Ultralight flying represents one of the fastest and purest ways to experience the joys of aviation. From powered-parachutes and trikes to traditional fixed wings and even amphibians and rotorcraft, ultralights are fun, exciting, and affordable.
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Timeless Voices - Kirk Hawkins
Kirk Hawkins is the founder and CEO of ICON Aircraft, makers of the Icon A5 amphibian. A graduate of the Stanford Business School, Kirk is an engineer, former U.S. Air Force F-16 pilot, and long-time motorsport enthusiast. Recorded in July 2009.
Webinar- Powered Parachutes, the Ultimate Low and Slow Ride
Powered parachutes offer the realization of the dream of flight many of us had as kids. Roy Beisswenger talks about the joy of powered parachute flight, how to get started in the sport, and how to earn a rating to share the fun with others.
Webinar- Equipping for ADS-B 2020 - One Pilot's Odyssey
Though the deadline for compliance with the new ADS-B rules isn't until January 1, 2020, many aircraft owners aren't waiting that long. Prof. H. Paul Shuch documents his path to achieving ADS-B 2020 compliance for his light-sport aircraft.