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We did it!

The staff built Zenith CH 750 STOL had a successful first flight on Tuesday, 8/12/2014.  Tracy Buttles was at the controls.  A big thanks to the staff members who worked on the aircraft and the companies that supported the effort … Continue reading

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Airworthiness Inspection Complete!

Well, we made it!  The project is now officially an airplane in the eyes of the FAA.  When I took over the leadership of the EAA employee staff build, I set a goal of having it completed by AirVenture-Oshkosh 2014 and … Continue reading

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Oshkosh or Bust – Airworthiness Inspection Scheduled!

Thanks to some outstanding customer support from Dynon and B&C Specialty Products, we received replacement parts that have let us recover from our misstep in time to still make it to #OSH14 with an airworthiness certificate.  No time for a … Continue reading

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Fuel Flow Test and a Visit from Jack

EAA strongly encourages all homebuilders to perform fuel flow testing prior to flight testing.  Although not required for certification, the time to figure out if you have any fuel flow issues is on the ground.  For more info on fuel … Continue reading

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4 Sessions, Lots of Progress, First Radio Call!

We had four build sessions since our last update.  EAA SportAir Workshop instructors Dick and Bob Koehler were in town over the weekend to lend a hand.  With their help, we made so much progress.  Here are just a few … Continue reading

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