Editor at Large Tom Horne got a first look at Diamond Aircraft’s new DA42 NG at the factory outside Vienna, Austria, before the aircraft received FAA certification. The addition of the new Austro engines—replacing the Thielerts that used to power Diamond’s earlier DA42s—resulted in a quieter and smoother ride. Learn more in this online video.
www.aopa.org/pilot (Keyword: DA42 NG)
Photographer Chris Rose gets to go to all the cool places—and in this case, it’s a really cool place: Fairbanks, Alaska, in the middle of winter. See more of his incredible photography in this online slide show.
www.aopa.org/pilot (Keyword: Fairbanks)
Associate Editor Ian J. Twombly takes his work seriously—in his product review he ventures forth into the wilderness (of rural Frederick County, Maryland) to see if his survival gear really works in this online video.
www.aopa.org/pilot (Keyword: Survival gear)
Join Associate Editor Jill W. Tallman as she meets our 2010 sweepstakes aircraft, the “Fun to Fly” Remos GX. This online video is a sneak peek at all the excitement to come this year.