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Here's a video link to the SpaceX rocket launch from 4000 ft just outside the launch area over Lompoc airport.
First flight of N756AC after the rebuild.
All went wonderfully
Kind of learning how to use a video editor, much harder than building a plane! Here's a link to the video. Chris Brown STOL 750 Rock House Landing
Flew with a 17 year old that I helped get his pilot license. He has about 70 plus hours now and let him fly the 750. He did extremely well with his first dirt road landing and take off from a soft field. I think he did an excellent job on the video with music and the video editing. Enjoy!!!
Here's a link to a deadstick landing at the dry lakebed. Sorry for the poor video, learning how to do it. It's a little steeper approach, but not by much. Probably due to propeller being stopped.
TOUCH AND GO AT BRIAN RANCH AIRPORT IN MOJAVE DESERT. I HAVE 5 HOURS NOW FLIGHT TESTING. ALL SEEMS GOOD. WOT GOES 100 MPH AT 7000 DENSITY ALTITUDE. DEAD STICK LANDINGS WITH FLAPS AND NO FLAPS PRETTY MUCH LIKE CESSNA 150 AT 60 OR 54 MPH. BOUNCES AROUND IN THERMALS A LITTLE. THE RUDDER I'M STILL GETTING USED TO. MIGHT TAKE THE NOSE GEAR V-BLOCK AND GET RID OF THE CENTERING…Continue
My situation has changed and just don't have the time to complete my stol 750, four kids and a new job. I have the complete kit edition 1 bought July 2010 and the edition 2 upgrade kit, my edition 1 kit came with the bigger diameter cabin frame. It includes the long range fuel tanks, led strobe/wingtip lights, led landing light kit, tail vg's, complete tool kit with 200 extra clecos, cortec primer, steel tubes to keep everything flat and aligned, workbench, packing crate, possibly all…Continue