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Best Of The Web: Runway Turnback Reconsidered

The horrific crash of a Bonanza A36 in March due to a runway turnback attempt prompted AOPA Air Safety Institute to shoot...
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Video: Control Towers Don’t Do What You Think They Do

Pilots deal with control towers all the time and most think they know what the tower is supposed to do, but ......
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Best Of The Web: Red Bull’s P-38 And F4U Corsair Airshow

Red Bull is well known for its sponsorship of extreme sports events—everything from skiing to wingsuiting to mountain climbing. And that includes...
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How Ferry Pilot Margrit Waltz Completed 900 Ocean Crossings

When an airplane has to be moved across a continent or an entire ocean, ferry pilots have to be ready to fly...
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Why New Aircraft Engine Ideas Rarely Succeed

Aircraft owners and pilots often bemoan the lack of new technology in aircraft engines and complain—accurately—that most airplane engines are basically 1960s...
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Electric Airplane Racing Is Coming

Every month we see a new electric airplane project or two and sometime next year, we hope to see the first electric...
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Encore: Kyle Franklin’s Super Cub Comedy Act

The Flying Farmer act has been a staple of airshows for years. Kyle Franklin's version is just as entertaining as an inebriated...
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Best Of The Web: Martin Baker’s Ejection Seats

When you get to the point in this video where the earnest—OK nerdy—guy explains how Martin Baker plans to blast pilots out...
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Sun ‘N Fun 2021: Pipistrel’s First Showing of the Panthera

Pipistrel's sleek and sexy Panthera has been getting a lot of buzz but, surprisingly, it has never been shown at a U.S....
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Sun ‘N Fun 2021: Wipaire’s Amphibious Floats On Display

Wipaire is well known for its line of straight and amphibious floats, which is why it has sold 500 sets of the...

VFR Towers Part Deux: Even Controllers Don’t Agree

If you're the poor sot sitting in the smoking wreckage, it doesn't matter a whit whether they separate airplanes or not. It's still the pilot's job not to hit other airplanes.

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Best Of The Web: Runway Turnback Reconsidered

The horrific crash of a Bonanza A36 in March due to a runway turnback attempt prompted AOPA Air Safety Institute to shoot...