We started our Viking 130 for the first time yesterday, Saturday, 28 May 2017. It started and idled a little over 1200 rpm (1240-1258)…
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Everything we said it would be, it has turned out to be. The Viking Honda based engine has become the #1 aircraft engine of choice for all sport aircraft builders with over 25 orders at Air Venture…Continue
A propeller where you can have it all.
This adjustable propeller is legal for all pilots to operate. No special skill is required and the entire blade rotate to the desired pitch, rather than twisting the…Continue
So many ask the question of how to build an aircraft that a light sport rated pilot can fly.
Here is the answer to one typical speed question:
The speed of your completed airplane is dictated by it's overall configuration, not the engine. While it is true that Viking would like to show you how fast it could go, it is not true that you will automatically have this speed if you need to comply with a lesser speed.
The pitch of your ground adjustable propeller will give you…Continue