A brand new and completely indigenous New Zealand aircraft is preparing to take the general aviation world by storm. Rob Neil reports on the heart-poundingly beautiful Falcomposite Furio—due to fly for the first time before the end of the year.
The Dyn Aero MCR01 Club is one of a new breed of microlights that is revolutionising general aviation. Rob Neil meets Dyn Aero’s New Zealand agent and flies his delightful MCR01 Club demonstrator.
Pacific Wings visited Mount Cook recently to sit in on a new mountain flying training programme. Andy Heap reports on his day at “the Rock” with Mount Cook Ski Planes CEO, Alex Miller, and long-time instructor, Charlie Elliott.
Pacific Wings’ UK and Europe correspondent Peter Cooper was once again at RAF Fairford for what he describes as the greatest air show on earth—the annual Royal International Air Tattoo.
Pacific Wings attended the NZ AIA annual conference, held this year in Auckland between 18–20 July.
This is the second “Letter” from veteran US military helicopter aviator and retired airline pilot, Don Harward, about his thoughts and emotions as a combat helicopter pilot.