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July 2019 Issue of LIGHT AVIATION


  • Chairman’s Chat - Tim Hardy on what you do know, think you know, and may never know!
  • News - LAA and BMAA open discussions on closer cooperation.
  • Aero Expo - Brian Hope reports from the rain at this year’s Booker exhibition.
  • Financial Report - Steve Slater reports on the LAA’s financial performance for 2018.
  • Projects - Four seat Jab, a much loved Sligsby T61F, and a magnificent Jurca Spitfire.
  • STOL Flying - Jonathan Porter and Francis Donaldson with STOL flying tips.
  • Shuttleworth - Come and enjoy a Flying for Fun evening air show at Old Warden
  • Destination - Martin visits Seppe, in Holland, and enjoys the nearby city of Breda.
  • Events - Summertime success for the Old Warden Gyro event & Old Buckenham LAA Day
  • LAA Rally - A precursor to this year’s event, but please note changes to the AIC!
  • Air Test - Clive Davidson flies the Van’s RV-8, and thinks it is vanstastic!
  • Pre-purchase inspection - In Part 1, Jerry Parr discusses research & paperwork trail
  • Daks over Duxford - Neil Wilson enjoys a flight in one of the 75th anniversary Dakotas.
  • Where to Go - The calendar is at its busiest with events at home and abroad.
  • Struts4U - Celebrating 50 years of Struts, plus forthcoming Strut and Club events.
  • Meet the Members - Darren Lewington with a controller’s view on controlled airspace.
  • Classifieds - Bargains to whet your appetite.