Smallest Mini Aircraft in the World
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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 Aircraft Manufacturers

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…

What do you need to know about flying an air balloon?

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,…