Founder’s Innovation Prize – Charlie Precourt & Ken McKenzie
Ken McKenzie of Airbus Americas and Charlie Precourt, EAA vice chairman of the board, discuss how you can help find the solution to loss of control. The Founder’s Innovation Prize challenges applicants to find a solution to in-flight loss of control.
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EAA Founder's Innovation Prize
EAA’s Founder’s Innovation Prize, sponsored by Airbus, aims to reduce the rate of in-flight loss of control accidents in Experimental Amateur-Built aircraft by challenging members to come up with a solution. See the 2018 winners and their concept.