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May 2018 Issue of LIGHT AVIATION


  • Chairman’s Chat - Exeter airspace highlights that all stakeholders should work together.
  • News - Temporary Lience exemptions, Chimera’s Deragon gyro & farewell to Bill Taylor.
  • Rally update - Brian Hope looks ahead to the LAA Rally, and seeks your help!
  • Projects - Two Europas are completed with new owners and a vintage Scheibe SF24b.
  • Destination - Martin visits charming Alderney, popular Channel Islands destination.
  • Sun n Fun - This year’s event had the usual crop of new and interesting aircraft.
  • Engineering - Jerry Parr presents Part one about corrosion and how to deal with it.
  • Ernie at 100 - LAA stalwart and Inspector Ernie Horsfall celebrates his 100th birthday.
  • Air test - Clive Davidson flies the racy Wittman Tailwind. Still tasy after all these years.
  • Air Courtage - How, if at all, might Brexit affect your aircraft insurance?
  • Safety Spot - SportCruiser nose legs and tailplane woes on RVs, Eurostar and Zodiac.
  • Struts 4U - Anne Hughes visits the North Wales Strut and updates the Strut calendar.
  • Where to Go - Plenty of options now the season is in full swing - even if the weather isn’t!
  • Meet the members - We talk to marine engineer & Emeraude enthusiast Adrian Goodwin.
  • CEO - GDPR. Steve Slater explains how the Association handles your data.
  • Classifieds - Plenty of bargains to whet your appetite.