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To what end?
If advances are being made, perhaps.
Daredevil stunts such as this? Personal monetary gain, at best. Obviously, worth the risk for...
That's what I thought, seeing the snow.
All just guesses.
10 G's is about double the force needed for ELT activation.
Am I misunderstanding you?
I was about to ask him if we were looking at the same airplane.
I suspect the STOL performance was attributed more to the double slotted full span flaps than the canard.
I'd venture, from the looks of the plane, it was anything but controlled.
Moot point with the cracked window.
You're good, Mark. Personally, I look forward to every post from you.
I could see the runway easily from our conference room in Charlotte. Avantair had, I guess, a client with business in Charlotte and I looked...
Gheez, you guys make me feel old. I was in my early twenties and married.
My chief instructor did dead stick landings routinely with students. I waited til everyone went home to do them myself.
First Melmoth had that elementary form follows function look. MII certainly makes more sense and is more efficient... but guess it's my...
"Fault," in retrospect, was inappropriate. Knowing Jeff and son did the lion share of fabrication, I was curious who spec'ed the layups.
True, but at least we are seeing efforts. It's aviation's only real hope for 400+ hp piston power.
As others stated previously, one race a year...
Is this Peter's fault, or Jeff Kerlo's?
I'm quite aware of that... It's why I said a "P85 on steroids."
Scale the plane up, scale the engine down... you may choose.
I'm just having...
Designated Airworthiness Representative (DAR)... an individual appointed in accordance with 14 CFR §183.33 who may perform examination,...
Someone, somewhere, is BOUND to have the intelligence to look into development/certification cost of that Audi, if indeed that is his plan....
Precisely. Until RARA either removes the weight restriction (which is dangerous with 400 mph Sea Fury's rounding pylons) or creates a new...
If you don't like round engines...
Looks like Tsunami. Goes to show there's only a few ways to stick a Merlin on an airframe.
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