Videos

B-29 Doc Debuts at AirVenture »

The immaculately restored B-29, Doc, arrived at AirVenture over the weekend. Avweb got a tour of the airplane and prepared this video. If you're at AirVenture, make sure to get a good look at this aircraft. More

Cessna Shows the Diesel JTA at AirVenture »

Cessna's JTA is a 155-hp 172 that runs on Jet-A. The modification was recently approved by the FAA and EASA. It also features the G1000 NXi avionics suite. We took a look at one at Airventure. More

Garmin's New Low Cost ADS-B »

Targeting the market's lower end, Garmin introduced at AirVenture 2017 the GDL82. This is a 978 UAT ADS-B Out solution that will sell for $1795 and includes a WAAS GPS receiver. For buyers who qualify for the FAA's $500 equipage rebate, it could be the least expensive ADS-B Out solution we've seen to date. In this video report, Aviation Consumer Editor Larry Anglisano takes a look at the system with Garmin's Jessica Koss at AirVenture in Oshkosh. More

Dynon's New Certified Avionics »

At AirVenture 2017, Dynon announced that its popular Skyview HDX system will be approved for installation in certified aircraft, beginning with the Cessna 172 but eventually extending to other aircraft as well. In this pre-opening day AVweb video, Dynon's Michael Schofield explained the new program. More

Video: Modern Cub, Modern Design »

Nothing says Cub like the iconic yellow-with-lightning-bolt paint scheme of the J-3 but some buyers of Cub derivatives are looking for something a little more distinctive. CubCrafters' John Whitish showed an especially dynamic design at Sun 'n Fun earlier this year. More

Why Gear-up Landings Happen »

Gear-up landings aren't an everyday event, but they're hardly rare, either. In today's video, Paul Bertorelli examines why they happen, what the outcomes are and how you can avoid one if you fly a retrac. Putting the wheels down is a big help... More

Video: You Can Always Go Around »

Ken Dravis was inspired to pursue both music and aviation careers by superstar John Denver. Among his early compositions was a catchy tune called Go Around. Dravis is a NetJets captain who continues to record music and front a John Denver tribute band called Eagle River. More

How Daher Builds The TBM Turboprop »

With its TBM series of turboprops, Daher owns a unique niche as the fastest airplane in its class. AVweb recently visited the factory in Tarbes, France, and shot this video on how the aircraft are manufactured. More

AVweb Normandy Visit: Gliders Of D-Day »

This week marks the 73rd anniversary of D-Day landings at Normandy. Paul Bertorelli visited St. Mere Eglise and shot this fascinating history of one of the most unusual airplanes in aviation history: the combat glider. More

Video: AVweb Classic, How To Land A DC-3 »

We had the opportunity to go on the test flight when John Sessions, of the Historic Flight Foundation, picked up his refurbished DC-3 from Sealand Aviation in Campbell River, British Columbia a few years ago. He was guided through his first landing by DC-3 guru Dan Gryder. More