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February 2019 Issue of LIGHT AVIATION


  • Chairmen’s Chat - Tim Hardy considers the educational value of accident reports.
  • News - No deal Brexit and the LAA, Austers to Normany and new GA Unit head.
  • Under African skies - Graham Smith flies the Kitplanes for Africa Safari 3 in South Africa.
  • Projects - One design, Everett gyroplane rebuild, plus another Bristell.
  • RAeS Competition - F1E electric racer design competition rules.
  • Destination - Martin Ferid has a weekend away in lovely Perranporth, Cornwall.
  • Conspicuity - Ian Fraser tests the uAvionix CAP 1391 compatible Sky Echo 2
  • Hybrid aircraft - Norman Burr on the French trans-Atlantic challenge Eraole hybrid.
  • Air Test - Clive Davidson tests the Condor, a classic 1960s British built trainer
  • Safety Spot- Luscombe tail corrosion, keep to the drill and Jabiru nose gear drama.
  • Engineering News - CAA list of approved transferable types plus Tailored Maintenance.
  • Struts4U - NW Struts early days and news on the Strut and Club meetings.
  • Meet the Members - Richard Grace, WW2 aircraft restorer and pilot.
  • CEO Thoughts - Steve Slater reports on a successful start to the year for the Association.
  • Where to Go - GASCo Safety events, plus some dates for the next few months.
  • Classifieds - Surprisingly busy with bargains to whet your appetite.
  • Shop - Keep warm with a fleece and plan with the latest Airfield Guides.
  • Landing Vouchers - Free and discounted landings for March