Videos

Video: Top Flightbag Picks »

The pilot's flight bag has gotten smaller over the years and in a market flooded with compact flight totes, four bags—all with different styling—survived our long-term evaluation and earned our critical praise. In this video, Aviation Consumer Editor Larry Anglisano offers a close look at four favorites on the Aviation Consumer evaluation bench. More

The Unbearable Brightness Of Aviation LEDs »

LED technology has become standard on new airplanes, yet it's anything but on the legacy general aviation fleet. The aftermarket is flush with LED landing and taxi light choices and in this AVweb video, Paul Bertorelli reveals that these lamps are brighter and more capable than ever. More

Engine Corrosion Tips From RAM Aircraft »

With flying activity declining, many aircraft sit idle for months at a time. This causes serious corrosion issues inside the engines and in this AVweb video, RAM Aircraft of Waco, Texas, tells us how to avoid these problems. More

AeroPilot L600 Gets Floats »

Floats are a nice option on light sport aircraft but because of performance and economic limitations, many manufacturers don't offer the choice. A Czech company called AeroPilot is now offering floats for the U.S. spec version of its L600 light sport airplane. In this AVweb video shot at the Sport Aviation Expo 2019 show in Sebring, AVweb took a look at the airplane. More

Product Minute: Avdec Anti-Corrosion Sealants »

Corrosion in the aging GA fleet is a major problem and maintenance expense. A company called Avdec makes a line of sealants for antennas and metal-to-metal joints that can help. It is commonly used in the commercial aircraft industry. More

Aero Adventure Debuts S 17 Amphib »

At the 2019 Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, Aero Adventure showed off something new. It's the S-17, a higher performance version of its kitbuilt Aventura II, but you can buy it fully assembled by the factory. It's not an LSA, but a full-up experimental airplane. More

A Bench Tour Of Aspen's New EFIS »

If you’re in the market for a retrofit primary EFIS, you’ll can expect entry-level, fly-away pricing for full-featured glass around $8000, and flagship systems well north of $35,000. That’s a big spread and Aspen Avionics hits both ends, and a few price points in between. To help sort out the tricky buying decision, Aviation Consumer magazine Editor Larry Anglisano put Aspen’s latest display line on the evaluation bench for a side-by-side product tour with Aspen Avionics’ Mike Studley. More

AVweb Classic: Flying The TBM 930 »

Daher's new TBM 930 is equipped with the Garmin G3000, the latest glass panel technology that also includes the most sophisticated electronic stability protection package we've seen. In this AVweb video, Paul Bertorelli checks it out with Daher's Nic Chabbert. More

A Visit to Kitty Hawk On First Flight Day »

For pilots and aviation enthusiasts, Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, is hallowed ground and visiting there on December 17th—First Flight Day—is a special thrill. At this year's First Flight Day ceremony, a newly refurbished museum was unveiled with new displays and exhibits. AVweb's Paul Bertorelli reports on the event in this video More