Garmin GDL 50

Garmin announces portable ADS-B device

Garmin has announced the GDL 50, a portable device capable of receiving Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) traffic and weather, GPS and aircraft attitude information for … Read more

Robinson R44 helicopter

Robinson sees upturn in helicopter sales

Californian helicopter manufacturer Robinson Helicopter Company saw a healthy upturn in sales in 2017 with deliveries of 305 helicopters. The Raven R44 piston-engined four-seater was … Read more

FLYER March 2018

Cover story this month is a flight test of the Great Lakes biplane, first produced in 1929 and still delighting aerobatic pilots today. Flying a … Read more

Garmin inReach Explorer+ review

Garmin inReach Explorer+

Keeping tabs on your aviating loved ones, once they depart from an area of radar coverage, is a problem, even in the age of such … Read more

Garmin VIRB 360 review

Garmin VIRB 360

Back in the summer of 2016, we reviewed Kodak’s 360º camera. We came to the conclusion that, if you managed to fight your way through … Read more

FLYER magazine January 2018

FLYER January 2018

Ed Hicks flies the latest aircraft from Van’s, the two-seat RV-12iS, powered by the new fuel-injected Rotax engine. Spot the dot! Sometimes the Mark 1 … Read more

FLYER December 2017 cover

FLYER December 2017

Cover story: Conceived in the thirties to whisk rich New Yorkers to their lakeside lodges upstate, the Grumman Goose amphibian would go on to serve in … Read more