Sep issue


Dec 2017 Issue of LIGHT AVIATION

  • Chairman’s Chat - FASVIG airspace proposal & protection for ‘Brownfield’ airfields.
  • News - CAA SkyEcho trial, Icom scrappage scheme, RAeS design competition & more ...
  • AGM - Not just an AGM but presentations of Rally & Service awards and a cracking talk.
  • Projects - Beautifully RV7, Bristell, Stampe rebuild, delightful Leopard Moth and DH88.
  • Isaac Newton - Ruth Kelly gains her Aerobatic Rating.
  • Yaesu 8.33 radio - Brian Hope takes a look at an 8.33 Handheld radio solution.
  • Air Race 1 -Steve Slater reports from Thailand on the F1 Air Race Championship.
  • Struts 4U - Heli-medic action and all the upcoming Strut activities from Anne Hughes.
  • Night/IFR - Manuel is flying again with his new, Garmin featured Night/IFR panel.
  • Destination St Vincent - Taking a break from winter weather & flying in the Bahamas.
  • Bede BD4 - Clive Davidson tries out Jim Bede’s most successful homebuilt design.
  • Safety Spot - Fuel issues & start-up runaways are still too prevalent says Malcolm McBride.
  • Engineering Bit - Inspectors’ ongoing education at Bristell, Aircraft Coverings and PilotAware.
  • Meet the members - Part one from David Faulkner-Bryant, former chairman of the PFA.
  • Where to Go - Mainly Safety Evenings but also a smattering of seasonal fly-ins.
  • CEO Chat - Steve Slater on the GA Alliance and the future of airfields and air space.
  • Classifieds - Bargains to whet your appetite
  • Landing Vouchers - Free and reduced-price landings, plus a bacon butty!