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Flying commercial. Hope they have MKE open after the flooding.
See you there!
Organizers of Euro Fly-in have big plans for this event in the future: Most EAAers will recognize the source of this inspiration - the control tower banner (below) is just one example……
I have a 0-200 for my 601 and was wondering what type of air cleaner slash carbie heat box I should use I have a engine cowl thats nearly identical to what Zenith sell and I was wondering if the air box was what came out of a Cessna 150 or what it was or do zenith sell there own version hope some one can…Continue
Added by Russell Bell on July 13, 2010 at 12:34am — No Comments
Many of you have read about the 4 750's now flying since October from Can-Zac, however few know that along with the 5 601's in the shop for upgrade and finishing we have also finished a STOL 801. This plane has a Lyc IO-360 Dynon D180 with full Autopilot, It has been a far bigger build than the 750's have been but it has also been a Joy to see such a big plane take to the Sky.…
Skip and Mary Perry came by today to visit their airplane. They are having the airframe mods done at Flight Crafters by our technicians. You can see Stan working on their wing in the background.
They should be flying soon!
Added by Russell Lepre' on July 7, 2010 at 4:51pm — No Comments
We recently had the chance to give Steve Flattum the opportunity to test fly our factory demonstrator Zodiac CH 601 XL B (upgraded model). Steve flies for one of the major US airlines and has logged more than 20,000 hours. More importantly though, he has a passion for light aircraft, and he has flown more than 100 types of aircraft (from ultralight to supersonic) and performed more than 20 first flights. He holds a professional pilot degree and is a… Continue
We welcomed Brad Cohen with his Zodiac XL mods. Brad is looking for some help while he does the mod.
Added by Shayne McDaniel on July 2, 2010 at 4:06pm — No Comments
The above map is of a flight by 2 601 XLB.s completed in the the first 2 weeks of June 2010
Some facts about Australia,
Population Aust 22 mil USA 309 mil…
Added by Allan / Zenair Australia on June 30, 2010 at 12:00am — No Comments
The following article recently appeared in the July issue of COPA " Canadian Owners & Pilots Association " and with the recent availability of the excellent floats from Zenith, I sincerely believe that this article, is for any prospective float plane pilot, is an absolute " MUST READ "
It describes the Pro's and Con's of " Amphibs " amphibious floats, and goes into detail regarding the various pitfalls a prespective float plane pilot should expect. I have spoken to the…Continue
Had a great time at the Fly in.
Got to see lots of old friends and make some new friends.
See you at Oshkosh.
Added by Russell Lepre' on June 28, 2010 at 1:05pm — No Comments
The next Zodiac XL beginning the modification. Skins removed and new main spar reinforcements in the process of installation.
Here is the…Continue
Added by Russell Lepre' on June 21, 2010 at 9:29am — No Comments