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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"It's a blast! My indicated airspeed
the entire trip was 100 mph. I wasn't as tired as I thought I would
be after flying that distance in a small
Source: David Keck, named last weekend as the
Grand Champion-Rotorcraft at the Southwest Regional EAA Fly-In in
New Braunfels (TX). Not only did he win the competition -- Keck
says he set a flight distance record for the HeliCycle in getting
there from his home in Georgetown (TX), about 75 miles away.