Merlin PSA Quick-Build Kit Earns FAA 51% Approval

"The FAA's National Kit Evaluation Team (NKET) evaluated the Merlin's Quick Build Kit (QBK), and it passed by .01% -- You can't get more builder-friendly than that," says Aeromarine President Chip Erwin, from his build center in Florida, where two customers are completing their Merlin PSA kits right now. Two more customers are assembling Merlins at their home bases. Continue reading "Merlin PSA Quick-Build Kit Earns FAA 51% Approval"

Garmin introduces the VIRB 360

Garmin announced the versatile VIRB 360, a compact, rugged and fully spherical 360-degree camera. The waterproof1 VIRB 360 is an easy-to-use camera that captures impressive high-quality video up to 5.7K/30fps, with four built-in microphones to ensure everything sounds as good as it looks in any direction. Whether users are kayaking down river rapids or mountain biking through rough terrain, the VIRB 360's 4K Spherical Stabilization2 makes every video smooth and steady. Continue reading "Garmin introduces the VIRB 360"

Redesigned Airstreak from Alaskan Bushwheels

Airstreak 2.0

Airframes Alaska announced the latest improvement to the Alaskan Bushwheels line of backcountry flying tires: The Airstreak 2.0. The redesigned Airstreak tire features 20% thicker tread yet weighs one pound less per tire than the original. Continue reading "Redesigned Airstreak from Alaskan Bushwheels"

Rotax 915 iS Aircraft Engine Awarded "Powertrain of The Future"

BRP-Rotax' latest aircraft engine development, the Rotax 915 iS aircraft engine, was awarded with the German aviation magazine aerokurier's Innovation Award "powertrain of the future" during the AERO Friedrichshafen, the largest trade show for general aviation in Europe. Continue reading "Rotax 915 iS Aircraft Engine Awarded "Powertrain of The Future""