Submit Your Aviation Event. Here you will find the most up-to-date information about aviation events from fly-ins to aviation conferences! I was up and I was gone. Reflections on a Two-Time Grand Champion. He had built an award-winner before, in the mid-'60s, and it too had been a Midget Mustang; that sport plane design turned non-competitive formula one design and back to sport plane. It's a clean machine! Click below to find the lowest prices near you!
Black and white doesn't do the trueness of the surfaces justice. I filled, sanded, and primed the inside of my cowling until it was as smooth as the exterior. He offered to help me make some shims for my landing gear to adjust the camber. This little guy almost ruined my whole darned day earlier this week. I taped off and waxed the openings in preparation for the fiberglass and resin.
This craft was the Grand Champion Homebuilt at Oshkosh for two years running. I was up and I was gone. At that point, sitting there in front of that machine-turned panel with the tiny stick in my hand and the Plexiglas bubble doing its best to enclose my boggled mind, I wasn't absolutely certain I had the guts to fly this machine. The public debut of the aircraft was at the Cleveland National Air Races.
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