Over the past 10 months, I've had the opportunity to spend some
seat time in three emerging players in the light sport aircraft
segment. As a Cessna 172 jockey, I must admit I wasn't expecting
much when I first took to the skies on demo flights in three
significantly smaller, lower-powered aircraft... but wow, was I
Being in Sebring last weekend among the dozens of shiny new LSAs
was exciting for the sport aviation industry, as well as those who
attended. You could feel the buzz, look around at all the colorful
displays, and speak with those who knew the intimate details of
every trike, gyro, and plane struttin' their stuff.
New Technology With A Familiar Look For Experimental
TruTrak Flight Systems unveiled it’s new, low cost EFIS at
the US Sport Aviation Expo in Sebring, FL. AirVenture 2006 visitors
were able to catch a glimpse of what’s to come in the form of
a computer demo, but the Expo was the first time the public was
able to see an actual working system.