American Legend Aircraft Company has unveiled a cache of new options to enhance the performance of its Legend Cub.
The improvements start with a better landing gear bungee, according to company officials. [Read more…]
If you plan to build a Glasair Sportsman 2+2 from a kit, you should probably place an order sometime within the next year or so, according to company officials, who recently advised the FAA of plans to apply for certification of the popular plane under Part 23.
Once certification is achieved, the company expects to slowly transition out of the kit business. [Read more…]
By WILLIAM BENNETT
When pilots search for that one special airplane to purchase, they sometimes get stuck in the rut of only looking at Cessnas, Pipers, Beechcraft, Mooney and Cirrus.
All make good and capable planes. But most of the time the SOCATA “Caribbean Series” gets overlooked. Especially by those pilots in the USA who don’t get to see one very often. [Read more…]
More than two decades ago — in 1994 — the Sherpa made its Oshkosh debut.
Heralded as a “Super Cub on steroids,” the airplane drew a lot of attention.
But not much action. [Read more…]