Light Aviation Magazine








What's in July 2021:


Chairman’s Chat
Summer flying and consultation has to cut both ways.

News
France allows UK Medical Declaration with PtF aircraft flight in France.

Letters
Feedback on the 75th Anniversary book, 75 years of Flying for Fun.

Project News
Van’s RV-7 and two ‘firsts’, the KFA Safari, Zenair CH 750 Cruzer.

Stringfellow Portrait
Amy Whitewick brings a new dimension to aviation art.

Spilstead Farm
Martin Ferid visits East Sussex, his aviational ‘coming of age’.

Cylinder change
Ruth Kelly carries out a cylinder change on her Van’s RV8’s 200hp Lycoming.

Coaching Corner
The potential hazards of a hot summer and a Low Level Common Frequency trial.

Where to Go
Fly-ins and other events abound - and more are happening than being cancelled!

LAA Staff
LAA Graduate Engineer Mike Roberts explains how aviation has impacted his life.

Cassutt
Clive Davidson enjoys his recent purchase, an F1 racer that has stood the test of time.

Fast jets
Eddie Barnes went to the US to fulfil a lifelong wish - to fly in an ex-military fast jet.

Europa Glider
Lifelong gliding enthusiast Alan Twigg flies his first UK customer Europa Motorglider.

Picardy
Not so much the roses, more the airfields, the welcome, the food and the culture.

Struts4U
Anne Hughes with news, views and event dates for the LAA Strut scene.

Meet the Members
We meet the highly experienced Kath Burnham, Dakota and Cub fan.

Landing vouchers
Use these vouchers in August for Free and reduced-price landings.

CEO Chat
Steve Slater looks forward hopefully to the Rally, and A8-26 consultations with the CAA.









Every month:


Light Aviation magazine brings you exciting articles about what LAA members are building, restoring and flying. Reports on all the major rallies and GA shows and information about new products and services.





Magazine Archive:


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Engineering information:



Light Aviation magazine keeps you informed of engineering issues to help you ensure that your aircraft is kept in tip top condition. Our Safety Spot and Engineering articles will form a vital information source for future reference.








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