Webinar- U.S. Unlimited Aerobatic Team
Jim Bourke talks about his experience rising through the ranks to become a U.S. Unlimited Aerobatic Team member. Jim discusses aerobatic competitions from the regional to the world level and highlights all the latest from the U.S. Unlimited Team.
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EAA Celebrates Halls of Fame Inductees
On Thursday, November 10, the EAA community came together to induct five people into the EAA Sport Aviation Halls of Fame, representing Homebuilders, Warbirds of America, International Aerobatic Club, Vintage Aircraft Association, and Ultralights.
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.
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- Freestyle Aerobatics
IAC member Jim Bourke talks about his approach to freestyle aerobatic competition. He will provide tips for anyone aspiring to fly freestyle aerobatics. Additionally, he will break down and discuss the details of his award-winning freestyle routine.
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.
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.