“On Wings of Waste” takes flight

On Wings of Waste. (Owen Zupp)

There was a significant flight that took place on Thursday morning at Illawarra Regional Airport at Wollongong. A two-seat Vans RV-9 set course for Tyabb, Victoria under the banner of the "10 per cent solution". Powered by a single WAM120, three-cylinder turbo-diesel, the 120hp (90kW) powerplant uses … [Read more...]

Pacific Aerospace to build E-350 five-seater

A supplied image of an E350 Expedition. (Pacific Aerospace)

Pacific Aerospace will build the five-seat piston-single E-350 Expedition utility aircraft at its Hamilton, New Zealand factory after acquiring the rights to the design from Canada’s Found Aircraft. The first NZ-built E-350 – which is powered by a 325hp (242kW) Lycoming IO-580 and has a stated range of … [Read more...]