Sep issue


Oct 2017 Issue of LIGHT AVIATION

  • Chairman’s Chat - Brian waxes lyrical about the Rally and says please attend the AGM
  • News - Armstrong-Isaacs changes, Desford Trainer flies & pedal plane record attempt
  • AGM - All you need to know about the AGM and its supporting entertainments.
  • Project News - Joe Lynden’s Aurora and ‘Project 2’, plus Trail, RV-7 and Skybolt.
  • LAA Rally Part 1 - Brian Hope reports on a sunny and successful LAA Sywell Rally.
  • Testing the Trail - Graham Smith flies the Royal Veterinary College Trail in Botswana.
  • Transatlantic Twister - Andy McKee flies his Twister to Oshkosh and beyond.
  • DH88 a Comet - Dodge Bailey on flying this iconic British racer of the 1930s.
  • Oshkosh - Nigel Hitchman reports from the greatest aviation show on earth.
  • The APPG on GA - The All Party Parliamentary Group for General Aviation.
  • Jordon does the Rally - New PPL, 20-year-old Jordan Jennings takes his Jodel to the Rally.
  • Rotax 9-series - Francis Donaldson explains the intricacies of the ubiquitous 9-series.
  • Where to Go - Dates for your diary as the season runs down.
  • Struts 4U - Around and about the Struts, including their future programmes.
  • CEO thoughts - Steve Slater on youth activities at the Rally, and the FAI artists’ competition.
  • Vouchers - Free and reduced-price landings, plus tea and cake!