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Setting the Hook

Hi Dave, I know you are interested in getting young folks interested in Model Aviation. Last Saturday my club helped at the NASA Space and Rocket Center Aviation Challenge event. Here is a photo of me planting the seed with … Continue reading

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V22 Osprey Arrives at USAFM Today

Enjoyed watching a CV-22 Osprey arrive in front of our shop. The United States Air Force Museum is across the street from “US”. Osprey pilot dusts the snow off our roof. He put on a short airshow, bank angles easily … Continue reading

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Comments on Line of Sight UAV, FPV and UAS requirments.

The following are my thoughts written in a letter in response to the “Line of Sight” requirement being applied to FPV operations and regulation of commercial operations. While I recommend you follow all rules and regulations. These are what I … Continue reading

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Getting a Type Rating and Flying the DC-7

Getting type rated in a DC-7.

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1SQ V-Cam Lake Rescue

Van Hershberger Sends an interesting photo. “Even this flight into the lake didn’t kill off the 1SQ, I’ve had 20 flights since with video, all is working like new : ) Van”

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FPV Multi-Rotors Used to Help Solve Real Environmental Problem

The critics of FPV’s who stupidly call them “drones” (drones are autonomous or aircraft towed targets) fail to realize all the good environmental use they are currently being put to. Check out the video below. Used to put hunters on … Continue reading

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Two Wrights Flying Together At Mid-America 2013

Photo’s by Dennis Summer. Thanks Dennis! Great fun getting to fly formation with another 1905 Wright Flyer. We’ll, it was fairly windy and flying was actually more like herding cats around the field. But we got them reasonably close enough … Continue reading

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Another Flying Car, the Aeromobile 2.5

This looks more serious than some of the other attempts. Aeromobile 2.5 Here.

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Steve Cushings 1905 Wright Flyer Dolly

Check out Steve’s solution for ground take off. Hi Dave, Thanks for posting Keith’s video of his Flyer.. enjoyed it. I see where it hops a little in the wind (like mine) but still quite manageable. (I thought it was … Continue reading

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Keith Shaws Radical RC 1905 Wright Flyer Part 7 Video !!

Keith writes: “”Hi Dave, Flew the Wright at a e-fly this last weekend. Saturday was beautiful, cool and calm. One of my friends took these shots of the Wright, thought you might like to see them. Also Dave Grife took … Continue reading

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