April 27 2015 Latest news:
The three-year development programme of what the Austrian company characterises as ‘more of the best’ – the new DA62 - hit its target completion date at Aero Friedrichshafen when Diamond Aircraft Industries CEO Christian Dries was presented with the type certificate by EASA Executive Director Patrick Ky.
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has confirmed that Bristol Airport will be allocated a ‘listening out’ squawk from 28 May 2015.
Cavalon Pro has become the world’s first modern-era certified gyroplane. Manufactured by AutoGyro, a world leader in the development, production and distribution of gyroplanes, the Cavalon Pro, with its Maximum Take Off Weight (MTOW) of 560kg, can take enough payload to cost-effectively replace a helicopter in many fields of application, making commercial use a particular focus. Diverse camera and measuring equipment installation options make numerous professional applications possible and extend the gyroplane’s scope of use.
It’s safe enough to start an engine by hand, providing you observe all the precautions, says Nick Bloom
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of VE Day, Classic FM is hosting a special concert at London’s Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 10 May 2015.
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Trig TY91 (£1,530) and TY92 (£3,594) radios www.trig-avionics.com/ty91.html
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Garmin has announced the release of its new G3X Touch 7-inch display option for experimental aircraft.