The sport pilot reported that he was landing his float-equipped, experimental amateur-built Zenith CH-701 on a smooth and glassy lake near Palmer, Alaska. [Read more…]
There is a very human trait that compels us to share the things we love with others that populate our lives.
This is especially true of family members, and of particular concern with children.
How often have you heard someone sigh, and with a shrug of resignation say something to the effect of, “My father was a lawyer and he wanted me to be a lawyer, so I became a lawyer.” [Read more…]
The book tells the story of the Royal Navy’s experimental First World War air stations. [Read more…]
The pilot reported that, during cruise flight, he observed that the engine would not advance past 2,100 rpm, which was 300 rpm below the RV-7’s normal cruise power setting.
The pilot’s attempts to troubleshoot the engine issue were unsuccessful, and he chose to conduct a precautionary landing near Bartow, Georgia. Shortly after, the oil temperature increased, and oil covered the windshield. [Read more…]