AVweb 'Classifieds Cleared to Land
Volume 29, Number 31b, August 2, 2022
EAA Reports Record Crowds At AirVenture 2022
Approximately 650,000 people attended EAA AirVenture 2022 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, last week, according to the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA). The number is a new record for the organization’s annual fly-in, which set its previous attendance record in 2019 with 642,000[…]   Read this article
PS Engineering Offers 'Less is More' Pricing On New Intercom Option
Extra features in a panel-mount intercom can be great. But a manufacturer adding something “just because we can” might ramp up the price with bells and whistles that are rarely, if ever, used in the real world. PS Engineering, based[…]   Read this article
David Clark 'Fly a legend April 28 2022
New Enstrom Owner Logs Yeoman 'Booth Time' During AirVenture
Asked if the new company owner Chuck Surack was around, an Enstrom employee at the company’s AirVenture booth said, “He’s been here every day.” Surack, a helicopter pilot and Enstrom owner, was enthusiastic about acquiring the company when he met[…] Read this article

AEA 'Upcoming Avionics Training'
Building The eXenos
I have often written that before you start building an airplane, you should set your requirements: What is the airplane designed to do? What design satisfies that goal? How does it need to be equipped to perform that mission? Once you[…] Read this article

Accident Probe: VFR Into IMC, Part n+1
We’ve long maintained that weather poses the greatest risk on any given day to a proficient pilot flying a well-maintained aircraft. Presuming there’s adequate fuel aboard and the pilot knows how to ensure that it gets to the engine(s), it’s[…] Read this article

Kitplanes 'Take-off into the world of homebuilt aircraft
Podcast: Airbus' Sustainability Initiatives
In this podcast from AirVenture 2022, AVweb’s Kate O’Connor talks with vice president for research and technologies at Airbus Americas Amanda Simpson about the company’s sustainability goals, concepts and technologies. Read this article