I am an A&P instructor at a Part 147 school and have IA, Pvt pilot SEL and glider ratings.
Recently authorized as a Designated Mechanic Examiner and conducting Oral & Practical exams for Airframe & Powerplant mechanic ratings.
Earned my Pvt Pilot and A&P while attending Southern Illinois University in the late 70's and have a Masters Degree in aeronautical science from Embry-Riddle University
Current / Future projects:
Currently building parts for a Wagabond Traveler and have a Luscombe 8A needing restoration. Considering building Sandlin's GOAT design as part of a school project. Also looking at several other low to medium performance homebuilt designs and have considerable interest in Corvair power plants.
Assisted in several restoration and homebuilt aircraft projects.
My Aviation Interests:
Interested in various home built aircraft designs and currently only flying R/C aircraft