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Aircraft Reviews

See different aircraft types tested and reviewed by some of the well-known pilots in the industry.

The AKOYA Amphibian

Amphibious aircraft is basically non-existent in Southern African skies, not that there is plenty of aircraft to chose from, but because of …

Pilatus PC-24

The entirely newly developed PC-24 sees traditional Pilatus values of  versatility, efficiency and Swiss precision brought together in a business jet for the …

FK51 Mustang

At Aero 2013, FK Lightplanes pulled the cover off a show stealer: a 70 percent scale Mustang ultralight and LSA. Molded of …

Generation 5 – The most Cirrus ever

Cirrus Aircraft recently announced its new SR-Series aircraft line-up for 2013, which is dominated by a dramatic increase in load-carrying capability for …

Pipistrel Panthera is Flying

Pipistrel’s new Panthera completed its maiden flight on 4 April, 2013. The very successful first flight lasted 54 minutes. Following high-speed taxi …

The Foot-launch Glider (Archaeopteryx)

The Archaeopteryx is a versatile high-end hang-glider in sailplane configuration with exceptional climbing ability. The elaborately made glider has been designed for …

Long EZ with 180HP Lycoming

This Long EZ Introduction aircraft based at Stellenbosch Airfield, Cape Town, South Africa. The aircraft is fitted with a 180 HP Lycoming …

Flying the Dornier (DO-27)

The Do 27 is one of the best choices when it comes to operation from small air strips. High quality workmanship combined …