Maybe two thirds of the price of new just isn't enough of an incentive. More
Its importance as prime mover may be years away, but lots of companies are dabbling and investing, including GE. More
It's something to do with a 2000-HP engine that must have something to do with GE. More
Or what kind of rube do you take me for? More
Looks to me like it might be multi-rotors, if the manufacturers can get the numbers right. More
Icon seems to be learning from its early experiences as an airframer and should get past them. More
We say it every time we get a batch of photos of airplanes sitting on the ground: airplanes were meant to fly. Having said that, there are some nice ramp pix here but even though it's low resolution (we like 1-3 meg files) the Stearman and smoke was the best of the batch this week. Rod Hoctor contributed the winner.
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