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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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Can You Transport Mercury By Aircraft?

The Amazing Rusting Aluminum Popular Science Column by Theodore Gray. Answer; NO, you are not allowed to take thermometers or any form of mercury on an aircraft. If spilled, it’s possible the aircraft could rust away before you could land.;

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Respect

The most despicable thing ever perpetrated against our veterans happened recently when someone saw fit to call a “time out” to honoring them. And to top it off materials and an increase in personnel expense were required to enforce it. … Continue reading

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Wright Aero Carnival Cancelled

Notice from: Dayton’s National Park gregg_smith@nps.gov “Due to the government shutdown, the National Park Service Aero Carnival event scheduled to take place at Huffman Prairie Flying Field on Saturday, October 5th has been cancelled.” So, we’ll look forward to next … Continue reading

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Flying at Huffman Prairie Likely Cancelled

National Parks Service has informed me, the annual opportunity to fly at Huffman Prairie will be canceled if the government is still in shutdown Thursday Morning. I don’t have much hope for the event to proceed. Lets hope for next … Continue reading

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It’s one of those things….

….you either get it or you don’t. (reload page if video does not appear)

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We Flew The Mig

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