Category Archives: aircraft

Icon, the folding Light Sport Aircraft

I was ready to love the Icon foldable airplane — I still want to give Davin Coburn a stiff uppercut for pitching a learn-to-fly-in-a-week story to PopMech before I did — but the promotional material surrounding the little two-seater Light … Continue reading

Boeing (Boeing) Flies First Fuel Cell Airplane

Boeing has successfully flown the very first hydrogen fuel cell-powered airplane in Madrid, the company announced. A two-seat Dimona motor-glider with a 16.3 meter (53.5 foot) wingspan was used as the airframe. Built by Diamond Aircraft Industries of Austria, it … Continue reading