Burt provides some preliminary information about the rolling
motions seen on the First X-Prize Flight
Burt Rutan: The complex reason on why the
rolling departure occurred will be described in a report we will
post at a later date. What I am intending to do here is merely
address some of the incorrect rumors about the rolls that have been
seen in various news stories and web discussion groups.
Mojave airport has seen its share of events and crowds in the
past. The people come, gather, watch some piece of aviation history
play itself out and then they leave. Life at the airfield then
returns to its abnormal normality.
A Britten-Normal Islander (photo below), property of Air
Flamenco out of San Juan (PR), disappeared on Wednesday
evening during a trip from Mayaguez to San Juan's Fernando Luis
Ribas Dominicci Airport (TJIG).
we've been correct from the start. The City closed Meigs illegally
and under false pretenses. They should apologize and make
Source: Steve Whitney, president
of Friends of Meigs Field, commenting on the FAA press release
announcing the initiation of legal action, fines and an
investigation on misuse of federal funds due to
the oh-dark-hundred closing of Meigs Field by Chiacgo Mayor
Velocity XLRG project. Have not been able to finish in four
years. 3 year old Daughter changed plans, partner wants out. This
Velocity XL is further along than a fast build, but you can still
customize, this is the plane for you 817-924-8987.
New, will sell for $60,000.00 (or best offer)