight Director who was...

S. Korea Unveils Its KF-21 Jet Fighter

The KF-21 is considered a Generation 4.5 fighter, as it does not incorporate internal weapons bays and so is not considered a Gen 5 full-on “stealth” fighter.

Sheltair Partners With Sun ‘N Fun To Support ACE

Aviation development company Sheltair has announced that it is partnering with the Sun ‘n Fun Aerospace Expo to support the Aerospace Center...


Sun ‘N Fun: Tecnam Shows Off The P2012 Traveler

Tecnam has had its P2012 in service for more than year, but because of the pandemic, it has never shown the airplane at Sun 'n Fun. In this AVweb video, we take a tour of this unique twin.

Dynon At Sun ‘N Fun 2021, Real And Virtually

Larry Anglisano caught up with Dynon's Michael Schofield on the company's plans for both in-person and virtual booth displays around Sun 'n Fun 2021.

Garmin Sun ‘N Fun Kiosk Tour

At Sun 'n Fun 2021 in Lakeland, Florida, Garmin isn't announcing major new products, but it has plenty of enhancements to its existing line of top-selling aftermarket avionics. In this video, Garmin's Pat Coleman gave Aviation Consumer an exclusive kiosk tour.

Sun ‘N Fun: Piper Shows HALO-Equipped M600

When Piper announced that the Garmin Autoland system would be available in its M600 turboprop a year ago, some predicted it would allow the company to double its sales. It may not be quite there yet, but the system has definitely sold some aircraft.

Metal vs. Wood

As we discussed in Part 1 last month, after buying...

Short Final: Bet On It

While flying cross country from South Carolina to California we planned a stop...

General Aviation Accident Bulletin

AVweb's General Aviation Accident Bulletin is taken from the pages of our sister...

Wings247 ATO Selects Avsoft ATR72-500 Aircraft Systems Course

Wings247 ATO selects Avsoft’s ATR72-500 aircraft systems course and other general subject online pilot courses for ground school theory pilot training.

New Alternator Coupling Tools from Approach Aviation

Approach Aviation announced a new set of tools designed for proper installation, removal and testing of alternator drive couplings found on many Continental Aerospace Technologies piston engines.
Taken on a glacier in the Alaska Range with a Canon 4D Mark II. Photo by Gregg Motonaga.

Reminder: PIC Authority Is Absolute

Sun 'n Fun kicks off the resurrected fly-in season. AirVenture soon to follow. If you fly into either of these shows, don't forget who's in charge.

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Sun ‘N Fun 2021: Aerolite 103 Gets Electric Propulsion

As electric propulsion systems become more accessible, we're seeing them begin to appear in experimental and ultralight aircraft. In this AVweb video...