I just received an email…

I just received an email…

I just received an email that has the first hint of the approaching summer (i.e., airshow season)–you other EAA members probably got it, too. I’ll give you a hint: the subject line reads, “[B]uy your AirVenture 2012 tickets and camping today.”...
SubSonex Makes First Flight

SubSonex Makes First Flight

Those familiar with Sonex and the Hornet’s Nest R&D facility will likely be very happy today. The reason? The SubSonex, a small jet designed for recreational pilots, made its first flight today, August 10th. The bright yellow V-tailed jet took to the air from...
AirVenture 2011 Days 4 and 5

AirVenture 2011 Days 4 and 5

Tomorrow will be our last full day here at AirVenture 2011. It has been a great week and I’ll be sad it’s over, but I’m kinda looking forward to my own bed and seeing my wife and dog. Anyway, it stayed overcast all day on Thursday and in fact it...
AirVenture 2011 Days 2 and 3

AirVenture 2011 Days 2 and 3

I missed posting an update yesterday, because I spent quite a while at AirPigz’s Camp Bacon meeting a bunch of people from Twitter and eating bacon. I had a really great time and I put some faces with names. If you’d like to see some absolutely stunning...