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By David Ferreira | Aeronautical News about Sport, GA, LSA , Ultralight, Airplanes & UAV

Aircraft Spotlight: The Cessna 162 Skycatcher - A Modern, Cost Effective Trainer

The Cessna 162 Skycatcher was designed as a light-sport replacement to the company’s venerable C-150/152 line, which it will always be compared with …

Aerospace

Mooney Delivers First Ovation Ultra

Mooney has delivered the first M20U Ovation Ultra off its production line, the company announced on Thursday. In a ceremony in Kerrville, Texas, …

Drones

SureFly

A New Personal Flight Experience. Affordable. Easy to Pilot. Safe Design. Only SureFly.<p>Electric Driven Props: 2 props per arm, contra rotating. Eight …

Driving

Waco amphibious biplane 'a mind bender'

Brash, over the top, totally impractical—and absolutely irresistible. This Waco YMF-5F (N56ED) is the first of the modern biplanes handmade in Battle …

Waco

Four Diamonds Debut at Dubai Display

November 13, 2017, 3:22 AMAustrian manufacturer showcases lineup of new pistons and turboprops for military, utility and general aviation …

Aviation

Testing the PeaBee nano light trike.

Bell 505 Jet Ranger X Receives EASA Certification

Bell Helicopter reported on Saturday at the Dubai Airshow that its Bell 505 Jet Ranger X has received EASA certification. The light single …

Travel

Lancair Mako Adds BRS Whole Aircraft Parachute

Following in the contrails of Cessna 172 and 182 models, Lancair International announced this week that the latest option to be offered for the …

Aerospace

This Plane Can Take Off and Land on Water

Seastar’s first flight is scheduled for early 2019, with deliveries anticipated in the first half of 2020.<p>An amphibious airplane is one of the most …

Aerospace

We Fly: Pilatus PC-12 NG

I’m sitting on a remote dry lake bed in Utah, having a fabulous catered lunch consisting of a variety of scrumptious fresh berries, sandwiches and …

Aviation

Leonardo Reports Substantial Progress on AW609 Tiltrotor

October 18, 2017, 4:12 PMBy year-end, Leonardo will begin fuselage fatigue test certification.

Aerospace

Icon Starts Deliveries Of Updated A5

Waco's YMF-5 is one of them, although it's been updated. It was on display on amphibious floats at this weekend's AOPA fly-in in Tampa. More<p>'Tis the …

Car Tech

Tecnam Says P2012 Deliveries To Start In 2019

Tecnam and Cape Air said this week they have agreed on a delivery schedule for the 11-seat twin commuter that was designed to replace the Cessna 402s …

Drones

Volocopter Completes Test Flight Over Dubai

Dubai officials say they want theirs to become the world’s smartest city. A project certain to help reach that goal is developing a fleet of …

Aviation

Revitalizing the 172 — and GA

By J. DOUGLAS HINTON It’s an old adage: Everything old is new again. But in the case of Yingling Aviation’s Ascend 172, it takes a lot of work to …

Incorporated

A Test Version of One Aviation’s Project Canada Takes Flight

Also known as the EA700, it will be more capable and slightly larger than the Eclipse 550.<p>One Aviation has begun test-flying an experimental version …

Coming to a road near you: AeroMobil's flying car preparing for take-off

It's A long time since Bond villain Scaramanga escaped from 007 by taking off in his flying car. But experts believe we could be the closest we’ve ever been to being able to commute to work in our very own private flying machines.<p>One prototype with an engine built by British engineering specialist …

Transportation

Stemme Twin Voyager gets FAA nod

The FAA has awarded a Type Certificate to the Stemme Twin Voyager S12 powered glider.<p>The Stemme S12 had already been certified to the requirements of …

Lilium

Lilium secures $90 Million Series B Funding Round<p>05.09.2017<p>We are incredibly happy to announce that we completed a $90 million Series B funding round.<p>…

Aerospace

Eclipse EA700 First Flight

That's at the heart of AOPA's complaint to the FAA about three Signature FBOs. But it's the security and infrastructure fees that need attention. More<p>…

GameBird GB1 Certified For Sale In U.S.

That's at the heart of AOPA's complaint to the FAA about three Signature FBOs. But it's the security and infrastructure fees that need attention. More<p>…

Atol triphibian for sky, sea, or snow

To many observers, the development of Light-Sport Aircraft seaplanes is fast-paced, inventive, and intriguing. You may have read about entries from …

Aviation

Game Composites GB1 GameBird Achieves FAA Certification

It is not often that a fully aerobatic airplane is certified. But just this week the team at Bentonville, Arkansas-based Game Composites saw their …

First Flight for Dassault’s Falcon 5X Business Jet

Delayed by engine development, the new Dassault Falcon 5X is scheduled for deliveries in 2020.<p>Dassault flew its newest jet, the Falcon 5X, for the …

Aerospace

We Fly: Cessna 206

The number of single-engine airplanes capable of hauling a ton of cargo or six people around are pretty limited these days. Cessna’s Caravan is a top …

Pilatus Discontinues PC-6 Porter

As the certification of the PC-24 Super Versatile Jet inches closer, Pilatus announced it is discontinuing the product that helped grow the company …

Mooney begins deliveries of M20V Acclaim Ultras

Hot on the heels of FAA certification of its new M20V Acclaim and M20U Ovation Ultras, Mooney International began deliveries, with the first at its …

Wireless

Lisa Rolls Out Second Akoya Prototype

While the FAA isn't perfect, it functions as one-stop shopping for everything in aviation. And for the entire world, not just the U.S. More<p>There's a …

Prototypes

Belite Chipper posts performance gains

The performance numbers for Chipper, the experimental two-place airplane kit from Belite Aircraft, have been updated, providing gains in airspeed, …

Aerospace