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January 2018 Issue of LIGHT AVIATION

  • Chairman’s Chat - It’s easy to make excuses but let’s try to do more flying in 2018.
  • News - NATS’ online Class D transit, 10,000 RV completions, TLAC takes on Ikarus.
  • FAI Phoenix award - Nigel Lemon on his superb DH60G III Moth Major restoration.
  • Projects - Cub rebuild, 34-year Colibri project flies, and a high spec Foxbat Kelpie STOL.
  • Yaesu 8.33 radio - It’s a simple job to add a PTT to the headset lead.
  • Struts 4U - Anne Hughes with a roundup of Strut activities and plans for January and February.
  • STEM - Derby hosts a Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths inspired aviation event.
  • Destinations - Martin Ferid’s three of the best fly-ins of 2017.
  • SuperSTOL Air test - Francis Donaldson flies this interesting STOL kitplane.
  • Safety Spot - Mogas issues, Europa hoses, Prop swinging and Sling door loss.
  • Project Montrichard - Andy Pitcher on buying an airstrip and gite in France.
  • Meet the members - Part two from David Faulkner-Bryant, former chairman of the PFA.
  • CEO Chat - Steve Slater celebrates the growth of Engineering courses.
  • Classifieds - Bargains to whet your appetite.