Flight Trial: Texas Colt LSA

A new company called Texas Aircraft is beginning volume production on a light sport aircraft called the Colt. In this AVweb video, Paul Bertorelli flight trialed the aircraft at the company's Hondo, Texas, headquarters.

Why This Landing Went Bad

St. Barts, in the eastern Caribbean, is famous for having a short, narrow runway with a tall hill off one end. It's tricky to get into and more than one pilot has come to grief in trying. In this video, AVweb's Paul Bertorelli reviews a landing that went wrong and why.

How Pipistrel Builds Electric Airplanes

Slovenia-based Pipistrel is the only company currently marketing an electric training aircraft. In this AVweb video, Paul Bertorelli visited the factories in both Slovenia and Italy to learn how the airplanes are made.

Flying That’s All Brother To Normandy: What It Was Like

In June 2019, 15 C-47s and DC-3s flew across the North Atlantic to commemorate the 75h anniversary of the D-Day invasion. But flying the Atlantic in a 75-year-old plus airplane isn't like a cross country for the $50 hamburger. In this AVweb video, D-Day Squadron's Doug Rozendaal tells AVweb's Paul Bertorelli what it took to fly to France and back. And how an engine problem grounded the airplane at Oshkosh.

Flying With The Phillips 66 Aerostars

AVweb's Kate O'Connor and Paul Bertorelli caught a ride with the Phillips 66 Aerostars at AirVenture 2019. The four-ship precision aerobatics team...

XP82 Twin Mustang Debuts at AirVenture

Among the rarest of the rare restored aircraft is Tom Reilly's XP82 Twin Mustang. It debuted at AirVenture 2019 and was a...

Paul Dye’s Incredible SubSonex Jet

Although it took a little doing, KITPLANES editor Paul Dye flew his cool SubSonex personal jet from his home near Reno, Nevada,...

Avionics At AirVenture 2019 The latest avionics are usually popular with the crowds at AirVenture and this year is no...

AirVenture: Golf Cart Preview

Yup, it's that time of year again. AirVenture 2019 has just started in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and AVweb is covering it, beginning with...

Apollo 11 In Photos

As we commemorate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's landing on the Sea of Tranquility on July 20, 1969, AVweb prepared a...

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AVweb Flight Trial: Cirrus TRAC Trainer

Cirrus has had great success in retail high performance aircraft market, but now it hopes to break into the training segment with a new airplane called the TRAC. AVweb's Paul Bertorelli recently flew with Ivy Mciver from Cirrus to wring the airplane out.

Well It Finally Happened Zachary. I Landed Gear Up*

I’m sure I flipped the switch to down. I mean, I remember doing it. I never forget.