Other News for Sonex

  • Electric overtakes alternate fuels


    All-electric light sport aircraft look set to lead the greening of general aviation in the USA as battery-powered...


  • Raytheon to offer heavy fuel engine for small UAS


    Raytheon has disclosed the existence of a new project to develop a purpose-built, heavy fuel engine under 20hp (15kW)...


  • Picture: Sonex Aircraft unveils entry-level kitplane for aerobatics


    Oshkosh, Wisconsin-based Sonex Aircraft has unveiled an affordable entry-level kitplane for aerobatic competition. The...


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  • Working Week: The aircraft as a work of art

    News | 12 Jan 2010 00:00

    Having designed light aircraft for leisure and for racing, including the record-setting Monex, and with new models on the horizon, owner of Sonex Aircraft John Monnett is not ready yet to fly off into the sunsethttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Working-Week-The-aircraft-as-a-work-of-art-336901/
  • Electric overtakes alternate fuels

    News | 30 Jul 2009 12:00 | Rob Coppinger

    All-electric light sport aircraft look set to lead the greening of general aviation in the USA as battery-powered products vie for sales by 2011, while alternate...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Electric-overtakes-alternate-fuels-330313/
  • OSHKOSH 2008: Oshkosh firm brings electric aircraft closer

    News | 29 Jul 2008 16:30

    Oshkosh firm brings electric aircraft closerhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OSHKOSH-2008-Oshkosh-firm-brings-electric-aircraft-closer-226153/
  • OSHKOSH 2008: Oshkosh firm brings electric aircraft closer

    News | 29 Jul 2008 16:15

    Oshkosh firm brings electric aircraft closerhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OSHKOSH-2008-Oshkosh-firm-brings-electric-aircraft-closer-226154/
  • UAVs - Industry lines up for STUAS/Tier II competition

    News | 30 May 2008 09:29 | Stephen Trimble

    <P>The experimental stage for small unmanned aircraft systems capable of 20h endurance at low altitude in military service is soon drawing to a close. </P> <P>The Boeing/Insitu <A href="http://www.insitu.com/scaneagle">Scan Eagle</A> proved its worth in four years of operational service in Afghanistan and Iraq as an asset leased by the US Marine Corps. It cemented the utility and the concept of operations for the class of vehicle that occupies the last major gap in the unmanned aircraft systems inventory for the US Department of Defense.</P> <P>Now, the DoD is gearing up to formally acquire and institutionalise what the US Navy calls the small tactical UAS (STUAS) and what the USMC calls the Tier II system, which fits in the inventory between the hand-launched AeroVironment DragonEye and the Tier III RQ-2 Pioneer.</P> <P><STRONG>COMPETITION PHASE</STRONG></P> <P>Both the USMC and the USN expect to issue a draft request for proposals in the third quarter, launching the competitivehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UAVs-Industry-lines-up-for-STUASTier-II-competition-224353/
  • Raytheon to offer heavy fuel engine for small UAS

    News | 27 May 2008 13:00 | Stephen Trimble

    Raytheon has disclosed the existence of a new project to develop a purpose-built, heavy fuel engine under 20hp (15kW) to power small unmanned aircraft systems. The...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Raytheon-to-offer-heavy-fuel-engine-for-small-UAS-224094/