How To Get A Light Sport Seaplane Rating »

The sport pilot rule allows anyone who wants a seaplane rating to do it with five or so hours of training and then an endorsement from an evaluating CFI. AVweb's Paul Bertorelli recently did the rating at Jones Brothers Air and Sea Adventures in Tavares, Florida. Here's his report. More

Tecnam Astore Flight Trial »

Tecnam has enjoyed brisk sales with its new Astore LSA. AVweb's Paul Bertorelli recently took the airplane for a flight trial and shot this detailed video report. More

Video: SamsonSky Switchblade »

For eight years, SamsonSky has been at the major shows, promising a high-performance flying car that is practical in both environments. It intends to fly the prototype this year. More

Video: Reliefband 2.0 »

On the market since the mid-1990s, the FDA-cleared Reliefband wearable therapeutic neuromodulation device may be worth a try for motion-sick-prone passengers, and the company recently released the next-gen device called the Reliefband 2.0. Aviation Consumer Editor Larry Anglisano took it flying. More

How Cirrus Builds Aircraft »

When AVweb visited the Cirrus factory last summer, it was in the process of reorganizing to ramp up production of the new Cirrus SF50 VisionJet. In this detailed video, AVweb's Paul Bertorelli reports on how the factory builds its popular piston and jet aircraft. More

Video Tour GE H80 Turboprop »

With the new ATP engine still in development, GE continues to market its line of H80 turboprop engines meant to compete with Pratt & Whitney's PT6. GE's Matt Garas gave AVweb a tour of the new engines at the NBAA show in Last Vegas in 2015. More

AVweb Builds An Airplane (Part) »

At the 2018 Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, Zenith Aircraft invited AVweb to build a rudder for its new kit, the CH 750 Super Duty. Two hours later, we were done. Here's Paul Bertorelli's video report on the project. After pulling rivets, we flew the airplane. More

Product Minute: Big Screw EZ Tiedown »

At the Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, Florida, AVweb saw a new aircraft tiedown called theBig Screw EZ Tiedown. Greg Palmer gave us the sales pitch. More

Sport Aviation Expo 2018 Quick View »

For once, the Sport Aviation Expo caught a break from Florida's potentially nasty winter weather. The show opened under sunny skies on Wednesday and AVweb was there with this quick overview of what's to be see on the show line More

AVweb Visits The Wright Memorial »

Everyone should visit the Wright National Memorial at Kill Devil Hills at least once. In this video, AVweb's Paul Bertorelli reports on what's at the memorial and why it's a must-see. Note that the main visitor center at the park is closed for renovations until at least September but a smaller temporary facility has been set up and the park itself remains open. More