Video of the Week: Twin Otter Lands on the Nahanni River

Hmmm - seems as though we haven't showcased a floatplane here in a while, so how about this clip (from YouTube contributor gsmac1969) that we've been saving for a while? Enjoy! (Click through to watch.)

Bonus Video! Aviation Consumer Aircraft Traffic Display Review

Although the editors of Aviation Consumer are not convinced that traffic systems are must-have equipment, many owners apparently don't agree, and thus there's modest demand for portable collision avoidance devices. For the September issue of Consumer, the eds. tried all four systems - Zaon's MRX and XRX, the ProxAlert R5, and the Monroy ATD-300. (Click through to watch their video demo and review.)

Bonus Video! Aviation Consumer Aircraft Traffic Display Review

Although the editors of Aviation Consumer are not convinced that traffic systems are must-have equipment, many owners apparently don't agree, and thus there's modest demand for portable collision avoidance devices. For the September issue of Consumer, the eds. tried all four systems - Zaon's MRX and XRX, the ProxAlert R5, and the Monroy ATD-300. (Click through to watch their video demo and review.)

Video of the Week: Big Foot Aviation in the Backcountry

Ride alongside this Piper Cub fitted with oversized tires as it flies in the scenic backcountry and skims the lakes before making super-short landings on drier land. We can't think of a better way to start a Monday morning! (Click through to watch.)

Video of the Week: Aviation Nation 2007 Preview

With the scintillating aerobatic performances of AirVenture fresh in our minds, how could we resist a video of highlights meant to whip us into a frenzy for this November's Aviation Nation showcase in Las Vegas? (Click through to watch.)

Video of the Week: Ridge-Soaring Schweizer 1-26E Sailplane

Our regularly-scheduled "Video of the Week" feature returns today, with a fun flying clip of pilot Noel Anderson riding ridge lines on his way to Mt. Greylock, Massachusetts in his Schweizer 1-26E. (Click through to watch.)

Original Video: EAA AirVenture Saturday Air Show Highlights

AVweb says goodbye to AirVenture today, with a look at some of the sights and sounds from the Saturday air show. The 300,000-pound Boeing C-17 Globemaster can stop in about 1,200 feet -- and here's what that looks like. Plus shots of the B-2, F-86, F-22 and heritage flight formation including the restored P-38 Glacier Girl.

Original Video: Oregon Aero Seat Cushions at Oshkosh

Our request for an impromptu product demonstration (with CEO Mike Dennis) of Oregon Aero seat cushions brought a lot of smiles ... . (Click through to watch.)

Original Video: Exploring LightSPEED’s New Zulu Headset at EAA AirVenture 2007

The latest active noise reduction headset making news is LightSPEED's Zulu, which specializes in comfort and convenience. We stopped by their booth at EAA AirVenture 2007, where VP of Operations Jim Mueller gave us a quick tour of the headset's features.

Original Video: Our ADS-B Preview Flight with FAA Administrator Marion Blakey

AVweb flies with FAA Administrator Marion Blakey at EAA AirVenture 2007 and learns about the push for ADS-B and user fees. (Click through to watch.)
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