News

WACO aircraft

New owner for WACO Aircraft

WACO Aircraft Corporation has a new owner – Dimor Group located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The acquisition includes Centennial Aircraft Services, an FBO and FAA … Read more

Jetman Story

The Jetman Story on video

+VIDEO Now there are three! Jetmen, that is, and their story is told in an upcoming feature-length documentary called ‘Loft; The Jetman Story‘. Obviously most … Read more

TLAC takes over Medway Microlights

The Light Aircraft Company (TLAC) has acquired the designs and assets of Medway Microlights, including the factory-built Medway SLA Executive (pictured above) and Clipper fixed-wing … Read more

Reviews

Grypmat review

Grypmat Trio Pack
£117

Where do you put your tools when you’re working on your aircraft in the hangar? It’s great to be able to take them right to … Read more

Osei mic

OSEI Crystal Mic
£199 (plus cost of headphones)

From time to time, we see FLYER Forum chat about using the type of ANR headphones you’d typically find plugged into an iPod or a … Read more

Yaesu FTA250L radio

Yaesu FTA-250L transceiver
209.95

The past eighteen months have been big in the radio market, with dealers working hard to grab a decent portion of the business generated by … Read more

MiraCheck CoPilot App
Free to $4.99pm

There’s little doubt that the consistent use of checklists makes our flying safer, but in single-pilot cockpits, many still struggle with them. First, a bit … Read more

Epic HUD

Epic Eagle 1 HUD
$1,199

While flying, there is undoubtedly a benefit to having your eyes looking outside, rather than inside, the cockpit. A Head-Up Display (HUD), which is common … Read more

Gallery

LoPresti Fury

The LoPresti Fury is one sweet-handling, fast, aerobatic tourer. It’s also drop-dead gorgeous. When it was unveiled in the late-eighties, hundreds of people wanted to … Read more

Beech Bonanza

The longest continuously produced aircraft in history, the Beechcraft Bonanza, with its V-tail, was a GA revelation when it first appeared in 1946, and it … Read more

Grumman Widgeon

When Grumman originally built the Widgeon seaplane, it was powered by six-cylinder in-line Ranger engines. But many of the 276 produced, like this one, owned … Read more