Interview with HondaJet designer on flight of 5th conforming prototype and future of the innovative design.

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Virgin Galactic

2:16 min

AOPA Senior Features Editor Julie Summers Walker reveals the latest developments from Virgin Galactic’s Mojave Desert outpost where composite space ships are readied for launch.

Weather Wise: Gathering Information

8:22 min

Preflight weather planning is one of the most important jobs we do as pilots. It’s the foundation for some of our most critical decisions. But with the sheer amount of weather information available these days, how can we be sure we’re getting what we need? In this short video—the first in a series focused on practical weather flying for pilots—we look at strategies for sorting through the chaff and pinpointing the information that really matters for your upcoming flight. 

First Person Video Drone Races

3:34 min

AOPA Online Editor Jim Moore takes us off to the drone races.

Margins of Safety: Angle of Attack Indicators

5:38 min

This brief video provides a review of angle of attack (AOA), an introduction to the main types of AOA indicators available for GA pilots, and an overview of how they can be beneficial in stall awareness and prevention. Learn how an AOA indicator can help you avoid exceeding the critical angle of attack. Technical assistance and sponsorship of this video brought to you by Aspen Avionics. More information about stall awareness and prevention can be found at the Aerodynamics Safety Spotlight:

Garmin Flight Stream

2:44 min

Garmin has a new device to help keep your legacy GPS navigation equipment up with the times.

FAA launches Fly Safe, pushes for AOA's

1:26 min

The FAA wants you to equip with an angle of attack indicator in effort to reduce loss of control accidents.

MT reversable prop for Husky

0:54 min

An old dog learns a new trick. Put that Aviat Husky in reverse!

Alan Klapmeier - ONE Aviation

10:31 min

Kestrel Aviation and Eclipse Aerospace merge to form ONE Aviation. Cirrus co-founder, Kestrel founder, and now ONE Aviation CEO Alan Klapmeier explains the benefits to the new company.

Mindstar Virtual Air Traffic Control

4:32 min

A little shy about talking to air traffic control? A new virtual reality lets you fly with other aircraft and communicate with a real controller, all without leaving the ground.

Robinson Turbine Order

0:14 min

Robinson Helicopters places an order for more than 1,000 Rolls Royce RR300 turbine engines for the R-44.

Training helicopters

3:33 min

New light single engine helicopters suited to flight training from Enstrom, Giumbal, and Bell.

AW609 Tilt-rotor

1:55 min

Augusta Westland AW 609 tilt-rotor prototype flies into HAI Heli-Expo 2015. Test pilot says fly-by-wire design makes this helicopter-airplane hybrid easy to fly.

Helicopter simulator

2:03 min

New Frasca helicopter simulator faithfully replicates the Robinson R-44 with accurate control loading and stunning visuals.

Proposed small drone rules

6:00 min

FAA proposes rules to regulate commercial use of small Unmanned Aerial Systems (drones) weighing less than 55 pounds.

NASA's Icing Wind Tunnel

5:07 min

A look inside NASA's giant icing wind tunnel.

AvGas update

0:59 min

Progress continues towards finding a practical replacement for leaded aviation gasoline.

COPA President Kevin Psutka interview

6:35 min

Canadian Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association President Psutka talks about drones, Nav Canada, and his impending retirement.

Diesel Glasair Sportsman

3:37 min

For venturing out where 100LL is hard to find, Glasair now has the option of a Diesel engine in the Sportsman. Tom Haines files this pilot report.

Inside Honda Aero

1:46 min

Go inside the North Caroline facility where Honda Aero is making engines.

Rolls-Royce Allison Heritage Trust Museum

2:03 min

Rolls-Royce Allison Heritage Trust Museum in Indianapolis honors a premier name in aircraft propulsion.

Flying the Eclipse 550

4:50 min

Get behind the controls of an Eclipse 550 with AOPA Editor in Chief Tom Haines. The 550 has evolved into the aircraft it was always intended to be.

EPS diesel V8

0:55 min

First flight of the EPS Graflight V8 diesel engine for general aviation.

Danger Drones

2:17 min

Federal officials search for operator of drone that crashed into St. Louis skyscraper. AOPA renews call for timely regulations on small unmanned aerial systems.

F-35 helmet display sees everything

2:45 min

Super situational awareness with a helmet mounted display that lets the pilot "see" through the aircraft in all directions.

FAA completes ADS-B network

1:32 min

The FAA announces completion of the ADS-B ground radio network, but AOPA says there's a lot more to do before there are significant benefits for general aviation pilots.

Google drones

0:53 min

Google buys Titan Aerospace, builder of high altitude solar-powered unmanned aerial systems.

FAA urged to adopt drone rules

1:47 min

AOPA and others urge FAA to quickly adopt regulations governing unmanned aerial systems (drones) to protect all airspace users.

Redbird challenge

3:12 min

How precisely can you fly? Redbird launches a challenge that you can complete at many flight schools.

New Redbird VTO helicopter trainer

1:53 min

Redbird unveils a new helicopter trainer with motion.

Fantasy in-flight entertainment

3:08 min

AOPA Live's Paul Harrop comes up with a mid-six-figure wish list for gadgets and electronics he suggests to Tom Haines for his A-36 Bonanza.

Aerial Exposures camera mount

1:43 min

Pilot and photographer Arnie Izkowitz has created a revolution in gyro-stabilized aerial video with his inventions. The results are simply stunning.

Sandia SAI 340 Quattro Standby Instrument

0:55 min

The SAI 340 Quattro from Sandia Aerospace is impressive, and so is the price point.

Even the pros have questions about ADS-B

2:27 min

Still have questions about the 2020 ADS-B mandate? Don't worry, so do avionics professionals. AOPA Pilot Technical Editor Mike Collins explains from the AEA conference.

Bendix King KLR-10

1:10 min

This new $1600 device from Bendix King is designed to save your life. Its a lift reserve indicator / AOA.

Aspen Evolution 1000 VFR PFD

0:43 min

A certified glass panel for under $5,000.00. Learn about the newest product from Aspen Avionics.

FlyQ 1.3

3:24 min

Biggest update to the AOPA FlyQ EFB app ever. Seattle Avionics CEO Steve Podradchick explains what's new.

Sikorsky oil rig approach system

1:58 min

Safer IFR approaches to oil rigs on stormy seas.

Thales touchscreens for helicopters

0:48 min

Four screens to display whatever you want, where you want.

Raisbeck Aviation High School

5:43 min

Specialized high school focuses on STEM and aviation technologies.

New FAA angle of attack indicator policy

1:05 min

New policy makes it easier and cheaper to retrofit angle of attack indicators on certificated aircraft.

Mid-Continent SAM

0:14 min

Mid-Continent Instruments SAM MD302 standby attitude module gets Part 23 approved model list STC from FAA.

Brain wave flight control

1:35 min

Moving the controls with thoughts alone.

Shell unleaded avgas

8:12 min

Shell Aviation announces an unleaded avgas that could replace 100LL.

UAS Roadmap announced

1:32 min

The FAA announced the UAS roadmap.

Redbird Heli Sim

1:44 min

Redbird has a prototype of the rotor type.

Inside the engine of the Sweepstakes Debonair

3:08 min

A&P IA Adrian Eichorn takes us inside the Debonair's engine with his HD scope.

Headset Challenge

1:38 min

Want to find the headset that's right for you? Take the headset challenge!

Garmin VIRB

1:12 min

Garmin has entered the action cam market with the new VIRB.

Jetman - DE

2:22 min

Hear from Jetman Yves Rossy on what its like. He also talks about his flight training process.

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