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Best day to go flying this weekend?

If you’re planning on flying this weekend FLYER weatherman, Sunday is looking the better day according to Dr Weather (aka Simon Keeling). Saturday morning looks … Read more

Reviews

Foreflight Europe

Foreflight Europe
£95.99-£287.99 per year

How lucky are we? It isn’t too long ago that planning and self-briefing for a local flight took three-and-a-half weeks, but thanks to some brilliant … Read more

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

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