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All-electric plane sets new records: top speed of 340 km/h (211 mph) and first electric aerotow

Siemens has been pioneering battery-powered flight as part of its electric motor development program. They invented a new electric motor that they have installed an Extra 330LE prototype electric aerobatic plane.<p>The plane broke new world records recently for battery-powered aircraft.<p>Today, the …

FAA Approves Tamarack’s Active Winglet STC

At long last, Tamarack Aerospace has achieved the coveted supplemental type certificate for the Cessna Citation CJ series of bizjets for its Atlas …

Aviation

America's Most Scenic Roads

The T-shirts all say: <i>I survived the road to Hana</i>. It can take more than two and a half hours to travel the 52 miles from Kahului to Hana, as you …

Meet the tech couple who traded their condo for an Airstream

"When you're actually in it, it doesn't feel like you're taking a step down”<p><i>Editor’s note: This post was originally published in 2015 and has been updated with the most recent information.</i><p>In 2014, Nancy Broden and Michael Fortson were having breakfast at the Town's End Bakery, wondering how to make …

Airstream

Ride Review: The 2016 Honda Africa Twin Is Exactly What We’ve Been Waiting For

The all new Honda Africa Twin is the most exciting bike to come from Honda in over a decade. With the adventure market taking off in recent years …

Proof You Don't Need an Adventure Bike To Ride the World - Page 2 of 6

1. Emilio Scotto Riding a Honda Goldwing GL 1100<p>In 1985, Emilio Scotto left his job as a sales representative in his native Argentina and set off on …

#Vanlife: The Wanderlust-Inducing Lifestyle of Roaming Across the Country in a Home-on-Wheels

What is #vanlife? For some, it's just a hashtag on Instagram, but for others, it's a philosophy, a way of life that says, “Home is where you park it.” For members of the #vanlife community, there is no greater pleasure than driving down empty roads in their home-on-wheels, sleeping under the stars, …

Fully-Customizable Tiny Homes Start at an Affordable $22,000

The tiny homes trend is still on the rise, as an increasing number of both city and country dwellers learn to live with less and maximize their small spaces. Although the cost of these abodes can be expensive, California-based Monarch Tiny Homes believes that this lifestyle shouldn't demand a …

How a man who left the US with $400 in his pocket built a career out of seeing the world

The now 29-year-old had come to Africa from Colorado on a winter trip with his college class, and elected to stay behind when his classmates returned to the States.<p>"I've never had more of a rush than that day when all my classmates left me in Mozambique alone, without enough money to even fly …

Oil & Gas Industry

Meet the man who flies the world for free

To most, flying is a necessary evil required to shift you from your home to your holiday as quickly as possible. To others, it’s a passion - and a profession.<p>Meet Ben Schlappig, an airline obsessive and travel blogger who has made it his life’s goal to travel around the world as much as possible …