How to tie two knots commonly used for tying down aircraft: a double locking half hitch and a bowline.
31 Flight 19: Crosswind Workout
Earning My Wings: a video blog about learning to fly — We had a crosswind component of about 6-9 knots that gave me a good workout today.
Rib Stitching-Finish Knot
The final rib stitching knot you need to know is the finish knot. In this video, Carah Durell shows you how to wrap up your rib stitching. Carah is a former Chapter 1 Young Eagle that works for Poly-Fiber.
Predator Lands at Oshkosh
The Predator has landed in Oshkosh for AirVenture 09.
Modified Seine Knot - Alternate Method
Jasen Golden from Rainbow Aviation Services demonstrates an alternate sequence to tie the modified seine knot for rib stitching fabric covered aircraft.
Rib Stitching-Starter Knot
In this episode, Carah Durell shows you the proper procedure for tying the starter knot when rib stitching. Carah is a former Chapter 1 Young Eagle that works for Poly-Fiber.
Rib Stitching-Seine Knot
One of the more challenging aspects of fabric covering an aircraft is learning to tie the Seine know. In this episode, Carah Durell shows you the proper procedure. Carah is a former Chapter 1 Young Eagle that works for Poly-Fiber.