This strip is 7400' MSL. The density altitude today was 10,300, and the 701 used less than half the "runway" you see behind the plane to take off.

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Comment by Randy Owen on October 14, 2013 at 7:35pm

I paced it off and the clear area is around 900'. I'd estimate I was airborne in about half that.

Comment by Wayne Tyson on July 3, 2013 at 9:00pm

Excuse me if this is my second message (I thought I had posted earlier, but I don't see my post), but I'm curious about how long the landing and takeoff rolls were--any estimates? The perspective and lack of scale make it difficult to judge. I'd like to hear more about high altitude performance.

Comment by Daniel C Hall on July 3, 2013 at 4:26pm

Unmodified?  Rotax 912S?  Wow. 

Comment by Christopher barker on July 1, 2013 at 11:12pm

That is what I call a bush strip.

Comment by Tim Pumphrey on July 1, 2013 at 7:09pm

Great photo, 701 COUNTRY!

Comment by Vance Simons on July 1, 2013 at 6:29pm
Thanks Awesome. I spent the evening attaching my slat bracket to the nise ribs. I got 4 of them done. They turned out great!
Comment by Wayne Clagg on July 1, 2013 at 10:46am

really neat pic and video. Thanks for sharing!

Comment by Kevin Collins on June 29, 2013 at 6:15am

what a neat photo

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