Also known as home- or amateur built aircraft and constructed by people for whom it is not a professional activity.
EAI is a resource for owners of this class of aircraft and pilots of other general aviation aircraft. With a wealth of information about airplane and engine performance, pilot airmanship, VFR flight planning tips and other aviation aspects of interest to seasoned aviators or new pilots alike.
To assist with your preflight we offer a selection of frequently updated specialized weather charts, notices to airmen (NOTAM), performance calculators and current ADDS weather (METAR/TAF) reports. A selection of aviation news related pages are also on the menu.
Modern cockpits with EFIS, GPS, TCAS and Mode S transponders and handheld tablets are discussed as these state-of-the-art technologies require pilots to become familiar with them too, as we see these glass cockpits more and more every year. All of this is complemented with a growing library of articles with even more fascinating subjects for you to peruse.
If building from scratch is not the way to go for you, the next best option might be to shop around for a completed (or almost) or a factory certified/built model and finish that together with an experienced builder. Things to watch for when buying an aircraft are also onsite and our list of available aircraft can be found in our marketplace.
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