Smallest Mini Aircraft in the World
We are talking about small airplanes. Not just small airplanes like the Cessnas and Mooneys, I mean: small, like unbelievably small. The race for the world’s smallest airplane record started back in 1948 when Ray Stits set out to design an airplane smaller than Steve Wittman’s DFA Midget Racer, which was previously the smallest airplane. The SA1A Junior Many pilots and […]
Ultralight: You do not need a pilot licence to fly this plane
Flying is a dream a lot of people have but the popular believe is that flying an airplane can be extremely expensive and you have to be super-rich to become a certified pilot. It is true to an extent but today we are going to look at seven ultralight airplanes you can legally fly without […]
Most efficient light-sport airplanes
Light-sport airplanes are getting better and better and better. If are looking for a light sport airplane? Buckle your seat belts, let’s review some fast cruisers, Trainers and Bush planes. VL3 Evolution The first airplane we are going to look at is the VL3 Evolution. Sometimes you want to get from A to B as […]
Ultralight Aircraft Manufacturers
An ultralight aircraft is a single or double passenger plane usually utilized for recreational or sport flying. This is controlled or powered through traditional 3-axis control or weight control and can be run using a small engine or electric propulsion system. There is a substantial overall between light sport aircraft and ultralight aircraft; however, LSA […]
Skydiving Weight Limit
Do you want to try skydiving? If so, first you need to consider many things, including the skydiving weight limit. Yes. You heard it right; there is a limit in weight when it comes to this sport. While there’s no minimum requirement for weight, the highest weight for tandem skydiving is 230 pounds. What is […]
How Much Does Skydiving Cost?
Skydiving costs depend on how you prefer to jump if you are going alone or with friends and are spontaneous. The average price of skydiving is about $300 that buys you a tandem jump with a skilled instructor. Some skydiving centers will charge you $229 or less than once you make a reservation. For a […]
Powered Paraglider what is it?
Powered Paraglider (also called Paramotors) combines the easy flying characteristics of a paraglider with the autonomy and range of powered flight. It is rather easy to learn to fly a paramotor since it is foot-launched and does not require an airfield or a runway. You don’t need to look for a hill or wait for […]
What do you need to know about flying an air balloon?
Flying an air balloon is one of the most unique and, at the same time, popular types of active sport. However, it has become popular rather recently, despite the fact that aerostats were used as a vehicle already in the middle of XVIII century. Today there exist many clubs of aerostatic sports, offering sky trips, […]