Full-Scale and RC Formation Aerobatics with Matt Chapman
Matt Chapman talks about an unusual air show act: formation aerobatics with one full-scale airplane, the other an RC model. For more about Matt, see the feature story in the July 2016 issue of Sport Aviation magazine. www.EAA.org/sportaviation
In Aerobatic Aircraft
Webinar- Avoiding the Base to Final Spin Accident
Gordon Penner, master CFI-Aerobatics and FAA Gold Seal instructor, presents simple and clear explanations of the elements leading up to a base to final stall/spin accident. This webinar highlights how to recognize and stop these elements.
EAA Celebrates 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees
On Thursday, November 9, 2017 the EAA community inducted five people into the EAA Sport Aviation Halls of Fame, representing Homebuilders, Warbirds of America, International Aerobatic Club, Vintage Aircraft Association, and Ultralights.
A Quick Trip Back to Sun n Fun 2016
The 42nd Sun ’n Fun International Fly-In & Expo took place in Lakeland, Florida, in April 2016. Attendees, including some EAA staff, enjoyed sunny skies, temperate weather and indulging in all things aviation.
Webinar- Avoiding the Base to Final Turn Accident
Gordon Penner, Master CFI-Aerobatics and FAA Gold Seal Instructor, will present simple and clear explanations of the elements leading up to a base to final stall/spin accident, and will highlight how to recognize and stop these elements.
Webinar- Aircraft Control at High Angles of Attack
IAC member Ben Freelove discusses the dynamics and techniques for precise control of airplanes operating at high angles of attack including near stall, post stall and deep stall conditions.
Webinar- What Will You Do for an Engine Failure on Takeoff?
Gordon Penner, master CFI-Aerobatics and FAA Gold Seal instructor, discusses decision-making and planning for a possible engine failure on takeoff including the issues associated with the improbable turn back to the runway.