News

Simon Keeling flying weatherman

Planning Tomorrow’s Weather Webinar

FLYER weatherman Simon Keeling is holding a free weather webinar tomorrow, 8 April at 7pm. It’s titled: ‘Forecast With Me – Planning Tomorrow’s Weather’. “I’ll … Read more

Reviews

Garmin Autoland

Garmin Autoland

The thought of ‘what am I going to do if the pilot dies?’ probably goes through the mind of almost every non-pilot passenger who comes … Read more

FLYER Books

Our Favourite Books

It’s winter with short days, muddy strips and sometimes challenging weather nibbling away at our opportunities to fly. Never mind, read instead! Chatting away in … Read more

David Clark Pro-X2 headset

David Clark Pro-X2 Headset
£762

Supra-aural. It means ‘on-ear’ and is significant here, as pretty well all GA headsets fit circum-aural, or around the ear, giving the opportunity to seal … Read more

Foreflight graphical notam

ForeFlight’s graphical notam
European subscriptions £95.98 to £287.98

For a while now the big players in the US app market, ForeFlight and Garmin, have been trying to carve themselves a slice of the … 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