John Monnett of Sonex Aircraft
In April we welcomed John Monnett to our museum for our speaker series. John is a multi-thousand-hour private pilot with both glider and float plane ratings and an A&P mechanic, who discussed his many designs and the history of Sonex Aircraft.
Webinar- Amateur-Built Condition Inspections
Vic Syracuse will help educate builders and non-builders on the nuances of performing a condition inspection on an amateur-built airplane. Including many pictures showing where to look for typical wear items.
Webinar- Flight Testing Your Experimental Amateur-Built Aircraft
Preparing for the first flight of your experimental amateur-built aircraft and developing your Phase 1 test-flight program is critical. Join EAA Flight Advisor Ted Sanders as he discusses the test-flying program he conducted in his Van’s RV-8.
A Belite Built for Two
James Wiebe, EAA 859932, introduces Belite’s first two-seat airplane, the Chipper. It promises affordable STOL and cross-country flying from a kit that’s fast and easy to build. Read more about the Chipper in the January 2018 issue of Sport Aviation.
EAA 2018 Sweepstakes Airplane Time-Lapse
Wonder what it was like to restore the EAA 2018 Sweepstakes Piper J3 Cub? Here's a quick look! Enter to win this airplane at www.EAA.org/sweepstakes.
Webinar- The Experimental Experience - Building, Flying and Maintaining
Whether you are already flying, currently building, seriously considering, or just curious about building an experimental airplane, RV-7A builder Dick Socash discusses his experiences answers many of the questions that come up.
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.